David Ostrove

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Certified Public Accountant, California, 1957. Lecturer and author for the California CPA Society and Continuing Education of the Bar: Advanced Corporate Tax Problems, 1990, 1991; Fiduciary Accounting for Estates and Trusts, 1988-2003; Forensic Accounting 1989-1996; Community Property 1989-1996; Summary Accounting for Trusts & Estates, 2001-2002; Accounting & Auditing for Trusts & Estates, 2003; Preparing Accountings & Reports for Trusts & Estates, 2004— Wills & Trusts in California: What the CPA Must Know, 2007—. Senior Adjunct Professor of Law, Southwestern University School of Law, 1968. Litigation Consultant and Expert Witness including Attorney and Accountant Malpractice, Business Valuations, Tax Accounting Issues and Damages. Mediator/Arbitrator. Past President, American Association of Attorneys-Certified Public Accountants, 1991-1992.

Areas of Practice (12)

  • Tax Law
  • Probate and Trust Administration
  • Probate and Trust Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Complex Business Litigation
  • Attorney Malpractice Defense
  • Accountant Malpractice Defense
  • Expert Witness
  • Notary Law
  • Notary Fraud
  • Trusts & Estates
  • Taxation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
323-302-9339  Phone
(323) 939-3400  Phone
(323) 939-3500  Fax
University Attended:
Los Angeles City College, A.A., 1950
Law School Attended:
Southwestern University School of Law, J.D., 1958
Year of First Admission:
1960, California
Birth Information:
Los Angeles, California, 1929

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Los Angeles, California

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