This lunchtime presentation discussed the outcomes from the 2014 and 2015 examinations and an overview of identified common issues in relation to the management of trust accounts.
Speaker: Ross Byrne, Director, BDO
CPD Guide: 1, PM About the Speaker:
ROSS BYRNE, BDO Australia Director, Advisory, Audit
Ross has over 30 years’ experience as a Chartered Accountant with an extensive background in finance, audit, forensic accounting and consulting. Ross has considerable experience providing services to law practices and the Law Society. In 2010 BDO, led by Ross, was the successful tenderer to provide external examination services to the profession. BDO was recently reappointed for a further 3 years. Having conducted external trust account examinations since 2010, Ross has in depth knowledge of the operation of trust accounts by the Tasmanian legal profession.