July 23, 2012

Marcum LLP Names Cecelia Garber Partner-In-Charge for Florida Region

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Marcum LLP Names Cecelia Garber Partner-In-Charge for Florida Region Advisory

Miami, FL – Marcum LLP, a national accounting and advisory firm, has named Cecelia Garber, CPA, ABV, CVA, CFFA, as Partner-in-Charge of the their Florida region. As an integral part of the Firm’s leadership team, Garber will be responsible for overseeing the growth of the Firm’s Florida regional operations.

Named by the South Florida Legal Guide as a Top CPA in Litigation Support every year since 2006, Garber will also continue to serve as a Partner in the Firm’s Advisory Services division. In this capacity, she concentrates her forensic accounting services in the areas of matrimonial litigation support, fraud investigation, personal injury damage calculation, commercial business damage calculation and business valuation. Garber is also well-known for her expertise in the aviation industry including representing one of the largest aircraft dealers worldwide, and  charter companies and corporate flight departments. Garber is also frequently called upon for expert testimony in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach County Courts and in U.S. Bankruptcy Court – Southern District of Florida.

Garber is succeeding Gary Gross who was instrumental in Rachlin LLP’s transition and national merger with Marcum LLP. Gross will continue his Tax practice as well as focus on strategic operations for the Florida region. 

Rachlin LLP (formerly Rachlin Cohen & Holtz LLP) was one of the largest accounting and advisory services firms in South Florida. In 2009 Rachlin merged with Marcum & Kliegman (now Marcum LLP). The merger offered enhanced resources, an expanded range of business solutions and a team 1,100 strong, working in 23 offices.

“Cecelia’s background in business development and management makes her an excellent choice to lead the Florida offices and enhance the success of the Firm as a whole,” stated Jeffrey M. Weiner, Managing Partner of Marcum LLP. “Cecelia is a great strategic leader who is dedicated to client service and professionalism.”

Cecelia Garber is a graduate of the University of Florida with a Bachelors of Science in Accounting.

About Marcum LLP
Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as select international locations. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum provides a full spectrum of traditional tax, accounting, and assurance services; advisory, valuation, and litigation support; managed accounting services; and an extensive portfolio of specialty and niche industry practices. The Firm serves both privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as nonprofit and social sector entities, high net worth individuals, private equity funds, and hedge funds, with a focus on middle-market companies and closely held family businesses. Marcum is a member of the Marcum Group, an organization providing a comprehensive array of professional services.