John Janicek is the managing member of Janicek Valuation and Forensic Services, PLLC. John has been extensively involved in business valuation and litigation support. In this capacity he has provided financial analysis and consultation and is regarded as an expert witness.


  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA)
  • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV)
  • Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
  • Forensic Certified Public Accountant (FCPA)
  • Certified Forensic Accountant (CRFAC)
  • Master Analyst in Financial Forensics (MAFF)


  • BS, Accounting, University of Louisville
  • Minimum of 40 hours of continuing professional education annually

Professional & Community Service

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Member
  • Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA), Member
  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA), Member
  • Forensic CPA Society (FCPA), Member
  • The Forensic and Valuation Conference Task Force of the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants, Member
  • Volunteer State Community College General Business Curriculum Advisory Committee, Member
  • Volunteer State Community College, Adjunct Faculty Member
  • MR Foundation of Middle Tennessee, Inc., Treasurer (former)
  • Sumner Special Housing, Inc., Treasurer (former)
  • United States Army, Veteran – Combat Arms, Recruiting, and Drill Sergeant

Professional Experience

  • Expert Witness- Divorce Litigation, State Court
  • Have prepared over 8,000 individual and business tax returns
  • Have prepared 115 full-report business valuations for litigation support, gift tax, and buy-and-sell agreements
  • Extensive knowledge in state and federal taxation, estate and business exit planning, advisor to closely-held business, and business valuation

Industry Expertise

  • Accounting Practices
  • Aircraft Sales and Service
  • Aqua Culture – Catfish
  • Bankruptcy Accounting (Chapter 11)
  • Boat Sales and Marina Services
  • Business Disruption
  • Buy and Sell Agreements for Closely-Held Business
  • Commercial Printing Industry
  • Construction – Commercial and Residential
  • Convenience and Grocery Stores
  • Daycare Center
  • Employment Placement Services
  • Environmental Control Systems
  • Fuel Distribution
  • Hardware – Retail
  • Heating and Air Conditioning
  • Home Improvement
  • Insurance Agency
  • Legal Practice
  • Manufacturing – Compact Disk
  • Manufacturing- Specialty Steel
  • Medical and Dental Practices
  • Medical Equipment Sales and Rental
  • Pharmacy
  • Real Estate Limited Partnership
  • Restaurant and Bar
  • Specialty Trades – Plumbing
  • Trucking and Freight Forwarding
  • Vending Services
  • Veterinary Clinic