Michael Morhaus's Professional Profile

As a partner in the Anders Forensic and Litigation group, Mike routinely assists businesses, individuals, and law firms in all phases of litigation matters, including the analysis of complex financial models, research of relevant factors, and the preparation of experts and attorneys for depositions and trial testimony. Mike has been qualified as an expert witness and has testified in the United States Bankruptcy Court. He has also testified in a variety of matters in the States of Missouri and Illinois and FINRA arbitration panels across the United States.

In addition to providing business valuation services for a wide range of industries and purposes, Mike specializes in providing business valuation and consulting services in the healthcare industry. These healthcare valuation services include valuations for fair value reporting, mergers and acquisitions, and commercial litigation matters.

Firm Info

  • Joined in 2006
  • Named partner in 2012

Specialties

Education & Certification

  • B.S., Accounting, Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Missouri
  • ABV (Accredited in Business Valuation), awarded by AICPA
  • CFF (Certified in Financial Forensics), awarded by AICPA
  • ASA (Accredited Senior Appraiser), awarded by ASA
  • CVA (Certified Valuation Analyst), awarded by NACVA

Professional Organizations

  • Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MOCPA)
    • Chairman, Business Valuation Committee (2010-2011)
    • Chairman, Business Valuation Conference Committee (2009 & 2010)
    • Member, Business Valuation Committee (2006-2008)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
    • Member, Business Valuation Committee (2007-2011)
    • Member, Ask the Expert Panel (2007-2012)
    • Editorial Advisor, AICPA Journal of Accountancy (2008-Present)
    • Technical Advisor, ACIPA FVS Consulting Digest (2010-Present)
  • American Society of Appraisers (ASA)
    • President, St. Louis Chapter (2005-2006)
  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA)

Community Leadership

  • Museum of Transportation
    • Treasurer (2012-present)
    • Executive Committee (2012-present)
    • Chair, Finance Committee (2012-present)
  • MS Society of St. Louis
    • Bike Steering Committee

Publications

  • Valuation of Companies in a Distressed Economy, MOCPA Business Valuation Conference, December 2010
  • AICPA Business Valuation Standards: What? They Apply to Me?, MOCPA Business Valuation Conference, December 2010
  • Valuing a Business, Washington University School of Law, October 2010
  • Identifying Fraud, National Business Institute, September 2010
  • Purchase Price Allocations & Goodwill Impairment under SFAS 141R/142: An Overview, MOCPA Business Valuation Conference, December 2009
  • Forensic Accounting, Valuation & Tax Matters in Litigation, National Business Institute, May 2009

Presentations

  • Identifying Accounting Fraud: What Every Professional Needs to Know
    • National Business Institute Seminar, June 2014
  • The Divorce Experts | The Divorce Questions
    • Expert Panelist, May 2014
  • Healthcare is all About Managing Risk
    • Leading Edge Alliance Healthcare SIG, June 2014