April 22, 2013
Marcum LLP's Merger with Cornerstone Accounting Group Featured in The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel Article "Cornerstone Accounting Group Merges Into Marcum LLP"
Marcum LLP has announced a merger with Cornerstone Accounting Group, an accounting and assurance firm, focused on the real estate industry, with headquarters in NYC. The merger is effective immediately. The entire Cornerstone team consisting of five partners and 75 staff will join Marcum. Cornerstone's managing partner Daniel Vitulli will become national leader of Marcum's Real Estate industry group and will join Marcum's executive committee.
Cornerstone provides a full range of accounting and assurance services to its industry-leading clients, including private equity funds, hedge funds, real estate investment trusts, pension advisors and private real estate companies. "Daniel Vitulli and the Cornerstone team are a best-in-class national organization, and this transaction firmly establishes Marcum as a premier national real estate accounting group," said Jeffrey M. Weiner, Marcum's managing partner.
Marge Filippelli of Wayne, NJ has been named partner-in-charge of the Roseland, NJ office of Marcum LLP, a top national accounting and advisory services firm.
As head of the firm's Roseland office, Ms. Filippelli will play a leadership role in Marcum's national Real Estate Group. She will also oversee all client services and administrative operations in the region. The consolidated Roseland office includes over 40 partners and staff.