Barrett, David of Lindenhurst, NY

As a result of acceptance of a guilty plea by the Joint Trial Board, in lieu of a hearing, Mr. Barrett was admonished effective October 19, 2017.  Mr. Barrett pled guilty to violating Rule 501 – Acts Discreditable (now the Acts Discreditable Rule [1.400.001]), of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct for removing client files and proprietary information from a firm, without the firm’s permission, pending the termination of his employment with the firm.