Mr. Creamer is a Managing Director at Grant Thornton, specializing in litigation, dispute analysis and financial investigation services. He has been practicing as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) since 1978. He is also Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) and Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) by the American Institute of Certified Accountants.
Mr. Creamer is a forensic accountant. Throughout his career, he has performed special investigations, financial audits, purchase and due diligence investigations, corporate recovery and reorganization consulting, regulatory studies, cost accounting studies, and internal control and security reviews. His clients have included public and private companies in banking and financial markets, real estate development and REITs, consumer products, health care, insurance and reinsurance, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, professional services and telecommunications.
In the area of dispute analysis, engagements have included complex liability assessment, fact gathering, financial data analysis, causation determination and economic damages computations in the context of among other things: antitrust, breach of fiduciary duty, false advertising, franchising, fraud, insurance and reinsurance, lender liability, minority shareholder disputes, post-acquisition disputes, professional liability, securities class action and theft of trade secrets.
In the area of special investigations, Mr. Creamer has worked on behalf of audit committees, special committees of boards and management in a range of accounting practices investigations.
Mr. Creamer has served as a sole arbitrator and party arbitrator.
Presentations and publications
Mr. Creamer has given presentations to groups such as PICPA, National Institute for Trial Advocacy, Pennsylvania Bar Institute and the American Bar Association.