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Senior Counsel

Company name

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Aug 10,2018

Posted on

Jul 20,2018

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required

Location

Washington, DC
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
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Senior Counsel The candidate will be responsible for: Planning, organizing, and conducting investigations dealing with complex matters involving financial fraud and other securities practices that may involve possible violations of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, the rules of the firm, the provisions of the securities laws relating to the preparation and issuance of audit reports and the obligations and liabilities of accountants with respect thereof, including the rules of the US Securities and Exchange Commission issued under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, or professional standards; Reviewing and analyzing audit working papers, corporate books and records, and other financial and accounting documents; Conducting interviews and testimony; Identifying accounting, auditing, and financial reporting deficiencies; Making recommendations to the Board related to enforcement actions; and Litigating with accountants in administrative hearings before hearing officers and before the firm. Must have 8+ years of legal experience with progressively responsible legal experience sufficient to handle complex legal and accounting/auditing issues. Should have JD degree from an accredited law school in the United States. Must have active member of the Bar. Current CPA (Certified Public Accountant) license preferred. Investigative and trial experience related to financial fraud matters and/or securities litigation preferred. Multilingual ability is a plus.

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Requisition Number: 18-0083

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Public Company Accounting Oversight Board.
1666 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006-2803

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