My Bio: Robert A. McDermott J.D., LL.M., C.P.A. Robert A. McDermott grew up on the east side of Washington State where, in 1995, he completed his undergraduate accounting degree. While working full time at a regional accounting firm, he completed his law degree in 1998. He became Certified Public Accountant and licensed attorney in the State of Washington during 1999. That same year he began to work with the Seattle office of the international accounting firm of Deloitte & Touche, L.L.P. Throughout his years at the Deloitte firm, he developed expertise in pension administration as well as individual and corporate income tax matters.
Mr. McDermott left the Deloitte accounting firm and went to work at the U.S. headquarters of Corporate Express, Inc., located in Broomfield, Colorado. While there, Mr. McDermott assisted in tax planning and preparation surrounding large national and international business mergers and acquisitions. He also provided corporate tax audit defense