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Accounting for Lawyers (OnDemand)
Originally held on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Program Fee:
OnDemand: $179 for Members | $279 for Nonmembers

Whether you're a transactional attorney or a litigator, when financial and accounting records emerge in the legal matter you're handling, it helps to know some accounting basics. The numbers always tell a story-one that may support your legal position.

This basic level program will provide an overview for the non-accountant attorney of key accounting principles including:
  • Overview of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Overview of Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS)
  • How to read:
    • The Balance Sheet
    • The Income Statement
    • The Statement of Cash Flows
    • The Notes to the Financial Statements
  • Accounting for Income Taxes
  • Recent Accounting Developments
Attendees of this program will be able to recognize the relevant accounting principles at work and how they may impact the outcome of legal matters.

Click Here to View Program Agenda & Faculty

Program Co-Instructors:
Howard H. Fine, Partner-in-Charge of the Accounting & Auditing Group, Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C.
Steven J. Eller, Partner, Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C.

CLE Credit:
NY: 3.5 skills
NJ: 3.5 general MCLE
PA: 2.5 general MCLE
CA: 2.5 general MCLE

Please Note: Newly admitted NY attorneys cannot fulfill ethics or skills credits through our on-demand programs under OCA rules. For more information on this, please see


New York City Bar
42 West 44th St
New York, NY 10036


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