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Christopher Morse
Partner
8365 North Fresno Street, Suite 110
Fresno CA 93720
USA
phone: 559-389-5700
fax: 559-389-5701
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Our firm provides forensic accounting, litigation support, business valuations in addition to our tax and audit practice. We specialize in the areas of Health Care, Manufacturing and Distribution, Real Estate Construction, Agri-Business, and Information Technology.

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Christopher Linscott, CPA, CFE, CIRA and Eric Lee, CFE, CIRA
3443 N Campbell Avenue, Suite 115, Tucson, AZ 85719
8800 N Gainey Center Drive, Suite 278, Scottsdale, AZ 85258
USA
phone: 520-884-0176 or 480-374-6394
fax: 520-884-8767
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Keegan Linscott & Kenon, PC (KLK) is a full-service Accounting Firm with more than 20 years of experience providing the highest quality of service to clients through a multi-dimensional team of dedicated and trusted professionals.

Leaders in their industry of practice, the professionals at KLK are Certified Public Accountants, Certified Fraud Examiners, Forensic Accountants, and Certified Insolvency, and Restructuring Advisors. They are committed to providing their clients and community with exceptional service, specializing in such matters as complex commercial litigation, FAR audits, all taxation matters, bankruptcy, reorganization, insolvency issues, and fraud detection, investigation, and prevention.

Consulting Services Include:
  • Taxation-Related Services -Tax Problems, IRS Audit Support, Non-Files Returns, Offers in Compromise, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning
  • Audit Services - Audits, Reviews, Compilations, Federal Acquisition Regulations
  • Business Services - Quickbooks, Small Business, Payroll, Part-Time CFO, Cash Flow, Bank Financing, Strategic Business planning, Business Valuation, Succession in Planning, New Business Planning, Non-Profits, Internal Controls
Christopher Linscott Forensic Accounting Expert PhotoChristopher G. Linscott, CPA, CFE, CIRA, is a Director of Keegan, Linscott & Kenon, PC, and is the Director of Litigation, Forensic Accounting, and Bankruptcy Support Services. He also manages corporate financial audits and tax clients. Mr. Linscott was previously employed with the international CPA firms of Coopers & Lybrand (now Price­water­houseCoopers), and Peat Marwick (now KPMG). He has more than 25 years of ex­perience in public accounting.

Mr. Linscott specializes in the areas of Litigation Support, Bankruptcy Reorganization, Fraud Investigations and Prevention, and Business Consulting. He has served clients in industries including construction, health care, home builders and developers, law firms, manufacturing and distribution, non-profit, professional services, real estate, restaurant franchises, retail service, and wholesale.

Mr. Linscott is a Member of the Arizona Society of CPA's, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, National Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors, and a Director of the Board of Directors at Bashas’.

Eric Lee Forensic Accounting Expert PhotoEric A. Lee, CFE, CIRA, is a Principal and Phoenix Practice Leader in the Consulting Services group of KLK. He has extensive experience conducting complex financial analysis and forensics related to multi-million dollar fraud schemes, analysis of complex financial accounts and transactions, fraudulent transfers and conveyances, analysis of securities transactions, international investigations, and loss and damages calculations.

Mr. Lee's experience also includes conducting due diligence investigations for several state regulator, financial institutions, publicly traded corporations, and private entities (including FCPA due diligence related to pre-acquisition and compliance).

Prior to his career in consulting services, Mr. Lee spent more than seven years as a Special Agent with the Federal government. During his tenure as a Special Agent, he investigated criminal and civil violations, nationally and internationally, relating to fraud, money laundering, theft and embezzlement, public corruption, and tax evasion.

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David Ostrove, JD, CPA (Inactive)
Attorney, CPA (Inactive)
499 N. Canon Drive
Beverly Hills CA 90210
USA
phone: 323-939-3400
fax: 323-939-3500
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David Ostrove Estate Tax Law Expert PhotoDavid Ostrove, A Professional Corporation, is dedicated to representing individuals, businesses, and professionals with complex areas of the law including Tax and Accounting.

Principal, David Ostrove, JD, CPA (Inactive), brings over 50 years of experience to his practice. He is a certified specialist in Taxation Law, certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California since 1975. Mr. Ostrove is also a California Certified Public Accountant since 1957 and a California Lawyer since 1960. His firm specializes in the areas of:
  • Tax Law
  • Probate and Trust Administration or Litigation, including Contested Inheritances
  • Estate Planning
  • Complex Business Litigation, Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Dissolutions
  • Notary Law
  • Malpractice Defense for Attorneys and Accountants
In addition to his private practice as an attorney, Mr. Ostrove has been a Professor of Law and Accounting at Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles for 40 years. He is a Past President of the American Association of Attorneys-Certified Public Accountants and a Fellow of the American College of Forensic Examiners.

David Ostrove has authored numerous books on topics within his field of expertise including, "Advanced Corporate Tax Problems"; "Fiduciary Accounting For Estates And Trusts"; "Forensic Accounting" (2 Volumes); "California Community Property - What The CPA must Know"; "Analyzing Financial Statements After Enron - What The Lawyer Must Know"; and "Accounting and Auditing For Trusts & Estates (DVD)."

He is a lecturer for the California CPA Foundation, California Continuing Education Of The Bar (CEB), and the Arizona CPA Society.

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David Ostrove
The definitive Fiduciary Accounting Seminar. Designed for CPAs, attorneys, trust officers, estate administrators, attorneys who serve as trustees, executors, administrators, conservators and guardians. Interactive DVD
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Commercial Assessment Consultants, Inc.
Michael J. Schaaf
President
23744 Oakfield Road
Suite 204
Hidden Hills CA 91302
USA
phone: 818-888-2013
fax: 818-888-2063
Specialties: Property Tax Assessment & Valuation Issues affecting California Property.

Consulting/Expert Witness Experience Civil: Testified in court and jury trials on issues related to property tax payments & adverse possession.

Previous Positions/Appointments: Former Deputy Assessor, County of Los Angeles; Former Manager, Arthur Anderson; Former Senior Manager, Price Waterhouse.

Publications: Quarterly Columnist, California Real Estate Journal; Frequent Contributor, Los Angeles Business Journal.

Degrees/Licences: BS, Business Administration-Management Option, California State Univ, Northridge.
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Gary G. Capata, CPA
Kerrie Merrifield, CPA, CFF
28202 Cabot Road
Suite 245
Laguna Niguel CA 92677
USA
phone: 949-364-0334
fax: 949-364-0362
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Capata & Co. has been providing customized tax preparation services, litigation support, and financial coaching to clients for over 25 years. They offer Accounting and Tax services that create meaningful, well-organized financial records, thereby helping to ensure efficient business operations. Capata & Co. provides a full range of cost effective accounting services including:
  • Cash Flow & Budgeting Analysis
  • Financial Forecasts & Projections
  • Financial Statements
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Reviews & Compilations
  • Estate & Trust Tax Preparation
  • IRS Representation
  • Tax Planning
  • Gary Capata Forensic Accounting Expert PhotoPrincipal, Gary G. Capata, CPA has over 35 years of experience as a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Capata utilizes unique and tested damage measurement methods to determine the extent of Financial Loss or Economic Damage. His expert auditing skills and investigations services have been called upon for matters involving financial disputes, fraud, and theft.

    Throughout his many years as a CPA, Gary Capata has developed, written, and taught numerous courses for the California CPA Society, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, University of Southern California, and University of California, Los Angeles.

    In 2010, Mr. Capata was recognized by the California CPA Society when he received their Public Service award for his record of commitment to public service through participation in charitable, governmental, and volunteer work.

    Kerri Merrifield Forensic Accounting Expert PhotoKerrie Merrifield, CPA, CFF, is the Director of Litigation Support, Valuations, and Trust Administration at Capata & Co. She has over 25 years of public accounting experience with an emphasis in Forensic Accounting, litigation support, and CFO roles in various sized companies and industries.

    Ms. Merrifield has worked with various industries including entertainment, restaurant, and hotel. Her projects include, but are not limited to business valuations, economic damage analysis, income loss analysis, fraud investigations, business disputes, contract noncompliance, and related damage analysis. She has exceptional management skills and an unparalleled ability to meet deadlines, work directly with clients, and consistently produce detailed reports and work product that exceed expectations.

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    Bryan L. Parker, CPA/PFS, CFP, CLU, ChFC, CASL, FCPA
    Principal
    2501 Meadowview Ln., #201
    Pelham AL 35124
    USA
    phone: 205-664-1212 or 205-422-0448 (Cell)
    fax: 205-664-1255
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    Bryan L. Parker, CPA, LLC provides help to small to medium sized business with their Accounting, Payroll, and Tax needs. They have built a firm that provides quality accounting services coupled with a high level of client support.

    Their expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as financial statements. The largest accounting firm in the city of Pelham, Alabama, their dedicated staff combine their years of experience to assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve.

    Accounting Services:
    • Reviews & Compilations
    • Bookkeeping / Write-Up
    • Business Consulting
    • Business Entity Selection
    • Buying or Selling a Business
    • Estate & Trust Tax Preparation
    • Financial Analysis & Statements
  • IRS Representation
  • Management Advisory Services
  • Notary Public
  • Payroll Services
  • QuickBooks
  • Sales Tax Services
  • Tax Preparation & Planning
  • Bryan L. Parker CPA | Accounting, Payroll & Tax Needs for Small/Medium Businesses in Birmingham, AL

    Bryan Parker Forensic Accounting Expert PhotoBryan L. Parker, CPA/PFS, CFP, CLU, ChFC, CASL, FCPA, is a Certified Forensic Accountant with over 30 years of experience in his field.

    Background - Prior to founding Bryan L. Parker, CPA, LLC, Mr. Parker held the position of CFO at McPherson Oil Company ($300 million + annual revenues) where he was responsible for advising and negotiating banking relationships, acquisition review, acquisition integration, financial reporting, and interaction with external auditors. His experience also includes serving as VP of Mergers & Acquisitions for Citation Corporation (Public Co.) and CFO of TIC United Corp., Dallas, TX ($300 million + revenues).

    Mr. Parker has performed business valuations for more than 100 businesses in a variety of industries including manufacturing, trucking, printing, fuel oil distribution, motor/lubricating oil distribution, professional services, restaurants, fast food franchises, metal foundry, metal forge, machining, and plastic injection molding.

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