Los Angeles-based SingerLewak LLP (FY13 net revenue of $38.5 million) announced it is combining its litigation and forensic accounting practice with Biggs & Co. of Santa Monica, Calif. The new business segment for this specialized services group will be named SLBiggs, a division of SingerLewak. Jim Pitrat, MP for SingerLewak will continue leading the combined firm in this capacity.
“This uniting of talent and expertise brings together two leading accounting firms whose strategic objectives and commitment to superior client service are strongly aligned,” says Pitrat. “Combining our practice areas will bring significant breadth of expertise and resources to our current and growing client base. It is exciting to bring added value to the marketplace, but more importantly, this partnership aligns strongly with our mission to put our clients’ needs first and continuously find ways to better serve them.”
“As Managing Partner of Biggs & Co., I am excited about the expanded opportunities this alliance will provide our clients and members of our firm. We will continue with our existing staff to provide the same quality services we are known for, while broadening our resources to better satisfy our clients’ growing needs,” says Samuel Biggs, founding partner, Biggs & Co.