Press Releases: 2017


July 21, 2017

Leading accounting, tax and advisory firm, Marks Paneth LLP, has announced that Salvatore A. Collemi, CPA has joined the firm as Partner-in-Charge of the Professional Standards Group. In this role, Collemi will oversee the firm’s compliance with, and implementation of, accounting, auditing and attestation standards, independence and ethics requirements and quality control standards set forth by leading industry authorities and regulatory agencies.

Collemi brings more than two decades of experience in U.S. and international financial reporting, internal controls, corporate governance, attest compliance and risk management practices. Prior to joining Marks Paneth, he served in roles at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and several mid-size to large international public accounting firms. Most recently, he founded Collemi Consulting & Advisory Services, LLC and served as Managing Member.

“Sal’s regulatory, standard-setting and public accounting industry experience will add tremendous value to our firm,” commented Michael McNee, Partner-in-Charge of Attest Services. “He will play a vital role in affirming Marks Paneth’s commitment to integrity and quality in everything we do for our clients.”

Collemi is based in Marks Paneth’s New York City headquarters, overseeing the quality control, risk management, independence and ethical standards of all six office locations.

About Marks Paneth LLP

Marks Paneth LLP is a premier accounting firm with origins dating back to 1907. With a team of nearly 700 professionals, the firm provides a full range of audit, accounting, tax and consulting services, with specialties in international tax, forensic accounting, litigation support, family office and financial advisory services.

Marks Paneth professionals deliver expert knowledge in a wide range of industries, including real estate, hospitality and restaurants; nonprofit, government and healthcare; manufacturing, wholesale and distribution; theater, media and entertainment; high-net-worth; and financial and professional services. The firm offers expanded resources through its subsidiary technology consulting firm, Tailored Technologies, LLC, and its membership in Morison KSi Ltd., a global association of professional service firms serving clients’ cross-border accounting, tax and consulting needs.

Headquartered in New York City, with additional offices in New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Washington, DC and Florida, Marks Paneth is ranked by Accounting Today as the 30th largest accounting firm in the nation and among the top 10 in the Mid-Atlantic Region. For more information, visit

Diane Paoletta

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Marketing & Business Development

Marks Paneth LLP
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New York, NY 10017

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