Patrick Braley


Patrick Braley is a Partner in and the Service Line Leader for our Disputes, Valuation and Forensics practice. Patrick has extensive experience assisting his clients with corporate investigations, compliance reviews, litigation support, economic damage analyses, complex accounting issues and anti-fraud consulting services. Given his experience, Patrick speaks regularly and writes articles regarding fraud, healthcare compliance and litigation matters.

Prior to joining Bennett Thrasher in 2008, Patrick spent six years at KPMG LLP and an Atlanta-based CPA firm in their forensic accounting and litigation support practices. Patrick began his career in 1995 at Arthur Andersen LLP where he spent seven years in the assurance and business advisory practice providing financial statement audit services to both publicly-registered and privately-owned companies. Patrick’s experience in public accounting combined with his extensive accounting and compliance experience in the healthcare, professional services, high technology/software, retail, manufacturing and construction industries provide him with a broad base of functional and business knowledge that affords him the opportunity to add significant value to each engagement.

Patrick is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – Certified in Financial Forensics, a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA).  He is also Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC).