CHICAGO – Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd. (ORBA), one of Chicago’s largest public accounting firms, is proud to announce that Adam Levine, CPA, CFP® and James Pellino, CPA have been elected as Directors effective July 1.
“We are very pleased to announce these appointments,” ORBA Managing Director Mark Thomson said. “We appreciate Adam and Jim’s continued superior service to our clients and welcome them as new members of our existing team of outstanding directors.”
Adam Levine has been with ORBA since 2005 and manages audits, reviews and monthly accounting engagements for contractors, professional service firms and service organizations, as well as software and information technology companies, individuals, partnerships and privately-held corporations. In addition to accounting and auditing services, he provides tax planning, business consulting, financial planning and tax compliance consulting. Mr. Levine is a member of the Illinois CPA Society, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Financial Planning Association. He is also a Certified Financial Planner®, a Personal Financial Specialist and the former Board Treasurer of the Center for Independent Futures.
James Pellino has been with ORBA since 2008. He manages audits, reviews and monthly accounting engagements for manufacturers, private equity firms, restaurants, construction contractors, professional service providers and clients in various other industries and also specializes in assisting clients with various 401(k) compliance issues and 401(k) audits. In addition, Mr. Pellino has experience with entity formation and structuring, tax planning for corporations and individuals, personal investment advice, analysis of financial statements and providing accounting training and support to closely-held businesses. Mr. Pellino is a member of the Illinois CPA Society, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is a Registered Investment Advisor with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.
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Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd. (ORBA) is a full-service accounting, tax and business consulting firm located in downtown Chicago serving privately-held companies, individuals and not-for-profit organizations. ORBA’s Certified Public Accountants have experience with accounting and assurance, business advisory services, financial and estate planning, fraud investigation, tax, litigation, and mergers and acquisitions. With some of the highest levels of direct client involvement in the industry, ORBA is where clients go to build long-standing, meaningful and successful relationships with resourceful, proactive business and tax advisors.