Anders (FY13 net revenue of $24.6 million) of St. Louis announced that Lorri Rippelmeyer and Kevin Summers are being admitted as partners.
Both Rippelmeyer and Summers have served as principals in their respective specialties of tax and forensics. Rippelmeyer joined Anders 26 years ago in an accounting services role and has become an instrumental member of the tax services group leadership. Summers joined Anders 18 years ago this month as a tax accountant and moved into a management role in the forensic and valuation services group.
Rippelmeyer is one of the leaders of the firm’s sports, arts and entertainment group and concentrates much of her tax practice in working with individuals in those industries. She also works with small to medium-size businesses and individuals on tax planning and preparation, and specializes in the selection, implementation and support of automated accounting systems.
As both an accountant and attorney, Summers serves as an expert witness on valuation and divorce matters, providing testimony at both deposition and trial. He values numerous types of businesses including manufacturing, construction and automotive, as well as medical and legal practices. He also has experience in economic damages, intellectual property and family business.