Donald J. Miod


Donald J. Miod
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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 Matter

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)
  • Master Analyst in Financial Forensics (MAFF)
  • Master Financial Planner (MFP)
  • Diplomat 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 and Activites

  • 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
  • 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
  • nstructor, California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA)
  • Instructor, University of Southern California (USC)
  • Instructor, California State University, Northridge (CSUN)