Chris Rainey, CPA, CFE, CVA, ABV, CFF
Current: Chris Rainey & Associates, APC
Public Accounting and Litigation Consulting
November 1981 - Present
Prior : U.S. Department of the Treasury/Internal Revenue Service
Internal Revenue Agent
March 1974 - November 1981
Certified Public Accountant, 1979
Certified Fraud Examiner, 1995
Certified Valuation Analyst, 1997
Accredited in Business Valuation, 2007
Certified in Financial Forensics, 2008
College: University of New Orleans
Bachelor of Arts, 1972
Estate & Gift Taxation/ Successions - La. Dist. Ct.
Income Taxation/ Divorce - La. Dist. Ct.
Income for Child/Spousal Support - La. Dist. Ct.
Business Valuation - La. Dist Ct.
Pension Plan Valuation - La. Dist. Ct.
University of Southwestern Louisiana :
Special Lecturer - Accounting Principles, 1981
U.S. Department of the Treasury/Internal Revenue Service
Classroom Instructor - Federal Tax Law, 1979 - 1981
"Selecting and Using Business Valuation Experts"
Lafayette Parish Bar Association CLE, December 8, 2000
"Business Valuation Experts"
4th Annual Diocese of Lafayette Estate Planning Seminar, November 29, 2001
"Partition of Retirement Accounts"
Lafayette Parish Bar Association CLE, December 16, 2003
"How to Safeguard your Practice"
Lafayette Parish Bar Association CLE, December 28, 2010
"Valuation Issues in Partitioning Former Community Enterprises"
Lafayette Parish Bar Association CLE, December 22, 2011
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants
Past Chairman, Louisiana Taxation Committee
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
Past President, Acadiana Chapter
National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts