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Barry MacCarthy

Barry MacCarthy JD, CPA

How I Might Be Able to Assist

My background is a mixture of public accounting and private sector business. In the public arena I have worked for some of the largest CPA firms in the world.  I began in NYC with Arthur Andersen, moved to Pricewaterhouse Coopers in Boston and came to San Diego to where I developed the Forensic Accounting Department for BDO Seidman. As an expert witness the vast majority of my case load was related in some way to wrongful termination employment causes of action and/or business valuation issues. My experience in the private sector covers a broad range of executive positions from COO to CEO. In all of these positions there was a mixture of management, human resources and accounting responsibility.

Background

Education

Juris Doctor Boston College Law School
Bachelor of Arts Boston College in accounting and business management

Certificates & Professional Accreditation

Certified Public Accountant California
Real Estate Broker - California
National Mortgage Loan Origination Broker
Certified Business Appraiser
Superior Court California - Designated
Expert Witness in Finance

Courses Taught at NECB

GACC201 Accounting
GMGM201 Principles of Management

Professional Experience

2011 - Present, DeVry University
Adjunct Professor
Established a learning-centered classroom conducive to collaborative learning and student involvement through eCollege platforms with over 30 students per class. Perform student assessment of learning objectives based on course curriculum and exit competencies with over 180 students annually. Edited curriculum content and audio lectures for graduate course in Human Resources. Provided data relative to the effectiveness of the Employment Law curriculum to faculty management. Demonstrated a commitment to student success and retention in fostering academic and career goals. Researched potential course materials through ProQuest

2003 - Present, Kelter Douglas Realty and C2 Financial Corp.
Broker of Record
Owner/Operator of professional Real Estate and mortgage lending company. Functioned in the capacity of Office Manager, trained and managed licensees in the Real Estate Business, developed, implemented, and updated personnel policies and procedures, conducted annual performance reviews of employees.

1992 - Present Barry MacCarthy CPA
Certified Public Accountant
Managed all aspects of a full service CPA firm and maintained firm budgetary data relative to income and expenses. Established a joint specialty in Forensic and Tax Accounting - qualified as an expert witness in CA Superior Courts. Responsible for all aspects of human resources for the firm. Responsible for training and development of junior staff members Final sign off on all marketing strategies and work product delivery