Financial Poise

Bill Metzdorff

Bill Metzdorff, CMA, CFE is a Director of Valuation, Litigation, and Transaction Services at WIPFLi, LLP.
Bill provides financial, accounting, and economic analyses to attorneys in connection with major lawsuits involving antitrust, breach of contract, business interruption, and construction claims; fraud/misrepresentation; intellectual property; lost profits damages; and wrongful termination. In his more than 30 years of experience, he has consulted on matters with damages ranging in value from a few thousand dollars to over $3 billion.

Complementing his experience with attorneys, he provides claims preparation services to insureds in connection with major losses involving property damage, business interruption, and fidelity claims.

He serves as an expert witness in federal and state courts involving the determination of damages, working on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants.

Bill’s educational credentials consist of a Bachelor’s of Business Administration and a Master’s in Business Administration, both from the University of Wisconsin – Madison School of Business. Both degrees included a specialization in Finance, Investments and Banking. In addition, he has developed training programs and taught or spoken on issues concerning the calculations of damages, construction claims and other topics pertaining to quantitative analysis and / or litigation consulting.

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) – Member
  • Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) – Associate member
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) – Member
  • Wisconsin Alumni Association, Chicago Chapter – Board member and past president