Larry Smetana

Larry Smetana

Partner Emeritus, CPA · +1 (949) 222 2999
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As an audit partner emeritus, Larry has gained over 40 years of business experience providing audit and other professional services. His main industry focus is real estate and construction; however, he has also served financial services, manufacturing and technology clients. In addition, Larry has proven himself as one of the firm’s Employee Benefit Plan specialists.

  • Assists clients with audits of internal control over financial reporting in compliance with Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 
  • Clients served include numerous real estate investment trusts, homebuilders and developers, shopping center owners and developers, industrial property owners and developers, apartment owners, and construction contractors 
  • Consults with audit engagement teams throughout the country on technical real estate accounting and reporting matters 
  • Consults with clients on the structuring of real estate transactions to achieve profit recognition, as well as converting ownership interests from corporate and partnership ownership to REIT ownership 
  • Acts as a financial and accounting advisor to numerous employee retirement and benefits plans 
  • Licensed CPA in California and Arizona 
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) 
  • California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA) 

Location

California

Education

Master of Science in accounting 

Bachelor of Science in finance 
Arizona State University (Tempe, Arizona)