Richard Wolf, CPA/ABV, CFE, CVA, CGMA, is a partner at Gross Mendelsohn. He is a member of the firm’s Forensics & Litigation Support, Business Valuation and Nonprofit Groups. Richard specializes in providing litigation support services, including valuations of closely-held businesses, forensic accounting and fraud investigations, and income determination in marital disputes.
Richard is trained as a financial neutral in the collaborative process, a voluntary dispute resolution process in which divorcing couples settle without resorting to litigation. He also provides a variety of accounting, tax and consulting services, including strategic planning facilitation services, to private businesses and nonprofit organizations throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.
He regularly presents to family law attorneys throughout Maryland and Virginia as part of the firm’s divorce seminar series. He has also presented to members of the Virginia State Bar Association and the National Business Institute.
With 20+ years of public accounting experience, Richard was named one of Baltimore’s “SmartCPAs” by SmartCEO magazine and was a finalist of the magazine’s “Power Player Award.” He was also named to Baltimore Business Journal’s “40 Under 40 Award” list.
Richard serves on the board of the University of Baltimore Accounting Advisory Board, Loyola University Maryland’s Accounting Advisory Board, and Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School’s Board of Trustees. He also served on the boards of the Maryland Association of CPAs and American Institute of CPA’s Women’s Initiative Executive Committee. He serves on the steering committee for Gross Mendelsohn’s women’s initiative.
In addition to being a CPA and a Chartered Global Management Accountant, Richard is a Certified Fraud Examiner and Certified Valuation Analyst, and Accredited in Business Valuation by the American Institute of CPAs. He serves as an instructor for both Maryland Nonprofits and the Maryland Association of CPAs’ Business Learning Institute.
- Bachelor of business administration degree in accounting, Emory University, Goizueta Business School (1996)
- American Institute of CPAs
- Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
- Maryland Association of CPAs
- National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts
- Collaborative Professionals of Baltimore