NIFA Trends Review 2017 sees 24% increase in use of expert appointments

NIFA Forensic AccountantsThe NIFA Trends Review 2017 is published by NIFA (the UK’s Network of Independent Forensic Accountants) and looks at trends across its members. Overall cases are up, but significantly there’s a 24% increase in expert appointments and a 30% fall in advisory work.

The Trends Review reports an overall increase of 4% in the number of cases handled by its members in 2017. The shift from advisory to expert is most evident in the areas of commercial litigation and professional negligence, where there has been a fall in the overall number of appointments in 2017 compared to 2016, but also a move from advisory to expert appointments.

Download the report NIFA Review of Trends 2017