Andrew D. Richmond

Senior Vice President


  • Chicago


Andy Richmond has over thirty years of litigation consulting and expert witness experience. He has testified on the topics of forensic accounting, fraud and concealment schemes, valuation, loss causation, and economic damages in a wide variety of commercial disputes. Mr. Richmond has also led independent forensic accounting investigations for boards, special committees, company management, and Monitoring Trustees of the U.S. Department of Justice. Who’s Who Legal (WWL) has recognized him as a Thought Leader among commercial litigation practitioners.

In dispute-related matters, Mr. Richmond’s clients have included both public and private companies in professional services, manufacturing, banking, real estate, healthcare, energy, insurance, entertainment, and technology. In investigation-related matters, he has examined financial reporting fraud, Ponzi schemes, asset misappropriation, and other forms of corporate misconduct.

Prior to joining Cornerstone Research, Mr. Richmond was a managing director at Navigant Consulting, and previously was with Arthur Andersen and KPMG. He has been a recurring guest lecturer at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the University of Notre Dame.

Mr. Richmond is a licensed certified public accountant (CPA) and a certified fraud examiner (CFE). He is accredited in business valuation (ABV) and also certified in financial forensics (CFF) by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).

Mr. Richmond is a member of Cornerstone Research’s board of directors and serves on multiple management committees at the firm. He also chairs the finance and investment committees for Little City, a nonprofit that serves adults and children with developmental disabilities.

Professional Affiliations
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2023 WWL: Thought Leaders – Commercial Litigation

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WWL Expert Witnesses: Commercial Litigation 2022


Allegations of Accounting Firm Liability


Financial Reporting Investigation Following SEC Inquiry


Revenue and Financial Reporting Internal Investigation

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Cornerstone Research Promotes Yesim C. Richardson and Andrew D. Richmond to Senior Vice President

  • 2021 Financial Statement Fraud Seminar Series, CARE (Center for Accounting Research and Education), Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame, 5 April 2021
  • “Lessons to Be Learned from Corporate Fraud Cases, 2018,” Fraud Day, Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame, 6 April 2018
  • “Lessons to Be Learned from Corporate Fraud Cases, 2017,” Fraud Day, Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame, 2 April 2017
  • “Forensic Investigations and Accounting Fraud,” Cornerstone Research and St. John’s University, 15 April 2015