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(803) 212-8974

 

Credentials—George W. DuRant

George is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Accounting, cum laude, from the University of South Carolina in 1973. His complete curriculum vitae is available upon request.


Licenses, Memberships, & Accreditations

Licensed by the South Carolina Board of Accountancy (1975; License #982),
Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Member of the South Carolina Association of CPAs (Past Chairman Business Valuation/Forensic & Litigation Services Task Force; Past Member Behavioral Standards Committee)
Member of the Central Chapter of the South Carolina Association of CPAs (Past President, Vice President, Secretary & Treasurer)
Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV)—AICPA
Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)—AICPA
Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) in Business Valuation, American Society of Appraisers (ASA) (Past President of South Carolina Chapter of ASA)

AICPA's Joint Trial Board

George serves on the AICPA's Joint Trial Board along with 36 other CPAs from across the nation. The AICPA's Joint Trial Board Division is responsible for adjudicating alleged violations of the AICPA's bylaws and Code of Professional Conduct.


Trials

George has been qualified as an expert and has given opinion testimony in one or more areas of his expertise in the following venues: 

United States District Court for the District of South Carolina
United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of South Carolina
South Carolina Circuit Court

South Carolina Family Court
Private Arbitration Panels


Court-Appointed Examiner

George has successfully served as Examiner appointed by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of South Carolina in the Chapter 11 cases of Harold H. Pavilack (Case No. 10-06503-JW; Examiner Report filed on October 26, 2010) and Congaree Triton Acquisitions, LLC (Case No. 12-00456-JW; Examiner Report filed on May 24, 2012).