Michael J. Eggers

Of Counsel

Mr. Eggers is a Master Certified Business Appraiser (MCBA), a Fellow of the Institute of Business Appraisers (FIBA,) an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) in Business Valuation and Appraisal as certified by the American Society of Appraisers, Accredited in Business Appraisal Review (ABAR) and a Certified Public Accountant accredited in Business Valuation (CPA/ABV). He is one of an estimated 25 business appraisers in the United States so accredited.

Mr. Eggers specializes in the following business valuation and litigation support services:

  • Business Valuation and Business Appraisal

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution and Mediation Services

  • Family Law Financial Analysis and Appraisal Services – Marital Dissolution

  • Estate and Gift Tax Valuations

  • Family Limited Partnership and Multitiered Entity Valuations

  • Business and Personal Injury Damage Calculations and Testimony

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Reorganizations and Recapitalizations

  • Litigation and Litigation Support Services

He has been appointed as a Special Master in three Bay Area County Superior Courts, by special appointment has provided consultation services to the court judiciary, participated in a colloquium on advanced business valuation issues sponsored by the California State Judicial Council, and made instructional presentations to finance, accounting and legal professional organizations on business valuation issues. He has participated in over 750 valuation engagements.

Prior to joining the firm in 1989, Mr. Eggers was a partner in the international accounting firm of Arthur Young participating in merger and acquisition activities and providing entrepreneurial and valuation services to clients.

Mr. Eggers has presented continuing education presentations to the local bar association on various business valuation topics including the development of capitalization and discount rates, the differences in market vs. income approach to valuation and the standard of value used in various engagements and assignments.

At the request of the Rutter Group and California State Judicial Council, Mr. Eggers made presentations to California’s top lawyers and judges on various business valuation and financial statement analysis topics.

Mr. Eggers is co-chair of the IBA’s Qualification Review committee and Chairman of the Professional Standards Committee for the IBA. He is a certified instructor for the AICPA, AMA, and IBA. Mr. Eggers provided technical assistance to a project group working on the valuation of the Panama Canal for its millennium transfer.