T. J. Liles-Tims is a Co-Founding Partner at BVFF Partners, LLC, a certified business valuation and advisory firm. His expertise lies in business valuations, fraud examination, and commercial and personal damages quantification. Before Co-Founding BVFF, He ran his own business valuation and financial forensics firm, LilesTims, Inc. He received a B.B.A and an M.B.A in Finance from the University of Central Oklahoma, where his field of graduate study was financial management and investment analysis focusing on valuation models and financial analysis. Additionally, he has earned his designation as a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and Master Analyst in Financial Forensics (MAFF). He is an Instructor, Contributor, and Author for the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) in the areas of business valuation, litigation consulting, and financial forensics and was awarded NACVA’s “2020 Circle of Light Award,” “2018/2019 Instructor of the Year,” and former Chair of NACVA’s “Business Valuation Credentialing Board.” He has taught numerous continuing education classes in business valuations and financial forensics. He is an Adjunct Professor at Oklahoma City University in “Forensic Economics.”
Mr. Liles-Tims regularly conducts business valuations for a variety of industries and matters involving litigation, estate and gift tax, and ownership transfers. Experience in financial forensics includes litigation, detection and quantification of various forms of financial fraud, divorce-related matters, embezzlement, criminal tax fraud, and the quantification of commercial and personal damages. Testimonial experience includes cases in federal and state court, as well as arbitrations.