Donald J. Miod


Donald J. Miod

Donald Miod is the founding partner of Miod and Company, LLP. He oversees all aspects of the company’s accounting, tax and litigation services. His vast background includes developing leading proprietary asset tracing models, several professional certifications, published articles and speaking engagements at professional conferences.

Donald is a prominent member of several industry associations and a significant contributor to state industry conferences. He was voted one of the top 25 CPAs in the San Fernando Valley and is the recipient of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants Family Law Sections Distinguished Service Award.

Mr. Miod has 43 years of hands-on experience in all phases of closely held entertainment, manufacturing and professional service businesses, from accounting and auditing services to advising the board of directors.

His lexicon of skills includes:
• Accounting and Auditing Services
• New Business Formation
• Asset Tracing and Characterization
• Systems Design and Installation
• Entertainment Management
• Business Appraisal and Valuation
• Income Tax Analysis and Planning
• Internal Control Analysis
• Cost Analysis
• Income Analysis
• Lost Profits Analysis
• Estate Valuations
• Fraud Analysis
• Consultation
• Civil Litigation Matters
• Family Law Matters

See Donald Miod’s CV

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

California State University, Northridge (CSUN)
• Bachelor of Science, Accounting, 1975
• Instructor California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA)
• Instructor University of Southern California (USC)
• Instructor Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certification, California (1978)

CERTIFICATIONS, DESIGNATIONS AND AWARDS

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certification, California (1978)
Certificate of Educational Achievement in Business Valuation (CEA)
Accredited in Business Valuations (ABV)
Certified Business Appraiser (CBA)
Certified Forensic Accountant (FCPA)
Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
Certified Value Analyst (CVA)
Certified Fraud Specialist (CFS)
Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
MasterAnalyst in Financial Forensics (MAFF)
Master Financial Planner (MFP)
Diplomate of the American Board of Accounting
Recipient of the California Society of CPAs Family Law Section Distinguished Service Award
Recipient of the California Society of CPAs Family Law Section “Donald L. Gursey Lifetime Achievement Award”
Recipient of the San Fernando Valley Business Journal “Community Service Award”
Recognized as one of the top five graduates of Los Angeles Valley College in their fifty year history

Speaking Engagements

Speaker, CSCPA, on Family Law, Business Valuation and Litigation Consulting
Speaker, Local CPA Discussion Groups
Speaker, San Fernando Valley and Beverly Hills Bar Association
Speaker, California State University Northridge
Speaker, University of Southern California
Speaker, California State University Los Angeles

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS & ACTIVITIES

California Society of Certified Public Accountants, Member
• Former Chair, Family Law Section of the Litigation Services Section
• Former Chair and Co-chair, of the Family Law Conference
• Member, Business Valuation Section of the Litigation Services Section
• Speaker, on Family Law, Business, Business Valuation and Litigation
Valley Industry Commerce Association (VICA), Past Member
Board of Directors AICPA, Member International Society of CPAs, Member
Institute of Business Appraisers, Member
National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts, Member
Association of Certified Fraud Specialists Associate, Member
Bar Association, Member
• San Fernando Valley, Member
• Beverly Hills, Member
California Society of CPA’s Litigation Steering Committee
• Member at Large Board of Honorary Global Advisory Council members, Global Academy of Finance and Management
Mediation Consultant and Court Appointed Expert Witness for Marital Dissolutions
Volunteer Mediator Los Angeles County Downtown Courthouse
Volunteer Mediator Van Nuys Courthouse
Instructor, California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA)
Instructor, University of Southern California (USC)
Instructor, California State University, Northridge (CSUN)