SAN FRANCISCO (February 28, 2023) – SD Mayer & Associates LLP, one of the Bay Area’s fastest growing full-service accounting, wealth management and business advisory firms, continues to expand its service offerings and client base with the addition of the tax practice of Seifer, Murken, Despina, James & Teichman (SMDJT), a San Francisco-based taxation law firm. As part of the merger, SMDJT Founder Douglas Murken and Partner Randi Teichman will join the SD Mayer team to extend the firm’s expertise in tax and probate law, trust administration, and business and real estate transactions.
“With the addition of the SMDJT tax team, we’re expanding our service offerings to more clients and leveraging Doug’s business and real estate expertise, as well as Randi’s estate planning, trust and probate law experience,” said SD Mayer Tax Partner Helen Johnson. “Their team’s commitment to delivering superior, personalized legal and tax services is a perfect complement to SDM’s strong tax, wealth management and financial planning practices.”
Founded in 1979, SMDJT began with a focus on tax planning, preparation and representation. Over more than 40 years, the firm has grown to provide a full range of professional legal and tax advice and services to individual and business clients throughout the Bay Area. “I am truly excited about merging our tax practice into SD Mayer,” said Murken. “Our clients now have access to an expanded range of high-quality, integrated tax and financial services.”
“SD Mayer was founded on the core values of helping clients be successful in business and in life while investing in and serving the community,” commented SD Mayer Founder and Managing Partner Stephen D. Mayer. “This is a strategic move that furthers our Bay Area reach and impact. Doug and Randi share our culture and commitment to providing the most beneficial outcome for all clients. We’re delighted to welcome them and their team to the SD Mayer family.”
About SD Mayer & Associates LLP
SD Mayer & Associates LLP is a fast-growing, full-service, community-minded accounting and business advisory firm marking its tenth anniversary in 2023. The firm also helps clients plan for their future through retirement and wealth management advisory services. SD Mayer has the expertise to help
clients in a variety of industries, including creative services, financial and professional services, leisure and hospitality, manufacturing and distribution, nonprofits, real estate and construction, retail, technology and public companies.
SD Mayer is based in San Francisco, with offices in San Mateo, San Leandro and Menlo Park, along with consultants located in key locations throughout the country. The firm also taps into its global resources through its membership with BDO Alliance, the fifth largest association of accountants, consultants and professional services firms in the U.S. The firm has consistently been named a “Best Places to Work” and is listed as a “Fastest Growing Private Company” and “Best Accounting Firm to Work” by Accounting Today. It was named a “Top 500 Firm 2022” and a “Fastest Growing Firm 2022” by Inside Public Accounting. For more information, please visit the SD Mayer website.
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