Jennifer E. Ziegler, CPA, specializes in providing accounting expertise in forensic accounting, litigation support, expert witness testimony, and fraud investigations.

She is experienced in consulting with clients and counsel in regard to complex business disputes involving the investigation, evaluation, and quantification of economic damages.

Ms. Ziegler has over twenty years of accounting experience in a wide range of industries including insurance, healthcare providers, pharmaceuticals, startups, not-for-profits, government agencies, oil and gas, and homeowners’ associations.

Her experience encompasses a diverse range of litigation matters including probate and estate disputes, shareholder and partnership disputes, post-acquisition claims, business interruption, accounting professional standards, royalty disputes, and fraud investigations.

Ms. Ziegler has testified in depositions and trials. She has also been appointed by the court as an accounting neutral, a trustee, and an executor.

Ms. Ziegler is a former president of the California Society of CPAs. Her industry background includes a current tenure as a California delegate to the AICPA’s Council.

Employment History

Hemming Morse, LLP
2007 – 2012

Gursey/Schneider, LLP
1998 – 2007

1993 – 1998

University of California, Los Angeles
Internal Audit
1991 – 1993

Professional Affiliations

California Society of Certified Public Accountants

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Council member


Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)

Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)

Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP)

Community/Civic Involvement

Oak Hills Educational Foundation

Areas of Expertise


California State University, Northridge
BS, Business Administration and Accounting