KPMG's Los Angeles Office

Community information

Los Angeles is a vibrant city with quick and easy access to beautiful beaches, mountains and lakes. Besides being the heart of the entertainment industry, many financial, retail and manufacturing companies have claimed Los Angeles as their home base. The many different cities that comprise the area known as the LA basin offer a diverse and exciting opportunity to explore many different ethnic foods; cultural events, such as live theater; and of course, shopping on Rodeo Drive, the Melrose district and the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica. All of these opportunities make for an exciting, ever-changing city in which to work and play.
Los Angeles County has a population of 9.8 million people and is the 2nd largest metropolitan area in the country. Los Angeles is the center for economic activity in California and the 5th largest economy in the world! The city's economy is based largely around trade and services.

In addition, the Los Angeles office has a "Southern California" casualness. Whether it's the predictable sunny weather (it really never rains in Southern California), the laid-back nature of the native Californians or just the unlimited things to do in your free time, the Los Angeles office is a great place to have the best of the big city with the benefits of a small-town living environment.


  • Getty Museum 
  • La Brea Tar Pits 
  • Olvera Street 
  • Autry Museum of Western Heritage 
  • Japanese American National Museum 
  • Griffith Observatory 
  • Los Angeles Natural History Museum & Exposition Park 
  • Santa Monica Pier 
  • Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific 
  • The Dolby Theatre / Chinese Theatre 
  • The Grove & Farmer's Market 
  • 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica 
  • Chinatown, Little Tokyo 
  • Museum of Contemporary Art 
  • The Walt Disney Concert Hall

Sports & Entertainment

  • Staples Center - Home of the Lakers, Clippers, Kings, and Sparks 
  • Dodger Stadium - Home of the Dodgers 
  • Honda Center - Home of the Ducks 
  • Angels Stadium - Home of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 
  • Home Depot Center - Home of the Galaxy and Chivas USA 
  • In addition, LA Live, located in the heart of downtown, features dining, entertainment and the Nokia


  • Beaches (Malibu, Santa Monica, Hermosa, Venice) 
  • Big Bear Area 
  • Lake Arrowhead 
  • Mammoth 
  • Santa Barbara

Just Plain Fun

  • Disneyland/California Adventure 
  • Knott's Berry Farm 
  • Six Flags Magic Mountain 
  • Universal Studios 
  • Hollywood Park 
  • Hollywood Bowl 
  • San Diego Zoo

Local events
Community Events

  • United Way March of Dimes 
  • American Red Cross 
  • Habitat for Humanity 
  • Beach Clean-up 
  • JBA Undoukai / Softball tournament

LA Office Activities

  • Pre-busy season & the-end –of-busy season parties 
  • Holiday party 
  • Summer Company Picnic 
  • Bowling Tournament

Learn more about U.S. Japanese Practice major office locations

Learn more about U.S. Japanese Practice major office locations

Connect with us