Pietro  LaPorta

Partner

Assurance

Life Science & Biotech, Manufacturing & Distribution, Retail & Consumer Products

About Pietro

Pietro LaPorta is an assurance partner and member of the Firm’s Capital Markets Group, providing financial statement audits and quarterly review services primarily to SEC registrants. Pietro’s public accounting experience spans over 23 years, the majority of which comes from working for Big Four and large regional firms. Over his career, he has managed business relationships, coordinated audit engagements, prepared budgets, developed tailored audit programs, and reviewed work papers.

His experience also includes revenue recognition, purchase accounting, share-based compensation, complex debt transactions, and derivatives. Pietro brings hands-on experience in dealing with PCAOB, SEC, AICPA and U.S. GAAP requirements while serving large multinational, middle-market, and venture capital clients. Additionally, he has been responsible for the research and resolution of SEC issues, coordination with internal audit departments, and compliance of the Sarbanes-Oxley 404 standard.

Pietro’s core strengths and accomplishments also include leading various public company audits (including Fortune 100 multinational entities), coordinating with various international offices simultaneously, as well as helping companies raise capital through the public and private markets.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA)
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
Practice Focus

SEC Registration and Reporting
SEC Compliance
Internal Controls
Business Combinations
Revenue Recognition
Complex Financial Instruments
Privately-Held Companies

Education

Bachelor of Science, Accounting
Stockton University