Nigel Foottit, FCA, MAE, Director - Head of Forensics

Nigel Foottit

Director - Head of Forensics


BDO Southampton

023 8088 1700

07583 952638

023 8088 1766


Nigel is Head of Forensics in Southampton.

He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales and holds their Corporate Finance qualification. He is also a member of the Academy of Experts.

Nigel has specialised in Forensic Accounting since 1998 and has been involved in a wide range of forensic cases.

He has been appointed as an Expert Witness, Single Joint Expert and as an Independent Accountant pursuant to the ICAEW President's Appointment Scheme in expert determinations.

Nigel has given evidence in Court.

He has presented numerous seminars and workshops to firms of solicitors and Resolution groups on accounting and valuation topics. He also presented the Bar Council Forensic Accountancy training course for family, civil and criminal barristers.

His experience includes:

  • Business interruptions and loss of profit claims
  • Breach of warranty claims
  • Completion accounts disputes
  • Contractual disputes
  • Shareholder and partnership disputes
  • Matrimonial cases
  • Fraud and financial investigations