Mr. McCarthy's firm - William Bernard McCarthy, P.A. – concentrates in matters of federal taxation. Prior to starting his own firm, Mr. McCarthy was a partner at Shutts & Bowen LLP and prior to that a Director with KPMG LLP where his practice focused on resolving tax controversies on a wide range of technical and procedural issues. Before joining KPMG, he was an agent and appeals officer with the IRS and a trial attorney with the Chief Counsel's Office of the IRS. At Miami Law Mr. McCarthy teaches in the Graduate LL.M. Program in Taxation in the area of Federal Tax Procedure.