Mauldin & Jenkins Acquires Chattanooga Firm

Atlanta, Ga.-based Mauldin & Jenkins (M&J) (FY12 net revenue $38.5 million) announces the addition of Hazlett, Lewis & Bieter of Chattanooga, Tenn. Hazlett, Lewis, & Bieter has a strong financial institution and entrepreneurial services practices. All partners of H L&B will join M&J. Firm MP Warren McEwen will serve as PIC of M&J’s Chattanooga operations. M&J will relocate several partners and staff, who specialize in governmental and banking services, to the Chattanooga area.

M&J MP Donny Luker says, “Together, we have a stronger and broader resource base from which to draw in order to provide services to our clients, and through the market expansion to offer more opportunities for our people and partners.”

As a result of the combination, expected to close by June 1, M&J will have approximately $46 million in net fees, 45 partners and approximately 280 people.