Jeffrey Szafran

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JEFFREY SZAFRAN, CPA

PARTNER

Forensics, Valuation & Litigation Support

P: 617-960-5084

E: [email protected]

Jeffrey Szafran, CPA

Partner - Forensics, Valuation & Litigation Support Group

Jeffrey Szafran is a Partner at DLA in the Forensics, Valuation & Litigation Support practice. Jeff has an impressive track record of providing testimony and advisory services in high-stakes business matters. He has led internal investigations for public registrants, addressing a wide array of accounting and financial reporting issues, and has frequently presented findings to audit committees and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Jeff has led numerous internal investigations into accounting and financial reporting issues, assisting counsel in communicating findings and appearing before the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. These investigations have encompassed various accounting and reporting issues, such as revenue recognition, stock option accounting, acquisition accounting, cost accounting, income tax accounting, reserve accounting, and inadequate disclosure.

Jeff has significant experience in assisting counsel in defending individuals involved in white-collar cases. His contributions include deposition preparation assistance, review of audit work papers and relevant accounting records, preparation of issue memoranda for trial counsel, and assistance with Wells submissions. Jeff also has extensive experience defending auditors against malpractice claims.

Prior to joining DLA, Jeffrey was a Partner at RSM, LLC. Jeff has given numerous talks on accounting and fraud to accountants, lawyers, and financial executives. He was the primary author of the “An Analysis of Restatement Matters” report, widely cited by the business press and the General Accounting Office, and has been quoted in publications such as the Wall Street Journal and CFO Magazine.

Prior Work Experience
    • RSM LLC
    • Floyd Advisory LLC
    • Alvarez & Marsal LLC
    • Huron Consulting Group
Education, Certifications & Affiliations
    • University of Massachusetts at Amherst – BBA in Accounting
    • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
    • Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
    • Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants
    • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Office Contact Information

Address: 271 Waverly Oaks Road, Waltham, MA 02452

Office: (617) 960-5084

Fax: (973) 575-1615