RS Forensic is a leading team of forensic accountants working with law firms in London, Surrey and the South East. We provide independent and objective expert witness and advisory services to UK and international clients in dispute
Since RS Forensic was established in 2011, it has gone from strength to strength and currently boasts a six-strong team of specialist forensic accountants led by Kate Hart.
We have a wealth of forensic accounting experience advising corporate and personal clients across a wide range of matters from commercial disputes and investigations to divorce and personal injury claims.
Who we are
RS Forensic is a dedicated team of specialist forensic accountants based near Guildford, Surrey. Our expert team has more than 20 years of city / Big Four forensic accounting experience working in London and abroad. This, combined with some of our best home grown talent, means we deliver high quality yet cost-effective expert accounting advice.
As part of the leading independent accountancy firm, Roffe Swayne, RS Forensic is able to draw on the broader experience of the firm’s other tax and accounting professionals as well as valuation specialists from the RS Corporate Finance team. By doing so, we provide tailored advice and deliver robust expert reports
RS Forensic is a member of NIFA, a Network of Independent Forensic Accountants working throughout the UK and Ireland.
Who we work with
RS Forensic receives instructions from a broad range of commercial dispute resolution, personal injury and family lawyers, including many from leading London and Surrey based law firms.
We are instructed on behalf of claimants, defendants, applicants and respondents and regularly act as single joint expert for both parties.
RS Forensic works with a broad spectrum of clients including HNW individuals, partnerships and owner managed businesses. We also work on smaller cases for larger national and international corporates.
How we can help
We can help you to understand the financial aspects of your case at an early stage. This often helps the parties to achieve an early resolution of their dispute, resulting in lower overall fees associated with the case. Getting us involved early on can really focus minds on the next steps to take.
Clear and concise advice
We work closely with our clients and their advisors as required to ensure that we provide clear and concise advice (from calculations to expert witness reports) that meets each client’s specific needs. We are not afraid to challenge our instructions if we consider it necessary.
RS Forensic prepares expert evidence in a format suitable for the relevant proceedings. Our expert witness reports are compliant with the relevant procedure rules (CPR, CrimPR or FPR) and associated practice directions.
RS Forensic has experience of giving evidence in court and at arbitration. We regularly act as an expert determiner and can assist at mediation and in employment and land tribunal cases. We also offer a mediation service for commercial disputes.
RS Forensic has experience of assisting with the following types of matters:
Typically instructed to provide independent and objective expert witness and advisory services in relation to matters involving owner-managed SME businesses.