SingerLewak Names New Managing Partner

Los Angeles-based SingerLewak LLP (FY10 net revenue of $37.1 million) has announced that Jim Pitrat will assume the position of MP, effective July 1. Pitrat will be the third MP in SingerLewak’s 53-year history.

The current MP David Krajanowski will conclude his current term as MP the end of June. Krajanowski served MP since 2001 and has played a pivotal
leadership role in growing three office regions, as well as spearheading the firm’s rebranding and national growth. He will now focus on a niche market
segment, Entrepreneur & Family-Owned Businesses, a sector that has been a key area for the firnm, since the firm’s beginning.

Pitrat previously served as the Assurance & Advisory Practice Leader and currently holds a seat on the firm’s Executive Committee. As MP, he will assume the firm’s organizational and operational leadership role for all six offices in California.

“I am honored to follow such successful leaders as David Krajanowski and Harvey Goldstein, and to have an opportunity to lead a firm with a long history
of quality client service,” Pitrat says. “SingerLewak has always been an innovator in the industry and has consistently demonstrated an ability to adapt to changing market places and regulatory environments, while remaining focused on serving and advising clients to help them achieve greater success. I look forward to working with an excellent group of partners and professionals as we grow the firm.”