Meet Our Professionals

John M. Bonora

John M. Bonora is the founder and President of Fairfield Forensic and Valuation Services, LLC. Mr. Bonora has over 25 years of experience advising litigation counsel, the Courts, Chapter 11 Debtors and Chapter 7 Trustees. He has directed numerous engagements and prepared expert reports related to alleged fiscal improprieties, the valuation of shareholder interests, the calculation of economic damages, the determination of solvency, and the recoverability of alleged fraudulent transfers and preferential payments. Mr. Bonora has provided grand jury, deposition, hearing, arbitration and trial testimony. He has also served as a troubled business workout specialist, including directing the turnaround and successful reorganization of an equipment distributor.

Mr. Bonora is an Accredited Senior Appraiser by the American Society of Appraisers and is Accredited in Business Valuation and Certified in Financial Forensics by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He earned an MBA from the Harvard Business School and is both a Certified Fraud Examiner and a Certified Public Accountant.

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Joseph A. Klausner

•Proven track record of executive management of global service businesses.
•Key financial advisor to international and regional businesses in the areas of distribution, manufacturing, construction, advertising and business services.
•More than 47 years experience in public accounting within a major international accounting firm.
•Extensive knowledge in working with Boards of Directors and business executives.
•Business advisor to closely held and developing businesses.

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Robert V. Castro

Bob has more than 30 years of audit, tax and business advisory experience Bob retired from BDO Seidman, LLP (now known as BDO USA,LLP) where he spent most of his professional career as an audit partner. In 1994 Bob was named as BDO’s first ever Managing Director of their newly created Financial Services Group. Bob was BDO’s national consulting resource for the financial services industry as well as one of the New York‘s metropolitan area partners for Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) matters. As an assurance partner Bob delivered accounting, audit and business advisory services.

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