Abe Schlisselfeld, CPA, EA, is the Co-Partner-in-Charge of the Real Estate Group at Marks Paneth LLP. With more than 20 years of experience in public accounting, Mr. Schlisselfeld’s concentration lies in the real estate industry, where he advises commercial and residential real estate owners, real estate management firms and REITs (real estate investment trusts) on all facets of accounting and taxation. He is a member of the Executive Committee of Marks Paneth, which sets policy and strategy for the firm.
Mr. Schlisselfeld can frequently be found speaking at industry events such as IMN conferences and AREAA seminars. In addition to his deep expertise and understanding of the latest trends and issues in real estate, he has extensive knowledge of multistate taxation, tax planning for high-net-worth individuals and business-entity structuring.
After beginning his career at a small local accounting firm, Mr. Schlisselfeld joined Marks Shron & Company, a predecessor of today’s firm, in 1996. Steadily growing his business and presence in the firm, he now leads of one of the oldest and largest practice groups at Marks Paneth.