Boston Accounting Firms Announce Merger

On January 1st, the Boston firm of Robert, Finnegan & Lynah, PC became part of the New England practice of Marcum LLP, one of the nation's largest accounting, tax and advisory firms. Founded in 1932, Robert, Finnegan & Lynah provided traditional accounting and tax services to clients across a spectrum of industries and sizes. The firm has moved their offices to Marcum's current 53 State Street, Boston, location.

Established in 1951, Marcum is among the largest independent accounting and advisory firms in the nation. Marcum LLP is based in New York City and has offices throughout the United States and internationally. 

"We are certain that the firm of Robert, Finnegan & Lynah is a perfect complement to our current suite of services in Boston. We could tell from the start that they share our core beliefs of quality, service and value. They are a welcome addition and I am excited to be working with them, side-by-side," said Douglas Farrington, partner-in-charge of Marcum's Boston office.

"Based on Marcum's reputation in the industry, and the resources and opportunities that they bring to the table, we believe that this merger is a good match for both our clients and employees. We are pleased to be a part of the Marcum team," said David Hall, president at Robert, Finnegan & Lynah.

"The quality of Robert, Finnegan & Lynah's work is well known in New England and I am confident that they are a great addition to Marcum," stated Jeffrey M. Weiner, managing partner of Marcum LLP.

The combination of Firms is effective as of January 1, 2012. 

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