As a certified public accountant (CPA) and attorney, I offer a unique set of skills and expertise that can benefit a wide range of clients. With my background in both accounting and law, I can provide comprehensive financial and legal services to individuals, small businesses, and corporations.
One of the key advantages of working with a CPA who is also an attorney is the ability to address both financial and legal issues. For example, I can assist with tax planning and compliance, as well as advise on legal matters such as contract review and business formation. This comprehensive approach can save clients time and money, as they do not need to seek out separate professionals for their accounting and legal needs.
Another benefit of working with a CPA-attorney is the ability to provide specialized services. For example, I can assist clients with legal issues related to their finances, such as debt collection or bankruptcy. I can also advise on tax implications of legal decisions, such as the tax consequences of settling a lawsuit. This level of expertise is particularly valuable for clients who are facing complex financial or legal challenges.
In addition to my skills and expertise, I am committed to providing personalized service to each of my clients. I understand that every client has unique needs and goals, and I work closely with them to develop customized solutions that meet their specific needs. I am available to answer questions and provide guidance throughout the process, ensuring that my clients always feel informed and in control.
Overall, my background as a CPA and attorney makes me a valuable asset for clients who need comprehensive financial and legal services. I am committed to providing personalized service and expert advice to help my clients achieve their goals. If you're looking for a CPA who can also handle your legal matters, please contact me today.
Alan Forester, CPA, Attorney, practices in Beverly Hills, California in the areas Tax and Trust law, Personal Injury, Criminal Law. Alan Forester also testified as an expert witness in various state and federal courts in California. As a CPA Mr. Forester provides accounting, financial, and business valuation services.
Alan Forester is a Certified Public Accountant, Attorney, and Economist. He received his M.A. in Economics and Finance, his Ph.D. Candidacy degree in Economics from UCLA, and his Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles. Forester is an adjunct professor at California State University (CSU) and has teaching credentials in Accounting and Economics.
Forester has taught tax, accounting, business law, statistics, and computer courses to graduate and undergraduate students, which required strong interpersonal and communication and public speaking skills.
Mr. Forester has considerable experience in the field of business and tax law, augmented by a formal education in law, economics and accounting, a background in real estate law as a licensed California Real Estate Broker, experience as a practicing California attorney, CPA and expert witness/forensic accountant, testifying in corporate law, breach of contract, fraud, intellectual property, divorce, and business litigation cases on damages and valuation issues.
Mr. Forester is a Judicial Arbitrator of the Superior Court of the State of California for Los Angeles County as well as a mandatory fee arbitration for the State Bar of California.
Mr. Forester is a member of the United States Supreme Court, Supreme Court of California, United States Tax Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western and Central Federal District Courts of California, American Bar Association, California Bar Association, American Economics Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.
Since 1991, we have helped countless clients in making sound decisions about their legal case. With our experience in a broad range of issues, our knowledgeable attorneys can give you a good fighting chance in your legal battle. Schedule a legal consultation today by calling us at the number listed on this website. We look forward to helping you with your legal concerns.
Alan Forester, CPA, Attorney
Beverly Hills, California
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Over 22 years many restaurant and bar owners turn to an attorney Alan Forester as an expert in the area of Alcoholic Beverage Control Law to assist them through applying for and complying with liquor license laws. Mr. Forester over twenty two years has practiced as an ABC attorney and a CPA in Beverly Hills California and provided representation to numerous ABC licensee and has written many articles regarding alcoholic beverage law in the United States.
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Alan Forester has been qualified as an expert witness, and has testified as an expert witness in various state and federal courts throughout the state of California. Under California Evidence Code Section 720, "[a] person is qualified to testify as an expert if he has special knowledge, skill, experience, training or education sufficient to qualify him as an expert on the subject to which his testimony is related. Against the objection of a party, such special knowledge, skill, experience, training or education must be shown before the witness may testify as an expert."
Alan Forester is a Forensic Accountant and Expert Witness in the area of Accounting. He has extensive knowledge in the areas of Accounting and Auditing, Real Estate Finance, Statistics, Economics and Corporate Law. Mr. Forester is highly qualified, earning his Juris Doctor Degree at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, Ph.D Candidacy in Economics at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and M.A in Economics and Finance at UCLA. He is also a top-ranked Certified Public Accountant.
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