Paul J. White is the founding Senior Partner in the accounting and litigation services firm of White, Zuckerman, Warsavsky, Luna & Hunt, LLP. He originally formed the firm in 1962 providing a full range of accounting services. He has provided litigation support services and has served as an expert witness since 1969. In addition to a full range of services in family law cases, Mr. White’s experience includes: partnership/corporation dissolutions, patent infringements, criminal fraud, malpractice, jewelry insurance block claims for both insurance companies and the insured. He has testified as an expert witness before the Superior Court in the state of California in hundreds of cases. For 22 years Mr. White served as the managing partner of White, Zuckerman, Warsavsky, Luna Hunt, LLP.
In addition to his experience practicing as a forensic accountant and a CPA, Mr. White has extensive experience in assisting in the start-up and management of numerous businesses. He served as CEO or CFO for a number of businesses. Mr. White has sat on the board of directors for many corporations.
Mr. White has taught a course in Forensic Accounting at California State University Northridge and has instructed continuing education courses in litigation services for the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, University of Southern California, California State University, Los Angeles, and California State University, Northridge. He has addressed the California Trial Lawyers Association Convention, Ventura Bar Convention, numerous family law study groups, and American Academy of Matrimonial Attorneys. He obtained a BS in Business Administration from California State University, Los Angeles in 1956.
Mr. White obtained his CPA license in 1962, is a CVA (Certified Valuation Analyst), holds the AICPA’s ABV designation (Accredited in Business Valuation), as well as, a CFF designation (Certified in Financial Forensics). He is a 40 Year Honorary Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a 40 Year Honorary Member of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, Associate Member of the Beverly Hills Bar Association and served two four-year terms as a member of the Executive Committee of the Family Law Section of the Los Angeles Bar Association. He has been an active member of family law study groups since 1985 and is currently active in study groups sponsored by White, Zuckerman, Warsavsky, Luna & Hunt, LLP. Mr. White received a Commendation from the San Fernando Valley Business Journal for his outstanding business achievements and the Distinguished Alumni Award from California State University, Los Angeles College of Business and Economics.