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Lindsey Dean, CPA, CFE

Lindsey Dean, CPA, CFE

Managing Consultant

Lindsey Dean is a Bates Group Managing Consultant for the Regulatory and Internal Investigations practice. With more than a decade of professional accounting experience, Ms. Dean has specialized for seven years in providing forensic accounting and litigation consulting services. She has significant experience in accounting and financial consulting services as they relate to litigation and dispute resolution for companies, government entities, and law firms. Ms. Dean’s engagement experience includes financial statement analysis, interpretation of accounting standards and industry-specific authoritative literature, auditor malpractice examinations, and complex liability and damages analyses for a variety of industries, specializing in insurance companies.

Prior to joining Bates, Ms. Dean practiced as a forensic accountant and litigation consultant for Veris Consulting in Reston, VA and Credibility International in Washington, D.C. She also served as an external auditor focused in the financial services industry with Ernst & Young in Philadelphia, PA.

Lindsey is a consultant and subject matter expert in these Practice Areas and Services:



Bates Group LLC, Managing Consultant, Regulatory and Internal Investigations, 2018 – Present

Credibility International, Manager, Forensic Accounting & Litigation Consulting, 2016 – 2017

Veris Consulting, Senior Manager, Forensic Accounting & Litigation Consulting, 2011 – 2016

Ernst & Young, Senior Auditor, 2007 – 2011


Elizabethtown College, Bachelors of Science - Accounting

Professional Qualifications / Associations

Certified Public Accountant

Member, AICPA

Certified Fraud Examiner

Member, ACFE

American Bar Association

Diversity Chair of Expert Witness Committee in the Section of Litigation