Las Vegas Office
Stephen J. Nicolatus, ASA

Stephen J. Nicolatus holds a B.S. degree from the University of Utah and a M.S. degree from the University of Arizona. He is an Accredited Senior Appraiser with the American Society of Appraisers ("ASA") in business valuation and served as the President of the Salt Lake City Chapter of the ASA. Mr. Nicolatus also serves as an Adjunct Faculty member with the University of Phoenix where he teaches undergraduate and graduate economics. Mr. Nicolatus has been involved in providing business valuation and economic consulting services over 20 years. His expertise includes valuation for marital dissolution purposes, estate and tax planning, buy/sell transactions, fairness and solvency opinion, and a variety of other matters related to litigation. He has prepared economic loss analyses for a variety of purposes and served as the plaintiff's economic expert in the largest medical malpractice award in the State of Utah. Mr. Nicolatus has testified in State and Federal Courts on many occasions and has participated in seminars involving valuation issues in estate and tax planning and marital dissolution matters.






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