Elana Schulman



Elana S. Schulman has ten years of experience as a consulting and testifying expert for civil litigation, including business and employment disputes, marital dissolution, personal injury, legal malpractice, and consumer class actions. Ms. Schulman has served as an expert in over fifty matters and testified at depositions and trial in state and federal courts. She also serves as the firm’s Controller.

  • MBA, Accounting, Loyola University Maryland,
  • BS, Marketing, University of Maryland, College Park
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)

Ms. Schulman has over twenty years of professional experience in external and internal audit, forensic accounting, fraud investigations, financial reporting, and business process re-engineering. She has held financial leadership roles in the private sector, state government, and higher education. Her expert witness work includes preliminary analyses of alleged financial damages, uncovering underreported income and hidden assets, fraud investigations, reconstructing financial statements and transactions, evaluating opposing experts’ conclusions, drafting expert witness reports, and preparing trial exhibits.

  • Vallit Advisors, LLC – August 2022 to present
  • Comptroller of Maryland – 2020 to 2021
  • Elana Schulman, CPA, CFE – 2013 to 2022
  • Anne Arundel Community College – 2008 to 2012
  • Accounting 101 for Attorneys – Presentation, Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA) Solo Summit, 2018