provides information to settle disagreements about the quality or fair market value of jewelry, gemstones, watches and residential content. The appraisal report is an expression of a quality analysis and value opinion of this personal property.
Expert Witness Testimony
supports information concluded in an appraisal assignment at a deposition, mediation, or trial.
an offer of an independent opinion about the quality or value of personal property in contested matters.
Value opinions rely on the analysis of sales in a specific marketplace. These market facts support a value conclusion for use in a deposition, mediation, or a trial.
Litigation Appraisal Report
answers a question of value for the intended use of litigation. This appraisal report provides information for a dissolution of a marriage or business, the settlement of an estate matter, and the settlement of a claim for lost or damaged property. Testimony about the value opinion or quality analysis in a report is supported by testimony at mediation or trial.
addresses the value of lost personal property even under the condition that the property no longer exists.
Previous appraisals, client statements, and/or invoices or bills of sale are the basis of these appraisal reports. If paper documentation is lost, an in-depth conversation with the owner, supported by photographs becomes the basis of the valuation.
tells the current value of damaged personal property including the loss in value or diminution following repair.
documents and expresses the current value of personal property for bankruptcy or liquidation of business assets.