Commercial Litigation Support

Consulting & Advisory

Family Law Litigation Support

Fraud & Forensic Accounting


Closely Held Business

Lauren McCarthy



Professional Overview

Lauren specializes in litigation support and valuation services for family law and complex commercial disputes. With more than 10 years in public accounting, she’s well versed in analyzing accounting records, tax returns, and other financial data.

Specifically, Lauren assists counsel in resolving complex financial issues in litigious matters, including calculations of income and cash flow, preparation of financial declarations, child support extrapolations, analysis for marital balance sheets, tax effects of asset distributions, standard of living analysis, and economic damages. She has also assisted clients with shareholder disputes and business valuations for estate and gift tax planning.

Prior to joining the Forensics, Valuation, and Litigation Support practice, Lauren provided tax planning and compliance services for pass-through entities and individuals.

Education, Credentials and Special Training

  • Certified Public Accountant, licensed in South Carolina
  • Accredited in Business Valuation
  • MAcc (Tax emphasis), University of South Carolina
  • BS, Accounting, Clemson University

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants

Civic/Community organizations

  • Junior League of Charleston, Member