The FAU School of Accounting Executive Programs is happy to announce our first speaking and networking event of the semester:

yip-panelMaria M. Yip and Associates – Yip Associates is a leading forensic accounting firm with offices in Florida (Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and Boca Raton), New York and New Jersey.  The firm is led by Maria M. Yip, a panel bankruptcy Trustee in the Southern District of Florida as well as a Florida certified public accountant (CPA), certified fraud examiner (CFE), certified insolvency and restructuring advisor (CIRA) and is certified in financial forensics (CFF).

The team is comprised of experienced professionals specializing in the areas of forensic accounting with a focus on litigation support, financial investigations and data analytics, Chapter 7 and 11 bankruptcy, bankruptcy taxation, consulting services as fiduciaries and expert witnesses, and integrity monitoring services.

Their business valuation team, headed by a credentialed appraiser, provides valuation services for shareholder disputes, matrimonial litigation, pre-nuptial agreements, buy-sell agreements, bankruptcy matters, and estate and gift tax purposes.  

Yip Associates has successfully assisted clients with multi-jurisdictional financial investigations, complex business disputes in front of international tribunals, and international collection efforts, including the tracing of assets through “secrecy jurisdictions.” Yip Associates team members have the language skills and cultural understanding to effectively execute on international engagements allowing them to provide services in North America, South America, the Caribbean, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Domestic and international clients rely on Yip Associates to find the truth behind the numbers.

Maria and her team (which includes alumni from our own programs) will be talking to School of Accounting Executive Program students, and alumni live on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from Downtown Fort Lauderdale.  Join us online or in person!!

Participate live online!! 

Ask Maria Yip and Associates questions live about forensic accounting litigation support, business valuation, and many other interesting topics. You will not want to miss this fantastic opportunity to speak with practicing Forensic Accountants and Business Valuation experts!

We will be webcasting this live-video interactive event on Saturday, October 22, 2016 starting at 11:30 am (Eastern Standard Time) from the FAU Higher Education Complex on the world-renowned Las Olas Boulevard in Downtown Fort Lauderdale, FL.

To participate in this live-video event online from the comfort of your home or office, either “Like us” on Facebook, subscribe to our YouTube page, add us to a circle on Google Plus, or connect with us on LinkedIn. Depending on your social network preferences, you will be notified at the start of the event at 11:30 am EST on Saturday October 22, 2016.

Facebook Event URL:

Please Click Here to receive an emailed event reminder.

Participate in person!!

This is going to be a great networking opportunity, so attend in person if you can. Come early and leave late to enjoy a casual breakfast and lunch where you can meet with event speakers, students, faculty, alumni, and other like-minded professionals.

This event begins at 11:30 am EST sharp, so Click Here to receive your no-fee reservation, and get here early on Saturday, October 22, 2016 to enjoy the food and atmosphere!

Please Click Here to receive an emailed event reminder.

Contact 1-877-248-3145 or our executive students may email: with questions.