Craig Billings CPA, ABV, CFF, ASA

(608) 826-2523   
Madison

ON THE JOB

Craig is a Valuation Analyst at SVA Certified Public Accountants, S.C. and leads the valuation practice in the firm’s Madison office. He is responsible for the performance and oversight of engagements in litigation and consulting matters involving valuation, damages, tax and financial issues and has valued numerous businesses in a variety of industries that span the economic spectrum.

Craig has a diversified background in finance, accounting, tax and litigation consulting and has provided expert witness services in connection with an assortment of contested matters. He is known and respected for his uncompromising objectivity and logic in his analysis and conclusions and the ability to communicate the results clearly and effectively.

Although he is experienced at expert testimony, Craig works with clients to provide valuable and meaningful analysis, often in a cost-effective phased approach, that can lead to settlement before trial.

He has co-authored publications on business valuation and family law services and has presented valuation and forensic accounting topics to business owners, attorneys and judges in many forums.

Education

  • University of Wisconsin
    • Master of Business Administration
    • Bachelor of Business Administration

Credentials

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Accredited in Business Valuations (ABV)
  • Certified Financial Forensics (CFF)
  • Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA)

Speaking Experience

  • Dane County Bar Association
  • Milwaukee Bar Association
  • American Society of Appraisers (ASA) – Wisconsin Chapter
  • National Business Institute (NBI)
  • Control Systems Integrators Association
  • CLE at Various Law Firms

Publications

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • American Bar Association
  • NBI

Professional Memberships/Affiliations/Activities

  • American Society of Appraisers (ASA)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA)
  • AICPA’s Forensic and Litigation Services Family Law Task Force

Civic/Community Involvement

  • Advisor to the University of Wisconsin’s Launching Entrepreneurial Advisory Panels (LEAP) program

Personal

Craig is an avid cyclist and also plays hockey and swims. He enjoys cooking and most outdoor activities.

SPEAKER SOURCE

Craig is a Valuation Analyst at SVA Certified Public Accountants, S.C. and leads the valuation practice in the firm’s Madison office. He is responsible for the performance and oversight of engagements in litigation and consulting matters involving valuation, damages, tax and financial issues and has valued numerous businesses in a variety of industries that span the economic spectrum.

The following is a partial list of the topics Craig covers:

  • The Why and How of Business Valuations
  • Understanding Intellectual Property Valuation
  • Make the Most of Intangible Asset Valuation
  • Understanding Economic Damages
  • Financial Analysis and Valuations Go Hand-in-Hand
  • How Can Forensic Accounting Help You

Craig has spoken to audiences at:

  • American Society of Appraisers (ASA) – Wisconsin Chapter
  • Dane County Bar Association
  • Milwaukee Bar Association
  • National Business Institute (NBI)
  • Various law firms
  • Various trade associations