Themi Rush has over ten years of experience in the areas of accounting, damages, and other fraud and forensic accounting matters.

She has extensive forensic accounting expertise in matters involving the interpretation of accounting and auditing standards (GAAP and GAAS). She has consulted on investigations involving auditor negligence, including the evaluation of audit procedures performed with respect to high-risk audit areas, as well as other key phases of the audit. She also has experience in matters involving the evaluation of methodologies observed by organizations to prepare, record, and present financial statement information for reporting and the determination of compliance with applicable standards.

Ms. Rush has extensive experience with complex accounting matters requiring in-depth analyses of financial data and records with respect to areas such as internal controls, management estimates, related party transactions, and subsequent events. She has also managed projects involving revenue recognition issues, the assessment of alter-ego indicia, post-acquisition disputes, lost-profit calculations in business interruption claims, and bankruptcy matters.

Before joining BRG, Ms. Rush was an associate director within the Forensic Accounting department of a national consulting firm. She also spent several years working as an auditor in Big Four public accounting, primarily in the areas of real estate, construction, and not-for-profit organizations.

Employment History

Capstone Advisory Group
Associate director
2007 – 2015

Associate director
2006 – 2007

Senior auditor
2004 – 2006

Professional Affiliations

Association for Fraud Examiners

Illinois CPA Society

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI) Young Professionals Board
Vice-chair and membership chair




Areas of Expertise


Depaul University
BA, Accountancy, 2004