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Rich Croghan
National Practice Leader, Life Sciences


Rich has been in public accounting since 1991. He primarily serves small and midsize life science, technology, and health care organizations, including pharmaceutical companies, research companies, medical device companies, digital health companies, hospitals, physician groups, and ancillary service organizations. He provides tax and consulting services related to ASC 740 calculations and documentation, tax return preparation, research and development tax credits, international tax planning, state and local tax planning, tax accounting methods, and mergers, acquisitions, and reorganizations.

Rich is the national practice leader for the Life Sciences Practice and is the Northern California Technology, Communications & Media, and Life Sciences industry group leader. Prior to joining Moss Adams in 2004, he worked with a Big Four firm for 13 years.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, California Society of Certified Public Accountants


  • BSBA, accounting, University of Dayton
  • JD, Loyola University of Chicago

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