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Forensic Accounting: When the Office is a Crime Scene

CPAs and attorneys provide expert advice when financial fraud has occurred. After taking this course, CPAs and attorneys will better understand the necessary tools to perform sound due diligence and contribute to thorough, defendable fraud investigations successfully.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss how to prepare for an investigation
  • Review paper and electronic evidence handling procedures
  • Examine the process of preserving, analyzing, and evaluating evidence
  • Review how to conduct the investigation efficiently
  • Discuss the characteristics of a quality investigative report that can be used in court
  • Evaluate options for civil or criminal legal action


Robert Nordlander, CPA, CFE

Robert Nordlander is the principal member of Nordlander CPA, PLLC, a forensic accounting and tax resolution firm.  He is a retired Special Agent with the Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation.  He has over 20 years of experience conducting federal criminal investigations to include tax evasion, money laundering, and other white-collar violations.  As an international speaker, he teaches money laundering and forensic accounting to law enforcement, bank officials, attorneys, and court personnel.
Rodney Dickerson

Rodney Dickerson is a retired Special Agent with the Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation.  He has 20 years of experience conducting criminal investigations to include fraud, tax evasion, money laundering, and bank secrecy act violations. 

For the last seven years, he specialized in computer forensics which involves the acquisition, verification, and examination of digital evidence.  He is a Certified EnCase and NUIX Examiner with additional certifications in Blacklight, CompTIA A+, and Network+.   Rodney currently works with forensic accountants and IT Specialists as the need for acquisition and examination of digital evidence becomes more prevalent with the growth of technology and digital storage.

When: Friday, June 3rd, 2022. 9:00 AM to 1:15 PM EST
Where: Your home or office
Speaker: Robert Nordlander, CPA, CFE and Rodney Dickerson
CPE Credits: 4 Accounting CPE
CLE Credits: 4 Substantive CLE
Program Level: Basic
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
Price: FREE for ALA Members / $75 for Non-Members

About CPE/CLE:

* The ALA issues CLE credits through its partnership with McDevitt and Kline LLC, which is an accredited provider of CLE in Pennsylvania (PA CLE Provider # 5963). Live, internet-based courses are approved as Distance Learning courses by the PA Supreme Court CLE Board. For additional information, please visit http://www.pacle.org/.  To the best of our knowledge, the following states have attorney self-reporting procedures for out-of-state provider programs or reciprocity with accredited providers in the state of Pennsylvania: Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Montana, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina, and South Dakota.  However, please review the specific rules and requirements in your state.  Please contact member services with any questions at memberservices@alacommunity.org.
Check with your State CLE Board for rules pertaining to live webcasts. These rules differ from state to state. For example, PA attorneys may earn up to 6 CLE credits per compliance period via live webcasts (or 6 out of 12 credits per year); NJ and DE attorneys may earn up to 12 CLE credits per compliance period via live webcasts (or 12 out of 24 credits per two years).
McDevitt & Kline, LLC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN, 37219-2417. Web site:www.nasba.org.

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