UHY Advisors, Inc. and UHY LLP (UHY) today announced that it has expanded its office in the Mid-Atlantic region through its merger of the professional services firm Berman Goldman & Ribakow LLP (bgr CPAs), located in Columbia, Maryland. The merger was effective December 3, 2018.
“We are excited to welcome our newest colleagues from bgr CPAs to the UHY family as we continue to expand in the Mid-Atlantic region. The addition is part of UHY’s growth strategy to add quality firms and partners in the region, expand our footprint, provide added services and gain critical mass,” said Anthony P. Frabrotta, chairman and chief executive officer, UHY Advisors. “The bgr CPAs team brings unique local service capabilities that will enhance and help us grow our platform for existing UHY services in the Mid-Atlantic region and across the UHY office network.”
This merger doubles the size of UHY in the Maryland area and is in response to continued client demand for increased services and capabilities. Marc Rubin, managing partner of bgr, and Steve Wolf, partner, and their 20+ colleagues will be joining the existing UHY office in Columbia, Maryland.
“The services and industries that bgr CPAs serve complement UHY’s expertise in accounting, tax, and business consulting,” said Harold L. Mohn, Jr., UHY Advisors Mid-Atlantic regional leader. “bgr CPAs has deep roots in the Mid-Atlantic region, dating back to 1939. Their business philosophy and expertise closely align with UHY. We are thrilled about strengthening and growing our services with such a fine firm and their outstanding professionals.”
“UHY’s commitment to personalized, high quality audit, tax and specialized consulting services strongly mirror that of bgr,” said bgr CPAs managing partner Marc Rubin. “We are eager to be able to offer our clients a broader array of resources, service offerings, and solutions.”