Steven Manekin, CPA and director in the Audit, Accounting and Consulting Department at Ellin & Tucker, Chartered was named one of Baltimore’s 2012 Five Star Wealth Managers in the Tax Advisor category by Five Star Professional in a special section of Baltimore magazine’s February 2012 issue.
Five Star Professional partnered with Baltimore magazine to find wealth managers or tax advisors who satisfy 10 objective eligibility and evaluation criteria associated with wealth managers or tax advisors who provide quality services to their clients. They relied on internal and external research data, including a survey of more than 6,800 individuals in the Baltimore area, to identify candidates worthy of consideration.
Manekin is also chairperson of Ellin & Tucker’s Law Firm Services Group and specializes in assisting small- to medium-size businesses and law firms in meeting their accounting and business consulting needs. He is past president of the Law Firm Services Association, a national organization of certified public accounting firms specializing in services to law firms, and has written many articles appearing in legal-related and local business publications.
Manekin has also been a featured speaker for the American Bar Association, the D.C. Bar Association, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the Law Firm Services Association and The Association of Legal Administrators, as well as local bar associations.
Ellin & Tucker, Chartered, a leading regional certified public accounting and business consulting firm, also announced Rivka Bier, CPA has been promoted to manager in the Tax Department, and Rachelle Bell, CPA has been promoted to supervisor in the Audit, Accounting and Consulting Department of the firm.
Prior to joining Ellin & Tucker, Bier was a tax associate for a regional accounting firm. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of Baltimore while Bell holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Towson University. She joined Ellin & Tucker immediately following her graduation.
Ellin & Tucker is an accounting and consulting firm that represents clients throughout the United States and abroad from its offices in Baltimore, Belcamp, and Frederick, Maryland and Washington, D.C.