Partner, Boston Office

Professional Experience

Joseph McKneely is a partner in the Boston office of Bay Valuation Advisors, LLC.  He possesses 10+ years of experience providing a wide range of financial valuation services to leading technology, bio-technology, and pharmaceutical companies around the world.  Joseph specializes in the valuation of equities and intangible assets in the context of mergers and acquisition, financing transactions and tax planning activities.  He is particularly experienced with financial reporting valuation issues related to Accounting Standards Codification (“ASC”) Nos. 805, 820, 350, 360 and 718, as well as tax planning and compliance issues related to IRC 409a and a wide variety of other tax, bankruptcy and litigation related valuation issues.

Prior to joining BVA, Joseph was a senior manager in the Advisory Services practice of Deloitte Transactions & Business Analytics LLP in Boston, MA.  Joseph served in various capacities including leading the valuation related activities for Deloitte’s Technology Venture Center where he worked with early stage technology and bio-technology companies.  Joseph spent time in the Dallas, Zurich and Boston offices during his career at Deloitte.

Before joining Deloitte, Joseph provided litigation expert witness support at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Dallas.  During this time Joseph assisted companies involved in patent infringement and purchase price dispute litigation by developing complex economic lost profits models to estimate the damages a company incurred as a result of a third party’s actions.


BBA, Accounting, Texas A&M University
MS, Finance, Texas A&M University


Joseph is married and lives in Boston, Massachusetts.