Beirne, Sarah L.

Sarah L. Beirne, Director, State and Local Tax Sarah Beirne is a Director in Miller Cooper’s State and Local Tax Group. She draws upon 20 years of State and Local Tax experience assisting clients with state income and franchise tax matters and other state and local issues. Her career has benefited from experience at both […]

Merickel, Carrie A.

Carrie A. Merickel, JD, Principal Carrie Merickel is a Tax Principal in the State and Local Tax Group. Prior to joining Miller Cooper, she was a Director in the State and Local Tax Group at another public accounting firm where she served middle market and large clients. Ms. Merickel is responsible for the state and […]

Kwon, Hamilton

Hamilton Kwon, CPA, Principal Hamilton Kwon is a Miller Cooper principal who serves middle market, privately-held companies with a particular emphasis on the technology and real estate industries. As a principal, Mr. Kwon works closely with clients throughout the entire project engagement. RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:   He has experience working with several Chicago-area real estate developers, property […]

Mendez, Ignacio

Ignacio Mendez, CPA, Principal Ignacio Mendez is a tax principal for Miller Cooper & Co., Ltd and Director of the Tax Department. He draws upon more than 20 years of experience servicing exclusively the entrepreneurial middle market. His career has benefited from a unique blend of middle market-focused firms and one of the “Big 4.” […]

Andreozzi, William

William G. Andreozzi, CPA, MST, JD, Principal Bill Andreozzi is a Tax Principal for Miller Cooper. Prior to joining Miller Cooper, he served as a tax partner at a national CPA firm where he provided tax services to middle-market businesses and their owners. Additionally, his responsibilities included providing leadership and strategic direction as the partner-in-charge […]

Madden, Steven

Steven Madden, CPA, MST, Principal Mr. Madden is a principal in Miller Cooper’s tax department. He brings 25 years of experience providing middle market companies with expert tax guidance and business initiatives. Prior to joining Miller Cooper, Steve practiced with a “Big 4” accounting firm. RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:   Mr. Madden specializes in tax and business planning […]

Max, Ricky

Ricky Max, CPA, MST, Principal Mr. Max is the principal in charge of Miller Cooper’s tax department and serves on the Executive Committee. Prior to joining Miller Cooper, he was the lead tax partner in the real estate group in the Chicago office of a national CPA firm. RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:   Ricky has over 25 years […]

Katz, Avrum

Avrum Katz, CPA, Principal Mr. Katz is a Miller Cooper principal and a member of the firm’s tax department. In this capacity, he provides tax planning and compliance services for numerous investment services firms, corporate, partnership, and individual clients with an emphasis on LLCs. He is also experienced and knowledgeable on tax matters related to […]

Phalin, Marianne

Marianne E. Phalin, CPA, MST, Principal Ms. Phalin is a principal, serves on the Executive Committee, and is a member of the tax department. Marianne provides comprehensive tax guidance for diverse business entities, and coordinates the various tax needs of her clients. She joined Miller Cooper in 1985. RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:   Ms. Phalin provides tax advice […]

Polakow, Joel

Joel Polakow, CPA, Principal Joel Polakow is a principal in Miller Cooper’s tax department. He brings more than 30 years of experience providing middle market companies with expert tax and business planning. Prior to joining Miller Cooper, Joel practiced with national and regional accounting firms. He also has held financial management positions in the investment […]