Friedman Expands N.J. Footprint With Fourth Acquisition

New York-based Friedman LLP (FY08 net revenue of $59.1 million) will acquire the New Jersey-based firm of Bagell, Josephs, Levine & Co., on Jan. 1.

The combined firm will have a staff of approximately 325, including 46 partners. This is the fourth acquisition in N.J. for Friedman.

With the merger, Friedman will also gain an alliance with Holmes & Company, an independently owned and operated company that specializes in working with government entities and projects set aside for minority-owned businesses.