Joe1.jpg              Joseph M. Lothschutz, CPA, CFF

                   3033 Orchard Vista Drive, S.E., Ste. 306
                   Grand Rapids, Michigan  49546
                   Phone: (616) 575-1122
                   Fax: (616) 575-1951
                   Email: jlothschutz@walnay.com





  • Vice President of Walworth & Nayh, P.C.
  • Thirty-six years of experience in forensic accounting and litigation support for both Plaintiffs and Defendants.  Analyzed economic damages for small businesses to multinational companies, including multimillion-dollar disputes.  The financial accounting and economic studies are analyzed with independence, objectivity and consistency.
  • Damage studies prepared for clients have included:  loss of business income, including values and extra expenses; loss of income for death, injury and job termination; inventory, equipment and other contents losses; embezzlements; fidelity bonds; fraud investigations; theft losses.
  • Served as Appraiser in damage claim disputes.
  • Testified as expert witness in State Courts of Michigan on matters involving valuation, fraud and other matters related to damage studies.
  • Some of the types of businesses reviewed include (not a comprehensive list):  manufacturing, retail/wholesale, service and others.


  • B.S. - Business Administration, 1984; Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, MI
  • C.P.A., State of Michigan, 1988

Professional Associations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
    • Certified in Financial Forensics
  • Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants