GBQ has grown to become a national valuation and financial opinion services practice through our ability to provide world-class valuation quality, capabilities, and expertise. With valuation offices in Chicago, Cincinnati, Columbus, Indianapolis, New York and Philadelphia, we perform 400+ valuation assignments annually for companies in virtually every industry nationwide. Our valuation professionals have extensive experience in the valuation of businesses, business interests, and intangible assets of both privately held and publicly traded companies. We specialize in valuations performed in the context of business succession planning, estate & gift taxation, ESOPs, financial reporting, transaction advisory, and various other corporate-related matters. Our staff includes accredited members of the CFA Institute (CFA), the American Society of Appraisers (ASA), the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (CVA), the Institute of Business Appraisers (CBA), and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (CPA/ABV). We are specialized in developing independent valuations with reasoned positions and comprehensive documentation to provide critical support for potential challenge or scrutiny.