- Senior Managing Director
- Forensic & Litigation Consulting
- T: +1 212 841 9307
- F: +1 212 841 9350
- Three Times Square
- 9th Floor
- New York, NY, 10036
- United States
- T: +1 212 247 1010
- F: +1 212 841 9350
- B.S./M.S., Accounting, Wake Forest University
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
- Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
- New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies, Adjunct Professor
- Expert Testimony
- Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)
- Forensic Accounting & Investigations
- Post-Acquisition Disputes
- SEC Investigations
Tara Mulkeen is a Senior Managing Director in the Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services practice within the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment at FTI Consulting. She is based in New York.
Ms. Mulkeen specializes in providing financial analysis to attorneys in litigation, financial accounting and forensic investigations, and accounting and auditing malpractice matters in the United States and abroad. Ms. Mulkeen’s industry experience includes distribution, retail, apparel, consumer products, financial services, telecommunications, insurance and entertainment sectors.
Ms. Mulkeen has advised on contract dispute matters involving financial accounting and reporting issues (potential violations of GAAP) and related auditing issues (potential violations of GAAS). Ms. Mulkeen advises on a variety of technical accounting and Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) matters. She has successfully assisted corporations in responding to SEC inquiries, investigating accounting issues, and completing financial statement restatements.
Ms. Mulkeen directs large-scale financial consulting services engagements for clients involved in various types of fraud and forensic accounting matters and has experience advising audit committee members and legal counsel, conducting investigative interviews, drafting expert reports, and deposition preparation.
Ms. Mulkeen’s litigation and dispute advisory services experience includes assisting domestic and international clients in commercial disputes involving corporate transactions, working capital adjustments, post-closing balance sheet adjustments and earn out calculations. She has extensive experience with damages analyses, including drafting expert reports and participating in arbitration proceedings.
Ms. Mulkeen holds an M.S. and B.S. in Accounting from Wake Forest University. She is a Certified Public Accountant in New York and North Carolina. Ms. Mulkeen is also Certified in Financial Forensics and is a Certified Fraud Examiner. Ms. Mulkeen has served as an Adjunct Professor, teaching the course Prevention and Detection of Fraudulent Financial Reporting, a required course within the Forensic Accounting Program of New York University’s Finance, Law and Taxation Program of NYU’s School of Continuing & Professional Studies.