James Griffin CPA, CMA, ASA, CVA

James Griffin LLC  appraises closely-held companies for tax returns, financial planning, buy-sell agreements, business sales, marital dissolution, minority shareholder disputes and other purposes.

Mr. Griffin has prepared appraisals of businesses or interests therein for companies in many industries for a wide variety of purposes.  Industries include agriculture, manufacturing, retail, aircraft, gaming, telecommunications, energy, internet commerce, financial services and professional practices. Valuations were done for purposes of preparing acquisition bids, raising capital, minority shareholder dispute resolution, marital dissolution, estate planning, estate and gift tax returns, and in support of fairness opinion letters for public company asset dispositions and solvency letters used in management buyouts and recapitalizations.


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       Professional Designations and Licenses

ASA – Accredited Senior Appraiser, Designated in: Business Valuation by the American Society of Appraisers
CVA - Certified Valuation Analyst with the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts
CPA – Certified Public Accountant, Licensed in the State of Missouri
CMA – Certified Management Accountant
NASD - Former Series 7, 63 & 24 – Investment Banking Principal and Securities Representative
Real Estate Broker – Licensed in the State of Missouri

  Valuations for minority shareholders

  Fair value appraisal for minority shareholders



Industry Experience

       Agriculture and dairy
       Aircraft manufacture
       Business services
       Construction and road building
       Financial services
       Food Service and Production
       Internet Commerce
       Medical Practice
       Metal and woodworking
       Oil and gas
       Web to wireless information service

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