Robert Taylor, CPA/ABV


California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Bachelor of Science, Accounting, cum laude, 1982

San Diego State University, Master of Business Administration, Finance, 1992

Certified Public Accountant - California

Certified Management Accountant

Certified Valuation Analyst


Auditing and Accounting: Management of accounting and auditing engagements, including development of audit plan, coordination with clients, supervision of staff, performance of audit tests and preparation of financial statements. Clients include manufacturing, distribution, real estate construction and health care.

Controllership Experience: Development of business plans and projections, analysis of financial statements, development and implementation of cost control procedures, supervision of corporate and facility personnel and evaluation of facility personnel.

Management Consulting and Financial and Litigation Analysis: Preparation of business valuations, financial analysis and damage calculations for numerous types of business, personal injury and wrongful termination matters. Services include industry research, incremental cost analysis, business projections and deposition and trial testimony.


California Society of Certified Public Accountants

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Institute of Management Accountants

National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts


Taylor, R., Accounting Terminology in Contracts - Beware of Change, Trial Bar News, August/September 1993.

Taylor, R., Factors to Consider When Evaluating Business Interruption Losses, Trial Bar News, August/September 1992.

Taylor, R. and Salehizadeh, M., A Test of Purchasing Power Parity for Emerging Economies.

Taylor, R. with Varaiya, N. and Bergmark, B., F & C International, Initial Public Offering - A Case Study.

Taylor, R., Asserting a Construction Delay Claim, Building Profits, May/June 1995


Instructor in Finance for San Diego State University

Instructor in Accounting for the UCSD Extended Studies program

Continuing professional education seminars on financial and accounting theory, business valuations and business damages

Guest Lecturer in graduate level seminar class, CPA Consulting, taught by Gary Grudnitski, Professor of Accounting, S.D.S.U.


Principal - Brinig Taylor Zimmer, Inc., January 1, 2016 to present

Principal - Brinig & Company, Inc., November 1, 2010 to December 31, 2015

Partner - Brodshatzer, Wallace, Spoon & Yip, January 1997 to October 31, 2010

Manager - Brodshatzer, Wallace, Spoon & Yip, February 1996 to December 1996

Director - Litigation Services, Coopers & Lybrand LLP, November 1994 to January 1996

Manager - Brodshatzer, Wallace, Spoon & Yip - November 1989 to October 1994

Controller - Health Care Group, April 1987 to November 1989

Supervisor - Steres, Alpert & Carne, July 1985 to April 1987

Senior - KMG/Main Hurdman, May 1984 to July 1985