Jessica Rea holds both a Bachelor’s degree and a Master’s degree in Accounting from the University of West Florida (“UWF”). Mrs. Rea specializes in forensic accounting and litigation support services involving both civil and criminal cases. Her range of experience in forensic accounting and litigation support includes:
- Forensic investigations and funds tracing
- Divorce and other family law issues
- Child support and alimony calculations
- Equitable distribution
- Non-marital claims and calculations
- Financial modeling
- Business and personal income tax
- Sales tax
- Accounting services
- Case research and analysis
After several internships in the tax department of a firm in Pensacola, Florida, Mrs. Rea worked with Diane Roeder, CPA in Clearwater. Mrs. Rea then went to work with Catalina Marketing in its Tax Department. After her time at Catalina, Mrs. Rea was with Brauer & Harper CPAs, PA working directly with Mr. David Harper as case manager, assisting clients and attorneys with various tax, forensic accounting and litigation support services.
While at UWF, Mrs. Rea was inducted into the Honor Society of Beta Alpha Psi, serving as Treasurer. In addition to her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Accounting, she has also completed studies in various accounting topics in preparation for the CPA exam.