aboutusOur policy of rendering a highly personalized service in assisting clients to achieve their business and personal goals has established a close bond between our clients and the Firm.

Berkower, LLC has these professional guidelines:
To adhere to the highest levels of professional standards and practices.
To maintain a continuous relationship with the banking and financial community.
To continuously develop special fields of knowledge in order to serve our clients effectively and successfully.
To continuously educate our principals and staff in order to render the best professional service.
To participate in the activities of our professional societies in order to in order to maintain the ethical and technical standards of our profession.
To attract the finest professionals so that service to our clients will be rendered by the most competent talent available.
To participate in community activities.

Our firm is committed to the proposition that we can be only as good as the people comprising it.

The firm hires for its professional accounting staff, college graduates who have majored in accounting as undergraduates or on the graduate level, and whose career goal is public accounting. Associates and principals are encouraged to recommend outstanding candidates. The firm also advertises and receives unsolicited applications for employment.

Organization
The firm is organized as a New Jersey Limited Liability Company. We operate principally in the states of California, Connecticut, Florida, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina and Pennsylvania.

Principals
Maurice Berkower, CPA, MBA, Principal in Charge of Financial Services Practice
Michael G. Mullen, CPA, Member
Pamela Radoszycki, CPA, Member

Affiliates

Polina Tsikman CPA, MS Economics (Los Angeles Office)

Philip Rankin, CPA (Cayman Islands Office)

Experience and Qualifications

 

The Firm is a member of International Association of Practising Accountants (IAPA), a global association of independent accountancy firms providing a full range of quality professional services to clients with international needs, through a network of more than 275 offices in some 45 countries. Through the firm’s membership in the AICPA’s Division for CPA firms Private Companies Section, we have a number of correspondent firms in major cities throughout the United States.

We utilize the latest computer technology and other management techniques to give our clients the best service. Our principals and associates teach and attend continuing professional education programs. Similarly, we participate in the activities of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and local state CPA societies to further the ethical and technical standards of our profession. Our principals and associates are members of key AICPA, and New Jersey Society of CPA’s (NJSCPA) committees.

We are members of the Private Companies Practice Section (PCPS) and The Center for Public Companies Audit Firms (CPCAF) of the American Institute of Certified and we are members of the PCAOB and, as such, our policies and practices are subjected to periodic peer review and regular inspection by the PCAOB. See Exhibit A for our latest report.

The following is a list of some of the industries and areas we serve:

 

Manufacturers
Apparel
Biotechnology
Consumer Products
Electronic Security Systems
General Contractors
Machinery
Metal Fabrication
Pharmaceuticals
Textile

Retail
Floor Covering
Restaurants
Tile and Bath

Financial Services
Broker Dealers in Securities
Credit Unions
Casino/Resort
Certified Public Accountants
Computer Software and Systems
Construction
Hedge Fund
Insurance
Investment Advisors
Investment Bankers
Investment CompaniesLenders
OffShore Funds
Private Equity Funds
Real Estate
Venture Capital

Import/Export/Wholesale
Cocoa
Pharmaceutical
Tea

Non-Profit
Art
Cooperative Housing
Dance Companies
Employee Benefit Plans
Health Care Facilities
Low Income Housing
Research