Stephen E. Koons
Our clients are getting a team with a deep bench of talent – not just in the professional capacity, but also having been in their shoes. Other team members and I have owned/operated businesses. We understand the importance of developing solutions to business and financial issues.
Stephen (Steve) Koons is known for his expertise in handling complex business and intangible asset appraisal, economic damage analysis and litigation services. He performs business valuations for marital dissolution actions; dissenting shareholder/minority oppression actions, income, estate and gift tax purposes, mergers and acquisitions and other purposes. Steve also performs economic analyses for lost profits and damages cases, breach of contract matters, wrongful death/personal injury loss of earnings and asset tracings. He has provided direct testimony on economic damages, business and intangible asset valuations and other economic matters. Steve has also served as a speaker for many audiences including law firms, the ASCPA, Valley Estate Planners and local bar associations.
Before joining Henry+Horne’s Litigation+Valuation Services Group in 2007, Steve owned a boutique litigation and valuation services practice and a successful real estate development/home building company. He also worked for a national CPA firm and local accounting and valuation firms. Steve graduated from the University of Arizona with his Master of Accounting (emphasis in Taxation) and his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (major in Accounting).
When he’s not working, you can find Steve out to lunch with his wife, visiting family, on the shooting range, at the golf course or in the community performing services as an Arizona Ranger.
University of Arizona, Master of Accounting (emphasis in Taxation)
University of Arizona, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (major in Accounting)
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
American Society of Appraisers
Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants
Business Valuation/Litigation Services Section Steering Committee
Central Arizona Estate Planning Council, former Board Member
Valley Estate Planners, Board Member