Manager of Business Valuation Services
Elaine Leggett, CPA, ABV, CFF, joined Jacobs Capital in 2018 as Manager of Business Valuation Services and is also involved in the execution of smaller M&A transactions. She has a stellar reputation as an expert in forensic accounting and business valuation services, which is important in serving the M&A needs of smaller businesses.
Elaine founded Leggett PLLC, based in Wilmington, North Carolina, in 2013. Before starting her own firm, she spent more than 20 years as a partner at an accounting firm specializing in forensic services, as leader of the Forensic and Valuation Services Section at the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), and as a senior accountant providing tax, audit and consulting services at a regional firm. She holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Meredith University.