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James Lichau

James Lichau

Partner, Assurance
Financial Services Co-leader
Location: San Francisco |

With over 10 years in public accounting, James has provided accounting and audit experience to both public and private companies. James focuses on technology, including SaaS and FinTech companies, as well as financial service firms, including peer-to-peer, online and alternative lending. He specializes in complex equity transactions, business combinations and revenue recognition. James enjoys working with his clients on each engagement to align himself as more of a partner than just an auditor.

James Lichau holds an active CPA license in California.


Quick facts


Certified Public Accountant

  • Member – California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA)
  • Member – American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Board of Directors – International House at UC Berkeley
  • BS/Accounting – San Francisco State University