About Steven

Tax Partner Steven Bokiess has more than 25 years of experience in the real estate industry. A member of the Firm’s Qualified Opportunity Zone Consulting practice, he specializes in advising prominent real estate organizations involved in a wide range of properties.

Steven has an extensive background providing hedge fund and tax consulting and compliance services to a variety of real estate and asset management clients, including REITs, real estate partnerships, private equity funds, hedge funds, investment advisors, broker/dealers, and mutual funds.

Steven is an instructor in continuing professional education programs with a course emphasis on real estate and asset management tax. As a thought leader, he has also given presentations at tax seminars for hedge fund conferences.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • The New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA)
  • The Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS)
Practice Focus

Distressed Loan Workouts
Qualified Opportunity Zone Consulting
Tax Planning

Industry Focus

Real Estate


M.S., Taxation
DePaul University, with Distinction

B.S., Accountancy
DePaul University, Summa Cum Laude