Meet Our Partners



Paul S. Starr, CPA
(Deceased 11/12/17)








Patrick J. Darcy, CPA
Senior Partner

Patrick J. Darcy, CPA holds his CPA license in New Jersey as well as New York.

A graduate of Barnard Baruch College, Pat started his career in 1973 with the IRS an an Internal Revenue Agent and served for nine years. Pat's past experience in audting, individual and corporate tax law, litigation support, employee embezzlement and subterfuge compliment SDS's commitment to our clients. 

Pat has undergone extensive continuing education in Estate and Gift Tax law and has received Certifification under the auspices of the NJCPA and NYCPA and AICPA Societies.




David C. Starr, CPA
Managing Partner

David C. Starr is the Managing Partner of the firm, formerly with the IRS and with over 20 years experience in private industry.

David spends the majority of his time in the international arena. David works with many multinational corporations dealing with mergers, acquisitions and business combinations. His experience in foreign tax law brings a new dimension to the firm.

In 1998 David completed his business valuation accreditation to assist SDS clients in buying or selling their business. David is a member of the NJ & American Institute of CPA's.




Adam Hall, CPA
Audit Partner

Adam Hall, CPA, joined the firm in December 2007 and has over 12 years of experience.

Adam has extensive combined experience in both public accounting and taxation.   In addition to supervising the A & A practice, he handles tax filings and tax planning while working on all types of multi-state business and high net worth individual accounts.  He has also been very successful in handling tax examinations by all levels of the government. 

Adam is a graduate of Boston University with a B.A.  in Accounting.   He is a CPA in New York and New Jersey and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA), and the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA).