Mr. Erik Harvey
Department of Accounting and Finance
Mr. Harvey is a Partner in the Law Firm of Liao Harvey PC. Mr. Harvey received his Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and Economics from Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, California. Mr. Harvey has also earned three graduate degrees. First, he earned his Master’s in Business Administration specializing in Finance from San Jose State University in San Jose, California in 2001. Second, he earned his Jurist Doctorate from the University Of Iowa, in Iowa City, Iowa in June of 2005. Third, he earned his Masters in Accountancy also from the University of Iowa in August of 2005.
Upon graduation from Santa Clara University, Mr. Harvey worked in charter school development and management. Mr. Harvey was first employed by Beacon Education Management and opened several charter schools in the Midwest. Later, he was a consultant to Kipp.org and other charter organizations in the development nationwide.
While attending the University of Iowa, Mr. Harvey clerked for the Rhode Island law firm of Shectman Halperin Savage, which specialized in bankruptcy, foreclosure, receivership, and other creditors’ rights practice areas. After graduation at Iowa, Mr. Harvey was an associate at Deloitte, a “Big Four” accounting firm for two years.
After working in accounting, Mr. Harvey worked for two years as the shared jud cial law clerk of Judge William L. Stocks and Judge Thomas W. Waldrep, both bankruptcy judges in the Middle District of North Carolina. After the clerkship, Mr. Harvey joined Ivey, McClellan, Gatton, and Talcott, LLP in August of 2009.
Mr. Harvey left Ivey, McClellan, Gatton & Talcott in June 2012 to form Carolina Law Partners which transitioned into Liao Harvey PC in 2013. Liao Harvey PC focuses in consumer and business bankruptcy and tax controversies.