Corey McLaughlin joined Arthur Bell CPAs in August 1998 after two years with a Maryland based accounting firm. Prior to becoming Managing Member of Arthur Bell and a member of the Board for the firm in 2016, Corey was the Member-in-charge of Audit, Assurance & Advisory, responsible for providing accounting, auditing, investors’ representative, attestation, and consulting services to a wide variety of entities including commodity pools, hedge funds, commodity trading advisors, investment advisers, broker-dealers, introducing brokers, and other operating entities. In addition, Corey was key in the formation and expansion of our Ireland office, Arthur Bell Limited.
Corey is currently the treasurer of the Mid-Atlantic Hedge Fund Association. He was previously a member of the Accounting Advisory Board of the University of Baltimore from 2008 until 2010 and is currently a member of the Towson University Accounting Advisory Board. He has written several articles for industry publications and is a frequent speaker on Alternative Investment topics.
In 2011 Corey was awarded the SmartCPA distinction, which recognizes enterprising accountants for their leadership, accomplishment, innovation, and success. Corey graduated from Towson University in 1996 with a B.S. in Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant with the rights to practice in numerous states. He is a member of MACPA and AICPA.