Michael O’Connor is a Managing Director in the Dispute Consulting group. Mike leads the firm’s forensic investigations practice. He has over 30 years of experience providing forensic accounting, litigation, and regulatory consulting services to clients in a variety of industries including communications, utilities, insurance, transportation, and manufacturing. Mike has also managed audits of large public companies regulated by the SEC. His experience includes assisting clients with litigation, investigations and restatements, due diligence, data analytics, post M&A disputes, complex accounting, and financial reporting matters. Mike serves as an expert witness and has directly interfaced with the SEC and the FCC to resolve clients’ issues.
Prior to joining Stout, Mike was a Founder and Managing Director at Natoma Partners.
Mike is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Illinois CPA Society and the Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago Board of Advisors.