FGMK Welcomes New Partner, Managing Director and Director

FGMK is pleased to welcome the following new members to our team:

Leslie Shoemaker, Partner

Leslie Shoemaker is a Partner in FGMK’s tax practice. Her industry experience includes technology and emerging enterprises, food & beverage, distribution, manufacturing, hospitality, retail and real estate. Leslie also has extensive experience working with high net worth individuals, and has provided tax advice to public companies that are actively engaged in mergers in acquisitions.

Prior to joining FGMK, Leslie was a tax partner at Plante & Moran, PLLC in the Emerging Enterprises and Technology Practices, and a member of the Food Industry Practice. Full Profile

Lawrence Bober, Managing Director

Larry is a Managing Director in FGMK’s tax practice. He has over forty years of experience providing tax compliance and consulting services to entrepreneurs and high net worth families and individuals.

Prior to joining FGMK, Larry was a tax partner at RSM US LLP (McGladrey.) He has consulted and advised on complex estate and tax planning matters, as well as the tax consequences of investment strategies contemplated by his clients. In addition, he represents several families with significant art collections and advises on the tax structuring of art transactions when appropriate. Full Profile

Kirsten Lescher, Director

Kirsten Lescher is a Director in FGMK’s Assurance and Advisory Practice. Kirsten has over 27 years of experience involving accounting and assurance services to not-for-profit, higher education, public sector, and employee benefit plans.

Prior to joining FGMK, Kirsten was a partner at Plante & Moran, PLLC in the assurance practice, where she led the professional standards team for the not-for-profit industry group and served as a member of the professional standards team for the employee benefits practice. Full Profile

About FGMK
FGMK is a leading professional services firm providing assurance, tax and advisory services to privately held businesses, global public companies, entrepreneurs, high-net-worth individuals and not-for-profit organizations. FGMK is among the largest accounting firms in Chicago and one of the top-ranked accounting firms in the United States. For more than 40 years, FGMK has recommended strategies that give our clients a competitive edge. Our value proposition is to offer clients a hands-on operating model, with our most senior professionals actively involved in client service delivery.
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