Jay R. Cunningham, CPA/CFF, CVA

director

PROFILE

Jay Cunningham is a director in Katz, Sapper & Miller’s Litigation Services Group. He has more than a decade of experience in providing advisory services to attorneys and clients involved in disputes or litigation. Jay’s dispute advisory experience includes all aspects of the litigation process – from discovery and damage analysis to providing deposition and trial testimony and demonstrative evidence – and he offers consulting services in the context of disputes or litigation involving breach of contract, breach of non-compete agreements, insurance claims, intellectual property, shareholder disputes, wrongful death/personal injury, and wrongful termination. In addition to performing industry and market analyses, Jay also has extensive experience in calculating damages based on lost sales, profits and cash flows as well as incremental profits, reasonable royalties, unjust enrichment and valuations.

Jay has worked with public and privately held companies in several industries, including automotive, consumer products, electrical components, financial services, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, social networking websites and telecommunications. Prior to joining the firm, he served as director in FTI Consulting’s Forensic and Litigation Consulting practice, and he worked in KPMG’s Forensic Dispute Advisory Services practice.

EDUCATION

Jay earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting as well as a Master of Science degree in professional accountancy from Murray State University.

ASSOCIATIONS AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Jay is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (Forensic and Valuation Services Membership Section), the Indiana CPA Society and the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts. He is Certified in Financial Forensics, a Certified Valuation Analyst, and a Master Analyst in Financial Forensics. 
 
In addition, Jay currently serves as a board member of Heritage Place Indianapolis and Carpe Diem charter schools.