- Brand Protection
- Corporate Investigation
- Evidence Retrieval
- Money Laundering
- Electronic Risk Control
Michael G. Kessler specializing in a wide variety of forensic & investigative programs.
Michael has conducted hundreds of complex investigations, forensic audits and computer forensic examinations and has been retained by some of the nation’s leading attorneys, corporations and government agencies for assistance and training.
He has also planned, organized and supervised inter-governmental task forces dealing with white-collar crimes.
Kessler has supervised some of the largest white collar operations conducted including the investigations of Jessica Hahn, and Leona Helmsley.
Kessler has been classified as an expert in the area of forensic accounting and computer forensics and has provided his expertise for many defense and plaintiff cases involving fraud, embezzlement, malpractice, damage calculations, real estate, intellectual property, construction, insurance, estates, hospitality, health care, money laundering, high technology and computer crimes.
He has also been tasked by Fortune 500 companies, federal and state government agencies and professional associations to develop and execute forensic audit training programs for their staff.
Kessler has also been requested to be an Independent Private Sector Inspector General for corporations and government agencies.
Kessler has held the position of Deputy Inspector General, Chief of Investigations for Department of Tax and Finance, Director of Revenue Crimes Bureau and Assistant Chief Auditor for Special Prosecutor
He had been employed by Blue Cross/Blue Shield as a senior field auditor.
Kessler holds a B.S., in accounting and M.B.A., in Executive Management and a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Business.
He has served or serves as a consultant to the Special Investigations Unit of District Attorney.
Kessler is regularly called upon by CNN, ABC News, CBS News, Fox Television and various newspapers and magazines to provide his expert opinion on a news breaking story.
He has served as an instructor at Hofstra University and has been qualified as a Certified Forensic Accountant, Certified Internal Controls Auditor, Certified Fraud Examiner and a Board Certified Forensic Examiner and is a Dipolmate of the American Board of Forensic Accounting.
Expert in the area of forensic accounting and computer forensics.
He has served on the Litigation Forensics Board and is Chairman of the College of Forensic Examiners – Executive Board of Forensic Accounting.
Kessler has also attained accreditation from the Academy of Experts in the United Kingdom.
Kessler has received letters of commendation from government officials throughout the country. He received the Outstanding Citizenship Award for his exemplary service to the city.
Kessler is the editor of numerous trade publication articles and a co- author of “Fraud Audit Review Manual for Hospitals”.
Michael G. Kessler, an internationally respected investigative expert who has assisted in thousands of successful investigations for corporations and government agencies worldwide.
The clients who’ve come to rely on Kessler for all of their investigation needs include preeminent national and multi-national companies, government agencies, financial institutions, investment groups, insurance companies, law firms and private individuals.
Known for his quality of investigations and the integrity, his extensive portfolio of services include forensic accounting, business intelligence, investigation and surveillance, Internet monitoring, and comprehensive litigation support for attorneys and their clients.
Kessler’s success is the direct result of our unique combination of financial expertise and investigative abilities, and the highly effective team approach to each case.
Kessler’s investigation team has years of experience and specialized skills in the areas of accounting, financial analysis, investigation work, information systems, law enforcement and computer forensics.
You will receive the full benefit of this collective expertise, as well as utmost attention to the unique details and requirements of your program.
He has the expertise in local business practices and provides important contacts with law enforcement agencies.
Wherever the threats to your business exist-perhaps it’s a software piracy ring in the Pacific Rim, a product counterfeiting operation in Europe or an embezzlement in your own backyard – Kessler offers you a discreet, capable and thoroughly professional business program, committed to restoring your peace of mind.
He has the expertise to detect and vigorously pursue those who pose harm to your business, and to prepare you for their prosecution.
He will help you develop proactive measures to prevent and deter future harm.
Kessler provides you access the very best personnel, methodologies and technological tools in the investigation consulting industry.
You will have our ironclad commitment to deliver the swift, conclusive results that you demand.