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LEASE Summit – The FASB Series (3 CPE)

December 16, 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST

Baker Tilly CPE Webinars

Participants of the live webinar will be eligible for 3 free CPE credits.



Join us for a free virtual CPE event where industry professionals will come together to provide a year-end review of the lease accounting standard, ASC 842, and explore how the recent changes will impact private companies. Presenters will discuss what the new lease accounting rules entail and provide detailed instructions for a successful transition to the new standard. We will then consider what your organization can be doing now to successfully prepare for its first audit under the new lease accounting standard.

Key Takeaways

Understand the changes to lease accounting as a result of the transition from ASC 840 to ASC 842 and how these changes will impact private companies
List the details and steps essential for adopting the new lease accounting standard
Explore how a company can prepare for their first audit post-transition to ASC 842


Session 1 – Opening Panel: Ask the Accounting Professional

12:30 – 1:30 PM ET

Bryan Sinclair, VP, Technical Accounting Leader, RGP
Cheryl Levesque, Partner, CFO & Business Advisory, DHG
Emily Fish, Product Accounting Manager, LeaseQuery
George Azih, CEO and Founder, LeaseQuery
Paul Dunn, CPA, Partner, Consulting Services, Baker Tilly
Stephanie Parker, Senior Financial Analyst, Middleby Corporation

Join a panel of professionals from various accounting roles as they provide a year-end review of the new lease accounting standard, ASC 842. Panelists will explore the impact of lease accounting for private companies and share tips on preparing for a successful transition. Throughout this session, our panelists will also discuss questions submitted by the audience during registration on topics related to adoption challenges and how to facilitate compliance.

Be sure to add your question when you register to be answered during the session.


  1. Gain insight into the lease accounting evolution caused by the adoption of ASC 842
  2. Review how the new standard differs from ASC 840, and its expected impact on private companies
  3. Identify best practices for a successful implementation of ASC 842

Program level: Intermediate
Prerequisites: Basic understanding of lease accounting
Advance preparation: None
Delivery method: Group Internet Based
Recommended CPE credit: 1 hour
Field of study: Accounting

Session 2 – ASC 842: A Detailed Transition Example
Session 3 – Preparing for Your Next Audit: Detailed Examples and More


George Azih

CEO and Founder


Jason Parker, CPA

Accounting Solutions Manager


Emily Fish, CPA

Product Accounting Manager

Rachel Reed

Accounting Manager


Paul Dunn, CPA

Partner, Consulting Services
Baker Tilly


Cheryl Levesque, CPA

Advisory Partner

Stephanie Parker

Senior Financial Analyst
Middleby Corporation

Bryan Sinclair

VP, Technical
Accounting Leader

Tom Brunton, CPA

Managing Director

CPE Details

Who Should Attend

Accounting and finance professionals whose companies manage a medium-to-high volume of leases will benefit most from this event, along with CPAs who serve clients with a similar volume of leases.


Additional information to include:

Program level: Intermediate
Prerequisites: Basic understanding of lease accounting
Advance preparation: None
Delivery method: Online
Recommended CPE credit: 3.0 hours
Field of study: Accounting


LeaseQuery is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: NASBAregistry.org.

For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints, please contact CPEinfo@leasequery.com.




If a program is cancelled, LeaseQuery will notify registrants via the email address that they used to register for the program.

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