Richard attended the University of Virginia and received a B.S. in Accounting. He later attended the University of Georgia and obtained a Masters in Business Administration and Juris Doctor. He joined the Firm’s predecessor firm, A.M. Pullen & Company, in 1982 and was elected a Tax Partner of Ross Lane & Company, LLC in 1991. As a tax partner, he has experience in all areas of taxation including S-corporations, individual, real estate passive activities and the alternative minimum tax. He has extensive experience in computer applications for financial analysis and accounting.
Richard’s professional memberships include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants (GSCPA), and State Bar of Georgia.