Alvin A. Wall

Alvin A. Wall

Shareholder CPA, MSA

Summary of Experience

Alvin is a founding shareholder of Wall, Einhorn & Chernitzer and has practiced in the area of taxation for more than 40 years, including seven years with an international accounting firm. He works with partnerships, corporations and individuals on tax issues and advises clients on estate and family tax planning matters.

Over the years, Alvin has accumulated considerable experience in the real estate industry and works closely with the firm's Real Estate Services Team. Alvin is passionate about giving back to the community through his many volunteer efforts. Alvin’s interests outside of the office include golf, photography, working on his wheel in the pottery studio, and being a devoted spouse and proud parent and grandparent.


University of South Carolina

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in finance
  • Master of Accountancy

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant; Virginia

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Tidewater Chapter of the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Hampton Roads Tax Forum, founding member

Community Involvement

  • Bayville Golf Club - treasurer, board of directors
  • Greater Norfolk Corporation - board of directors
  • Tidewater Jewish Foundation - immediate past president
  • TowneBank - board of directors, Norfolk region
  • United Jewish Federation of Tidewater - treasurer, board of directors, former president
  • Hospice House of South Hampton Roads, Inc. - board of directors


  • Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities “Humanitarian Award”
  • Virginia Business “Super CPA”, multi-year honoree
  • United Jewish Federation of Tidewater “Leonard R. Strelitz Young Leadership” Award
  • Tidewater Jewish Foundation “Professional Appreciation” Award