Ellis Obtains Certified in Financial Forensics Credential

FORT MYERS, FL — February 16, 2015 — Leslea G. Ellis, Founder and Managing Member of Leslea Ellis, LLC has been awarded the Certified in Financial Forensics Credential (CFF) by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AIPCA).

According to the AIPCA website, “The CFF credential is granted exclusively to CPAs who demonstrate considerable expertise in forensic accounting through their knowledge, skills, and experience. The CFF encompasses fundamental and specialized forensic accounting skills that CPA practitioners apply in a variety of service areas, including: bankruptcy; electronic data analysis; family law; valuations; fraud prevention, detection, and response; financial statement misrepresentation; and damages calculations”.

To qualify, applicants must be licensed CPAs and meet specific business experience and education requirements, in addition to passing the CFF exam.


Leslea Ellis, LLC is a CPA firm serving accounting and tax clients in the greater Southwest Florida area. Established in 2013, the firm specializes in fraud examination, forensic accounting and litigation support for the entire state of Florida. For more information, contact them at 239-690-6500 or Leslea@lesleaellis.com.

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Leslea Ellis, CPA/CFF, CFE, MAcc
Leslea Ellis, LLC
Tel. 239.690.6500

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