CV of Dee Studler, M.Acc., CPA, CFF


  1. Masters in Accountancy – 1990
    University of Texas
    Graduated Summa Cum Laude
  2. Bachelor of Science in Accounting – 1987
    Indiana University


  1. Certified Public Accountant in the States of Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, and New York
  2. Certified in Financial Forensics by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  3. Licensed Independent Adjuster (All Lines) in States of Florida, Idaho, Kentucky, Maine, Mississippi, Montana and North Carolina
  4. Licensed Adjuster (Property & Casualty) in State of Texas
  5. Licensed Independent Adjuster (Property & Casualty) in States of South Carolina and Utah
  6. Licensed Adjuster (Property & Casualty, Excluding Workers Compensation) in State of New Hampshire
  7. Licensed Adjuster (Casualty, All Lines Except Workers Compensation) in State of Connecticut
  8. Licensed Independent Adjuster (Lines 4, 5) in State of Delaware
  9. Licensed Firm Adjuster in State of New Mexico
  10. Licensed Insurance Claim Adjuster in State of California
  11. Licensed Non-resident Company Adjuster in State of West Virginia
  12. Member of The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  13. Associate of The American Bar Association
  14. Regular Attendee of The Fidelity Law Association and Co-speaker in October 1998, October 2001 and October 2004
  15. Regular Attendee of The Surety Claims Institute
  16. Regular Attendee of PLRB
  17. Vice Chair of the ABA FSLC Committee


Professional concentration is in providing investigation, verification and evaluation of fidelity and professional liability insurance claims through examination of financial records, operating policies and procedures, and interviews of individuals involved.

Services include recommendations and report preparation. Other services include assistance in settlement negotiations, testifying, litigation support, mediation, arbitration, and obtaining proofs of loss, releases and assignments.


  1. Campos & Stratis, CPAs; Chicago and Texas; 1987-1992
  2. Shore & Azimov, P.C., CPAs; Milwaukee; 1992-2000
  3. Matson, Driscoll & Damico, LLP, CPAs; Chicago; 2000
  4. SDC CPAs, LLC, CPAs; Aurora; 2001-Present


  1. Employee dishonesty claims in excess of $150,000,000.
  2. International employee dishonesty claims involving but not limited to: Germany, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Mexico, Italy, Netherlands, Taiwan, China, and Australia.
  3. Review and translation of crime claims in foreign languages.
  4. Employee dishonesty claims involving international banks, credit unions, and other financial institutions and commercial enterprises.