The Florida offices of Marcum LLP, a top national accounting and advisory firm, has promoted four to Director in the Firm’s South Florida Advisory Services Division.
The new Advisory Services Directors include:
- Robert Burton – Conducts forensic investigations and prepares complex damage models and financial forecasts. He has more than 15 years of experience in tracing and apportionment of assets, bankruptcy and insolvency, fraud and embezzlement, proof of lost profits and economic damages, personal injury damages, and matrimonial matters.
- John L. Heller – Specializes in forensic accounting, litigation support and management duties for bankruptcy, insolvency, and litigation clients including numerous debtors, receivers, and panel trustees. Heller was named a 2013 Top CPA in Litigation Support by South Florida Legal Guide.
- Susan Smith – A Board member of the Turnaround Management Association/Florida Chapter, Ms. Smith specializes in turnaround, financial restructuring and bankruptcy advisory services to companies and creditors in manufacturing, financial and professional services, business services and real estate investment and development industries.
- Sharmila Khanorkar – A 2013 Top CPA in Litigation Support, Ms. Khanorkar has more than 15 years of experience in litigation support, bankruptcy advisory services, business valuations and economic damages computations, and general accounting and tax compliance matters.
All were previously Senior Managers.
“These outstanding professionals each play a strategic role in helping Marcum’s clients resolve complex forensic accounting and litigation support challenges,” said Cecelia F. Garber, Partner–in–Charge of Marcum’s Florida region. “Their expertise is a tremendous asset to our clients and the Firm, which we are very proud to recognize with these promotions. On behalf of the entire Firm, we congratulate them all.”
The Firm’s Advisory Services division provides regulatory agencies, lawyers, trustees, financial institutions, insurance companies and business owners a wide range of forensic accounting and litigation support services to address a broad range of complex issues. Marcum’s expertise includes bankruptcy forensic investigations; capital recovery; solvency analysis; preference analysis; fraudulent conveyance analysis; restitution claims; risk management; lost profit damage analysis; corporate governance; business valuation and loss calculations; and computer crimes.
For more information, visit www.marcumllp.com.
About Marcum LLP
Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation. Ranked among the top 20, Marcum LLP offers the resources of 1,200 professionals, including over 140 partners, in more than 20 offices throughout New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, California, Florida, Grand Cayman and China. Headquartered in New York City, the Firm's presence runs deep with full–service offices strategically located in major business markets. Marcum is a member of the Marcum Group, an organization providing a comprehensive range of professional services spanning accounting and advisory, technology solutions, wealth management, and executive and professional recruiting. The Marcum Group companies include Marcum LLP; Marcum Technology LLC; Marcum Search LLC; Marcum Financial Services LLC; Marcum Bernstein & Pinchuk LLP; MarcumBuchanan Associates LLC; and Marcum Cronus Partners LLC. For more information, visit www.marcumllp.com.
Julie Gross Gelfand, APR
LAST UPDATED 9/26/2013