Phillip Kim

Phillip Kim

Director, CPA · +1 (949) 222 2999
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As an audit director, Phil has considerable experience helping assess the firm’s audit quality for publicly traded clients. He has developed strong expertise in technical accounting and audit engagements through his work with clients in diverse industries.

  • Specializes in technical accounting issues arising from accounting standard changes 
  • Specialties include technical accounting, PCAOB auditing standards, U.S. GAAP standards, and SEC reporting 
  • Focuses on understanding the client’s industry and key performance factors, recognizing business trends and industry developments 
  • Serves as a subject matter expert on technical accounting and auditing matters related to PCAOB auditing standards, SEC reporting, ICFR testing, and technical accounting issues including ASC 606 (revenue recognition) and ASC 842 (leases) 
  • Worked for the PCAOB where he participated in annual inspections of public issuer audits, both domestic and international 
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)




Bachelor of Arts in international development studies
University of California, Los Angeles