New Director of Professional Standards Named at Marks Paneth

New Director of Professional Standards Named at Marks Paneth
Michael Halpert

Michael Halpert

New York-based Marks Paneth (FY17 net revenue of $131.4 million) announces the addition of Michael Halpert as director of the professional standards group.

Halpert, who is based in the New York headquarters, brings nearly 25 years of experience in audit and quality review to the role. He specializes in broker-dealer and pension plan audits. The team reviews the firm’s attest engagements and ensures adherence to all industry standards.

He works with clients in various industries, including real estate, manufacturing and consumer products, and consults on technical issues related to revenue recognition, business combinations, employee stock compensation, consolidations and complex financial instruments.