Adjunct Assistant Professor of Accounting, Taxation, and Legal Studies in Business
DegreesBBA, 1985, Hofstra Univ
Professor Smith received a BBA in accounting from Hofstra University. He is licensed by New York State as a Certified Public Accountant. He is also Certified in Financial Forensics, a Certified Valuation Analyst, and a Certified Fraud Examiner.
Professor Smith is currently a principal in a regional accounting firm, specializing in audit, tax, and consulting services for businesses, not-for-profit organizations, government, and the insurance industry. He has served as an expert witness and provided assistance to counsel, deposition testimony, and trial testimony in mediation, arbitration, and litigation matters. Professor Smith has also conducted a number of business valuation engagements for both business and dispute resolution interests.
Professor Smith lectures extensively to insurance companies, trade associations, educational institutions and trade conferences throughout the United States on the topics of forensic accounting and business valuation. These engagements include the Eastern Claims Conference, JHA, and the Institute of Internal Auditors.
Professor Smith has been published in the forensic and investigative accounting areas. He authored an article on internal auditing for the NASBO Reporter, an article on litigation support in the National Litigation Consultant's Review, an article on insurance for the International Claims Association, and others.
Professor Smith is a member of several committees within the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, including the Public Schools Committee and the Professional Ethics Committee.
Recent Courses Taught
|ACCT 136||FRAUD PREVENTION & DETECTION||Undergraduate|