Laurie Chatoff, Principal, CPA, Rothstein Kass
...Laurie Chatoff, CPA Laurie is a principal based in Rothstein Kass' Walnut Creek (CA) office.She
specializes in providing audit, tax, and consulting services for alternative investment entities including onshore and offshore funds, master feeder structures, fund of funds and investment advisors.Laurie is a certified public accountant in California. She began her professional accounting career at the San Francisco office of former accounting giant, Arthur Andersen.Laurie joined the growing Walnut Creek Rothstein Kass team in 2000, the year in which that office opened.Laurie
was instrumental in establishing the Firm's audit and tax practices in the Bay Area.Because of her leadership, she was promoted to principal in July 2006. Laurie
advises clients on organizational structure, audit processes and provides ongoing consultation regarding fund structure, compliance, tax and fund accounting matters. In addition to her
client responsibilities, Laurie
is actively involved with several internal professional development initiatives including serving on the Firm's best practices
also participates in the instruction of in-house continuing education classes relating to financial services issues. Laurie graduated summa cum laude from San Francisco State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Accounting.She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA), the Financial Women's Association of San Francisco, and 100 Women in Hedge Funds.