July 29, 2013

Marcum LLP's Michael Feinstein Appointed Chair of CalCPA Accounting & Audit Committee

Marcum LLP's Michael Feinstein Appointed Chair of CalCPA Accounting & Audit Committee

New York City, NY – Michael D. Feinstein, an Assurance Partner in the Los Angeles office of Marcum LLP, has been appointed Chair of the Accounting Principles & Auditing Standards Committee of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA), the largest statewide professional association of CPAs in the U.S. He will serve a two-year term.

The Committee reviews proposed U.S. and international accounting and auditing standards and provides comments to industry regulators. Among several emerging projects, the Committee is monitoring the development of a less complex set of accounting and disclosure standards for non-public companies by the Financial Accounting Standards Board.

Mr. Feinstein specializes in all aspects of SEC and non-SEC accounting matters with a focus on the implementation of Sarbanes-Oxley Act requirements. Working closely with public and privately held businesses‚ he has assisted clients with strategic planning‚ mergers and acquisitions‚ joint ventures‚ capital access‚ operations audits‚ special investigations and litigation consulting activities.

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.