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Joshua J. Shilts, CPA/ABV/CFF/CGMA, CFE

Managing Partner

Villela & Shilts, CPA


For approx. 15 years Mr. Shilts has provided domestic and international clients with an array of “non-traditional” CPA services. Mr. Shilts’ practice focuses on providing litigation support for both domestic and commercial issues. He provides assistance in the calculation of business valuations, economic damages and forensic accounting. Mr. Shilts’ unique background also includes providing organizations of varying sizes with consultation on budgeting, forecasting and strategic planning as well as insight into the appropriate organizational control structures to assist organizations mitigate fraud and other risks.

Mr. Shilts has held positions with public accounting and advisory consulting firms as well as stops “in-house” with public and private organizations. This unique experience has allowed him to understand the many qualitative components that drive organizations. He uses this experience to assist him with litigation and business consulting matters. He is respected by his peers for his innovative and disciplined thinking.

Mr. Shilts is regularly called to testify on matters involving hidden assets, undisclosed income, valuation, lost profit and other forensic accounting matters. He has been qualified as an expert in various circuit courts around Florida. Additionally, his expertise is also used in mediation settings as well as in resolving internal organizational issues for clients in various industries and locations.