Title

Matt Barrett recently finished the 5th edition of his textbook, Accounting for Lawyers, co-authored with David Herwitz. The cite is: Matthew J. Barrett & David R. Herwitz, Accounting for Lawyers (5th ed., Foundation Press 2015).

Document Type

Book

Publication Date

2015

Abstract

This fifth edition of the most widely adopted text in the field demonstrates to novices how accounting issues interrelate with the legal profession. In an effort to make accounting as understandable as possible, this book uses a "learn by doing" approach, including:

  • Illustrative financial statements from Starbucks Corporation
  • Multiple problems using the financial statements from Amazon.com, Inc., Google Inc., and United Parcel Service, Inc.

Comments

Matthew J. Barrett & David R. Herwitz, Accounting for Lawyers (5th ed., Foundation Press 2015).