October 4, 2021

Marcum LLP’s Janis Cowhey Named to Crain’s New York Notable Women in Accounting Issue for Fourth Time

Marcum LLP’s Janis Cowhey Named to Crain’s New York Notable Women in Accounting Issue for Fourth Time Modern Family & LGBTQ Services

New York City, NYJanis L. Cowhey, Esq., a partner at Marcum LLP and national leader of the Firm’s Modern Family & LGBTQ Services group, has been named to the 2021 Notable Women in Accounting list by Crain’s New York Business.

Marcum partners have been represented in the Crain’s annual special issue each year since its debut in 2018. Crain’s ranks Marcum No. 6 on its list of the New York metropolitan area’s largest accounting firms.

“For LGBTQ individuals, couples and families, Janis Cowhey has proved an invaluable partner in navigating the hurdle-strewn landscape of estate, gift and income tax planning… Cowhey helps clients develop comprehensive estate plans that minimize taxes, often through a range of estate planning tools that she is credited with refining,” the publication wrote in this year’s showcase.

Based in Marcum’s New York City office, Ms. Cowhey is a Trusts and Estates attorney specializing in complex estate, gift and income tax planning; estate and trust administration; and individual and fiduciary tax compliance. She is a recognized thought leader in working with LGBTQ individuals, domestic partners and non-traditional families, helping them to navigate the complex and rapidly changing landscape of estate, gift and income tax planning. She is a frequent lecturer and media guest on topics related to estate and gift tax issues, planning strategies, and LGBTQ estate and income tax matters.

About Marcum LLP
Marcum LLP is a top-ranked national accounting and advisory firm dedicated to helping entrepreneurial, middle-market companies and high net worth individuals achieve their goals. Marcum’s industry-focused practices offer deep insight and specialized services to privately held and publicly registered companies, and nonprofit and social sector organizations. The Firm also provides a full complement of technology, wealth management, and executive search and staffing services. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum has offices in major business markets across the U.S. and select international locations. #AskMarcum.


Janis L. Cowhey

Janis L. Cowhey


  • Tax & Business
  • New York, NY