About UsARA Fraud & Forensic Services was founded in 2009 by Jacque James, who identified a need to prevent and mitigate employee fraud and misconduct within closely held companies, non profits and healthcare organizations. Our philosophy is to help clients protect their bottom line profits by being proactive and responsive.  ARA tailors our services to meet our client’s unique needs regardless of what industry you are in.

Since our inception, ARA has developed a niche business model and has built a strong brand reputation as experts in the field of fraud and investigative forensic accounting. The company continues to grow and has evolved into serving clients throughout the U.S.


Mission Statement

ARA is dedicated to preventing, detecting and mitigating fraud through education, awareness and by being proactive partners with our clients and the community.

Our Core Values

We are ethically unyielding and honest. We inspire trust by saying what we mean, matching our behaviors to our words and taking responsibility for our actions.

We value diversity and unique contributions of others. We foster a trusting, open and inclusive environment.

We create long-term relationships by being responsive, relevant and by consistently delivering value.

We consistently deliver results that are pertinent, accurate and timely.

We are passionate about all we do and driven to exceed the needs of others.

ARA is a member of the following associations:

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
International Association of Forensic Interviewers

National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts


For more information, please contact us at 636-346-9273 or email us at info@arastl.com