About Richard

Richard L. Cooke is a partner in the Assurance Services Group, based in the Firm’s Long Island office and is a leader in its national SEC Practice and its Technology & Life Sciences Industry group. 

Richard specializes in providing audit, quarterly review, and merger and acquisition services to a diverse client base that spans several industries and includes closely-held and publicly-traded entities.

With an in-depth knowledge of SEC reporting processes, Richard is often engaged by companies to assist with complex GAAP issues such as revenue recognition, debt and equity financing and derivative transactions. He provides clients with guidance through the compliance process, ensuring they stay compliant with SEC regulations while meeting timely financial filings. In addition, Richard has successfully assisted clients with completing initial public offerings, reverse mergers and other business acquisitions.

Richard’s comprehensive audit, due diligence, and business consulting knowledge, combined with his more than 25 years of experience, mutually benefits Marcum and its clients.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)

Awards & Recognition

  • 40 Under 40 Award, Long Island Business News, 2009
Practice Focus

SEC Reporting
Mergers & Acquisitions
Initial Public Offerings
Reverse Mergers


Bachelor of Science, Accounting
Fairfield University