Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Robert E. Denham (Munger, Tolles & Olson, Los Angeles) today received the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ 2009 Medal of Honor. From the AICPA press release:
Denham received the award today at the fall meeting of the AICPA governing Council. Kathy G. Eddy, a member of the Awards Committee and former AICPA chair, presented the award.
The Medal of Honor, the AICPA’s highest honor presented to a non-CPA, is awarded to an individual whose work has influenced the profession significantly.
Denham is a public member of the Institute’s Professional Ethics Executive Committee. He draws upon his experience as a practicing lawyer, board member and former CEO in providing perspective to the committee on the Code of Professional Conduct and disciplinary cases. He has served on many committee task forces charged with developing ethical guidance for the CPA profession.