Fort Worth, Texas-based Whitley Penn (FY17 net revenue of $97.6 million), an IPA 100 firm, announces that Jamie Burress has joined the firm’s Houston office as a managing director in the forensic litigation valuation services group.
Over the past 20 years, Burress led and performed valuations on business entities and intangible assets for acquisition, divestiture, financing, financial reporting and tax. Her valuation experience primarily includes purchase price allocations for financial reporting and tax purposes, goodwill impairment testing, gift and estate valuations, share-based compensation valuations and tax restructuring.
Burress has focused for the last 10 years on the energy sector, including oilfield services, midstream operations, upstream and mining, with a specialty in metals and coal. Additionally, she has advised many clients in the technology, biotechnology, industrial, specialty retail, real estate, health care and financial services industries.
Burress is now part of Whitley Penn’s traded markets practice, which provides both business consulting and litigation support services to participants in traded markets.
“We are eager to welcome Jamie to our team and believe that her diverse experience will be a true asset to the firm and to our clients,” says Jim Penn, PIC of the forensic litigation valuation services group.