Investors anticipate an objective third-party opinion. Auditors require fair value reporting. The IRS demands accredited appraisals. Our team of accredited valuation specialists helps business owners and their advisors comply with complex requirements and regulations. 


When the value of a business becomes a hotly contested issue, a valuation can help resolve disputes. Our accredited valuation specialists offer expertise in buyouts, negotiation, mediation, written opinions of value, preparation for deposition or trial, and expert testimony.

Our Valuation Team

Charter’s valuation services practice is led by Christine Baker, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA. Members of our valuation team have earned highly regarded professional credentials including Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) of the American Society of AppraisersAccredited in Business Valuation (ABV) of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts. These credentials, which require years of experience in the discipline of business valuation and appraisal, demonstrate our commitment to upholding rigorous standards of professionalism, expertise, objectivity, and integrity.