Jamie O'Brien, Sr.


Assistant Department Chair, Teaching Professor

Jamie  O'Brien, Sr.

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Biography

James O'Brien (Jamie) teaches Business Law, Tax and other law and tax-related courses to Undergraduate, Master of Accountancy, Master of Business Administration, Executive MBA, and Master of Nonprofit Administration students. He is a CPA, as well as an Attorney, and is actively involved in professional development and service within the accounting and legal communities, presently serving on the Indiana Board of Accountancy. O'Brien is also very involved in the St. Joseph County Community and serves as a County Councilman assisting St. Joseph County as a local legislator. O'Brien serves the Accountancy Department as the Assistant Chair and also advises students concerning course selection, the CPA examination requirements, and other academic matters. He serves on the Board of Directors for Hannah and Friends, a local nonprofit and the Farm of the Child, a Honduran Orphanage. O'Brien is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a B.B.A. in Accountancy, summa cum laude, and of the Notre Dame Law School, also summa cum laude.

Areas of Expertise

Business Law

Federal and State Taxation

Nonprofit Law - Legal Environment

Education

JD, University of Notre Dame

BBA, University of Notre Dame

Teaching

Business Law for Executives

Business Law: Contracts and Agency

Federal Taxation

Business Law: Property and Negotiable Instruments

Business Law for Managers

Books

"Advanced Accounting 13th Edition", (with Tom Schaefer), , 2016

"Advanced Accounting 12th Edition", (with Tom Schaefer), , 2014

"Advanced Accounting 11th Edition", (with Tom Schaefer), , 2012

"Advanced Accounting 10th Edition", (with Tom Schaefer), , 2010

"Advanced Accounting", (with Tom Schaefer), , 2008

"Advanced Accounting", (with Tom Schaefer), , 2006

Presentations

St. Joseph County Tax Seminar - Update, "2015 Annual Tax Update" (December 2015).

Northwest Indiana CPA Society (CPE), "2014 Annual Tax Update" (November 18, 2014).

University of Notre Dame - Life Symposium, "Tax Law and the Family" (May 14, 2014).

Northwest Indiana CPA Society (CPE), "2013 Annual Tax Update" (December 3, 2013).

Northwest Indiana CPA Society (CPE), "2012 Annual Tax Update" (November 27, 2012).

Northwest Indiana CPA Society (CPE), "2011 Annual Tax Update" (November 30, 2011).

Northwest Indiana CPA Society (CPE), "2010 Annual Tax Update" (November 30, 2010).

Northwest Indiana CPA Society (CPE), "2009 Annual Tax Update" (December 1, 2009).

Northwest Indiana CPA Society (CPE), "2008 Annual Tax Update" (December 2, 2008).

Northwest Indiana CPA Society (CPE), "2007 Annual Tax Update" (November 27, 2007).

Annual (2006) Tax Update, "2006 Annual Tax Update Seminar" (November 28, 2006).

CPE - Seminar (TAX), "2006 Tax Law Updated" (October 18, 2006).