Kinsel Accountancy

Forensic Financial Services

Who We Are

KA Forensic continues the legacy of Kinsel Accountancy Corporation. We are internationally recognized experts in forensic accounting, litigation support, risk consulting, investigative accounting, and claims tracking under the direction of our senior partner, Jim Kinsel, CPA, CFF, CFE.

Our mission is to provide exceptional consulting services while remaining independent and objective throughout our involvement without compromising quality. This is the hallmark of our services and what we will strive to provide with every engagement. Our team of licensed professionals is ready to assist you.

Our Professionals

Our licensed team of professionals are well known and respected in the forensic accounting community. We have 30+ years of extensive experience with forensic engagements including the calculation of economic damages, claim services, expert witness testimony, binding arbitrations, and depositions. Our professional staff has assisted in economic and accounting evaluations for multiple industries. Our firm is retained to consult on a variety of cases by numerous clients.

Jim Kinsel

Jim has been providing forensic accounting services since 1989. He specializes in quantifying economic damages resulting from various natural disasters, employee dishonesty, product failure, fire, theft and more.

  • Certified Public Accountant, California, License Number 86806
  • Certified in Financial Forensics, administered through the AICPA
  • Certified Fraud Examiner, Member Number 70675



  • 09/15/89Hurricane Hugo

  • 08/23/92Hurricane Andrew

  • 09/11/92 Hurricane Iniki

  • 01/17/94 Northridge Earthquake

  • 09/06/96 Typhoon Sally

  • 08/06/97 Typhoon Winnie

  • 09/11/01 9/11

  • 10/28/03 San Diego Wildfires

  • 09/09/04 Hurricane Ivan

  • 09/25/05 Hurricane Katrina

  • 10/24/05 Hurricane Wilma

  • 10/30/07 San Diego Wildfires

  • 11/13/08 Montecito Tea Fire

  • 09/20/13 Seattle Seawall - Seawall Water Project

  • 10/08/16 Hurricane Mathew

  • 09/10/17 Hurricane Irma

  • 10/09/17 Sonoma Wildfires

  • 12/04/17 Santa Paula - Thomas Fire

  • 01/09/18 Montecito Mudslides

  • 11/08/18 Woosley Fire - Malibu

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