Marks Paneth Partners Dana Marti and Jennifer Leelaviwatana Win Gold at Citywealth 2021 Powerwomen Awards

March 17, 2021

New York, NY (March 17, 2021) – Dana Marti and Jennifer Leelaviwatana, Partners in Marks Paneth’s Private Client Services Group, were both recognized with Gold Awards at the 2021 Powerwomen Awards sponsored by Citywealth, a UK-based publication focusing on the private wealth sector.

The awards champion women in the wealth sector, and winners are selected by a panel of independent judges and voted on by the public. Ms. Marti won Gold in the category USA - Woman of the Year – Professional Services, while Ms. Leelaviwatana won Gold in the category USA - Woman of the Year Future Leaders – Partner/Director.

With more than 30 years of tax experience, Ms. Marti specializes in income tax planning and consulting services for closely-held businesses and high-net-worth individuals, with a concentration in commercial and residential real estate. Ms. Leelaviwatana, one of the youngest professionals to become Partner in the Private Client Services Group at Marks Paneth, has dedicated her career to serving high-net-worth individuals and their privately-held businesses.

Marks Paneth’s past recognition of excellence includes receiving the Bronze Award for Accountancy Firm of the Year – US, and the Silver Award in the New York Accounting category for Sara Rabi, Partner in the Private Client Services Group.

“We’re very proud of Dana and Jennifer’s achievements, and I’m especially pleased to applaud these talented women as we celebrate International Women’s Day and Women's History Month,” said Joseph Giampapa, Partner-in-Charge of Marks Paneth’s High-Net-Worth Group. “These awards reflect their hard work and outstanding client service, as well as reinforce their position as leaders in the private wealth sector.”

Marks Paneth’s High-Net-Worth professionals are trusted advisors for clients across the globe. With decades of experience, the practice serves as a “one-stop-shop” for tax planning, wealth preservation and transfer, planned giving and family office services.