To move forward, you must look within.
James A. Loeffler, CPA, CFE, Certified Six Sigma Black Belt
Jim has over twenty years of financial, operational and information technology experience, which includes leadership roles with Ernst & Young LLP (EY), Campbell Soup Company and MBNA America (Bank of America). He founded LegalEye® in 2005 with the mission of helping businesses and the law firms that serve them reduce and control legal costs and the processes and risks that drive them.
As a CPA, Jim has developed and implemented scalable data mining and analysis protocols, financial reporting structures and data visualization solutions that engage diverse groups of stakeholders. As a CFE, Jim has worked with law firms, financial institutions and the FBI on fraud investigations, and has significant experience in corporate and legal compliance. As a Certified Lean/Six Sigma Black Belt, Jim has successfully applied proven continuous improvement concepts, tools and methodologies to high-profile legal spend management, compliance and risk management initiatives, and is a frequent speaker on such topics.
A graduate of John Carroll University with a double major in Accounting and Finance, Jim received a full-tuition scholarship from the University of Pittsburgh, where he earned his MBA. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and the American Society for Quality. Jim is also deeply involved with the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance, where he currently serves on the Audit Committee, Insurance Fraud Committee and the Technology Committee. A former State Chair for Pennsylvania, Jim was previously a Co-Chair for the CLM’s Alternative Fee Arrangements Committee, where he co-authored the CLM AFA Roadmap.
Jim also serves as Committee Chairman for the annual golf outing to benefit Genesis of Pittsburgh, a 501©(3) maternity care, adoption, foster care and social service agency fully-licensed in the State of Pennsylvania.
He can be reached at jaloeffler@LegalEyeROI.com.