is a national affiliation
of the most senior, credentialed and qualified business
appraisers in the United States. American
is a full-service appraisal firm offering a wide range of
business appraisal services in the San Francisco Bay Area, San Jose, and the Silicon Valley.
Mr. Michael Eggers CPA/ABV, ASA, CBA, and Mr. Robert W.
Laversin CPA/ABV, ASA, CBA are two of the fewer than 100
professionals in the United States who hold all three of
the nationally recognized business appraisal credentials:
Certified Public Accountant Accredited in Business Valuation
(CPA/ABV), Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA), and Certified
Business Appraiser (CBA). They have testified on behalf
of both plaintiffs and defendants but most often as court
appointed experts in State and federal jurisdictions and
have completed appraisals of businesses in all areas of
Messrs. Eggers and Laversin are also skilled in Alternate
Dispute Resolutions (ADR) serving as mediators, arbitrators
and even as provisional directors in contested share disputes.
They have been appointed special masters and stipulated
as judicial officers to hear testimony and recommend decisions,
as well as been court appointed receivers. They are knowledgeable
and aware of corporate governance, standard transaction
terms and related negotiations, as well as corporate finance.
View Robert Laversin's qualifications
and Michael Eggers' qualifications
Our clients include national. regional and local law firms,
major corporations, business owners, and high net worth
individuals. We appraised businesses with revenues ranging
in size from $100,000 to $500 million in sales in distribution,
retail, food service, manufacturing, wholesaling, technology,
life sciences, financial services, and transportation industries.