Womack Named Partner At Lattimore Black Morgan And Cain

Monday, August 12, 2013

Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain, and the LBMC Family of Companies, one of the southeast’s largest accounting and business consulting firms, has named Scott Womack, ASA, CFFA, as partner in LBMC’s Valuation Advisory, Litigation Support/ Forensic Accounting and Business Transition Services. This team consists of professionals with experience that includes: valuations of companies, intangible assets, compensation arrangements for transactions and regulatory compliance purposes, and expert witness testimony regarding economic damages in disputes arising from breach of contract, unfair competition, infringement of intellectual property, fraud, and family law.

Mr. Womack concentrates his practice in family law litigation and valuation matters involving a variety of industries. He assists estate planning attorneys in federal and state valuation matters, family law attorneys in divorce matters (including business valuation, forensic accounting, division of marital estate, etc.), and small business owners involving the potential sale of their businesses.

“Scott’s expertise in litigation support in particular our family law and valuation matters, has been invaluable this year helping us keep up with the fast paced growth in our division,” says David Wood, lead partner for the LBMC Valuation  Litigation and Business Acquisition/Disposition team. “His significant experience in forensic accounting has been a huge asset as well as his demonstrated strong leadership skills in his respective practice area. It’s an honor to congratulate him as a 2013 new partner as I know he will be instrumental in our continued growth in the years to come.” 

Mr. Womack is an accredited senior appraiser with the American Society of Appraisers and a Master Analyst in Financial Forensics with the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts. Some specific valuation concentration includes: Gift, estate and income tax planning and reporting (valuation of businesses and business interests), Financial Reporting under FASB ASC 350 (goodwill impairment testing- formerly FAS 142), FASB 718 (valuation of stock-based compensation including stock options, restricted stock, stock appreciation rights, etc.- formerly FAS 123R), Holding Company Valuations (real estate/marketable securities), Undivided Interests in Real Estate and Automobile Dealership Valuations.

Mr. Womack is a graduate of Baylor University in Waco, Texas, where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.  In his free time he is giving back to his profession and community in a variety of areas including: treasurer of Middle Tennessee Chapter of American Society of Appraisers, National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Nashville, and a Member of Events Advisory Committee with The Nashville Sports Council. Mr. Womack is a native of Franklin, Tennessee and currently resides in Nashville with his wife and son.


Scam Phone Calls Continue; IRS Identifies Five Easy Ways To Spot Suspicious Calls

The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert today providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS.   These callers may demand money or may say you have a refund due and try to trick you into sharing private information. These con artists can sound convincing when they call. They ... (click for more)

CBL & Associates Properties To Pay Common And Preferred Stock Dividends

CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. Thursday announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend for the company’s Common Stock of $0.245 per share for the quarter ending Sept. 30. The dividend is payable on Oct. 15 to shareholders of record as of Sept. 30. The Board also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.4609375 per depositary share for the ... (click for more)

Bradley, 24, Charged In Death Of Boy, 3; Child Had Numerous Injuries After Left With Boyfriend; Mother Was In Workhouse

Justin Dale Bradley has been charged with criminal homicide in the death of a three-year-old child, who was rushed to the hospital on Wednesday and later died. Police said Dakota James Arndt had numerous injuries over his body. Authorities said Bradley, 24, is the boyfriend of the child's mother, Brianna Kwekel, who was in the Workhouse at the time. Ms. Kwekel was serving 48 ... (click for more)

Helen Burns Sharp Asks Recovery Of Legal Fees In Successful Black Creek TIF Lawsuit

Helen Burns Sharp, citizen activist who sued to try to stop a $9 million Black Creek Tax Increment Financing (TIF) and won, is seeking to have her legal expenses paid by the city and the developers. Ms. Sharp said in a court filing that her legal bills to attorney John Konvalinka are $74,427 thus far. Chancellor Frank Brown ruled in favor of Ms. Sharp, saying the Sunshine ... (click for more)

Decimating The Chattanooga Public Library

Corinne Hill claims that the library is just undergoing a normal weeding process for eliminating books.  She has bragged that she's responsible for the elimination of over 100,000 books - with more to go. "Normal" weeding is not rampant throwing away.  Yes, books go to the Friends for their sale - where they get $2 for a $75 book and thousands wind up being recycled ... (click for more)

The Many Lessons I Learned From Helen McDonald Exum

Helen McDonald Exum was my friend and mentor. As I think of her passing I can only imagine the celebration that is happening in heaven as the news of her arrival is being told. I am sure that there is a party that not only has she organized but that there is not a detail that has been left to chance. I am sure that it is the grandest of events, for you see, she has been planing ... (click for more)