Partners and Staff of Regardie, Brooks & Lewis Join Firm;
Expanded Citrin Cooperman Firm Spans Middle Atlantic-NY Metro Areas
NEW YORK (August 25, 2015) - Citrin Cooperman, a Top-25 U.S. accounting, tax, and business consulting firm, announced today that the partners and staff of Regardie, Brooks & Lewis, a regional accounting firm based in Bethesda, Maryland, will join the firm effective September 1, 2015. The addition will bring approximately 25 new professionals to Citrin Cooperman, while expanding its reach to the D.C. metro market. This will mark the seventh office for Citrin Cooperman, headquartered in New York City with offices in Philadelphia, PA; Norwalk, CT; Livingston, NJ; Plainview, NY and White Plains, NY.
Regardie, Brooks & Lewis has been offering audit, tax, consulting, and comprehensive business management services for over 80 years. The firm serves a wide range of clients including entrepreneurial businesses, professional service firms, not-for-profit organizations, real estate and construction firms, health care facilities, schools, employee benefit plans, retailers and wholesalers, and individuals.
“We are excited about the strong synergies between Citrin Cooperman and Regardie, Brooks & Lewis, which share an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of excellence by focusing on what counts with superior client service,” said Joel Cooperman, Citrin Cooperman’s Chief Executive Officer. “We have long wanted to be in the Washington D.C. marketplace and we finally found a firm with similar values and dedication to client service. The partners and staff of Regardie Brooks & Lewis will add tremendous talent and expertise to our firm, while extending our capabilities from the New York metropolitan area to the Middle Atlantic region. We are very proud to have them join us.”
The addition of Regardie, Brooks & Lewis to Citrin Cooperman will also bring six new partners to the firm.
“We are thrilled to be a part of Citrin Cooperman, both for its reputation in the industry and its wide reach within the Northeast,” said Paul Gnatt, co-managing partner at Regardie, Brooks & Lewis. “Our addition and combining of forces will serve to further enhance our abilities and strong level of service for our clients.”
With the addition of Regardie, Brooks & Lewis, Citrin Cooperman expects annual revenues to exceed $185 million.