September 25, 2013

Marcum LLP Names New South Florida Advisory Services Directors

Marcum LLP Names New South Florida Advisory Services Directors Advisory

New York City, NY — The Florida offices of Marcum LLP, a top national accounting and advisory firm, has promoted four as Directors in the Firm’s South Florida Advisory Services Division.

The new Advisory Services Directors include:

Ft. Lauderdale

Robert Burton – Conducts forensic investigations and prepares complex damage models and financial forecasts. He has more than 15 years of experience in tracing and apportionment of assets, bankruptcy and insolvency, fraud and , proof of lost profits and economic damages, personal injury damages, and matrimonial matters.

John L. Heller – Specializes in forensic accounting, litigation support and management duties for bankruptcy, insolvency, and litigation clients including numerous debtors, receivers, and panel trustees. Heller was named a 2013 Top CPA in Litigation Support by South Florida Legal Guide.

Susan Smith – A Board member of the Turnaround Management Association/Florida Chapter, Ms. Smith specializes in turnaround, financial restructuring and bankruptcy advisory services to companies and creditors in manufacturing, financial and professional services, business services and real estate investment and development industries.


Sharmila Khanorkar – A 2013 Top CPA in Litigation Support, Ms. Khanorkar has more than 15 years of experience in litigation support, bankruptcy advisory services, business valuations and economic damages computations, and general accounting and tax compliance matters.

All were previously Senior Managers.

“These outstanding professionals each play a strategic role in helping Marcum’s clients resolve complex forensic accounting and litigation support challenges,” said Cecelia F. Garber, Partner-in-Charge of Marcum’s Florida region. “Their expertise is a tremendous asset to our clients and the Firm, which we are very proud to recognize with these promotions. On behalf of the entire Firm, we congratulate them all.”

The Firm’s Advisory Services division provides regulatory agencies, lawyers, trustees, financial institutions, insurance companies and business owners a wide range of forensic accounting and litigation support services to address a broad range of complex issues. Marcum’s expertise includes bankruptcy forensic investigations; capital recovery; solvency analysis; preference analysis; fraudulent conveyance analysis; restitution claims; risk management; lost profit damage analysis; corporate governance; business valuation and loss calculations; and computer crimes.

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.

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