Joe Laclair

Assurance Partner


BDO Charlotte Office



Executive Summary

Joe has more than 32 years of public accounting experience, most recently leading the development of BDO’s Financial Institutions Practice in the Southeastern United States. He provides services to several publicly traded and privately held financial institutions, in either the lead or concurring partner role. Joe is also a member of BDO’s Financial Institutions Executive Committee where he functions as BDO’s Alliance Firm liaison for the Financial Institutions Practice.

Prior to joining BDO, Joe worked with both national and regional accounting firms where he devoted his time to serving the financial services industry.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Independent Bankers Association of New York State
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers
Pennsylvania Bankers Association  
Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants


B.S., Utica College at Syracuse University