WBA Facilitates Merger of Forensic CPA Firms

RENOWNED FORENSIC CPA FIRM UELTZEN & COMPANY JOINS EISNERAMPER LLP

Sacramento-based Firm’s Roster of Forensic Specialists Will Add Significant Depth to EisnerAmper’s National Forensic, Litigation and Valuation Practice.  Ueltzen & Company’s Michael Ueltzen, John Moyle and Ramona Farrell Admitted to EisnerAmper Partnership.

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NOVEMBER 23, 2015.  NEW YORK: EisnerAmper LLP today announced that Sacramento-based CPA firm Ueltzen & Company, a highly respected leader in forensic accounting and forensic technology investigations, has joined forces with EisnerAmper LLP, effective November 15, 2015.

The Ueltzen partner group of Michael Ueltzen, John Moyle and Ramona Farrell, together with a team of fifteen professionals and staff, will become part of EisnerAmper’s Forensic, Litigation and Valuation Services Group.

Ueltzen, Moyle and Farrell, as well as the professional and support staff, will continue to work out of their existing offices in Sacramento and Los Angeles.

John M. Williamson, EisnerAmper Western Region Partner-in-Charge, said, “The outstanding reputation of Ueltzen & Company in the complex fields of forensic accounting and forensic technology investigations is personified by Mike, John, Ramona and their team. The extraordinary depth of their knowledge, along with their record of exemplary client service, further advances EisnerAmper’s growing presence on the West Coast.”

Ueltzen & Company provides a wide range of forensic services to law firm, corporate, governmental, and accounting firm clients throughout the nation and California, as well as providing accounting, tax, and valuation services. Charles Weinstein, CEO of EisnerAmper, said, “The remarkably skilled professionals at Ueltzen & Company have set the highest standard in forensic accounting services including expert witness and consulting services at trial, mediation, arbitration, and settlement negotiation sessions. We are extremely pleased to welcome this excellent team to EisnerAmper’s Forensic, Litigation and Valuation Services Group.”

In speaking about joining EisnerAmper, firm founder Michael Ueltzen said, “For almost two decades, our firm has served clients nationally and throughout California, and I am proud of the successes we have achieved together. On behalf of my colleagues, I am truly looking forward to the opportunities for growth we have in front of us as we become part of EisnerAmper, a firm with extraordinary capabilities.”

Phil Whitman, President of Whitman Business Advisors, and R. Peter Fontaine, Managing Partner of NewGate Partners, advised on the transaction.

 

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EisnerAmper LLP is a premier accounting and business advisory services firm and among the largest in the United States. EisnerAmper provides audit, accounting, and tax services, as well as corporate finance, internal audit and risk management, forensic services, information technology, and other professional services to a broad range of clients, including services to more than 200 public companies. The firm features 180 partners and principals and approximately 1,300 professionals.  As an independent member of Allinial Global and EisnerAmper Global, EisnerAmper serves clients worldwide.