Our Partners

With extensive experience across many areas of the accounting, tax, valuation and litigation support fields, the partners at RotenbergMeril bring unparalleled knowledge and experience to every engagement.

  • Local, regional, national, and global experience
  • Significant knowledge in specialized and complex accounting and tax matters in highly regulated areas, such as SEC, ERISA, Broker Dealers in Securities, Private Equity and Investment Partnerships
  • Wide scope of tax experience, including domestic and international and cross border transaction structuring and compliance
  • Published trade journal authors and sought after speakers
  • Members of boards and committees of private, public, and not for profit entities
  • Litigation support consultants recognized by the courts as experts and accredited in their profession with advanced credentials

This combination of experience and expertise empowers us to help clients of all sizes to meet their financial and regulatory objectives. Our partners are integral in leading RotenbergMeril’s professionals staff in providing clients with innovative solutions backed by personalized service.

Click on a partner’s name below for their professional bio.

Contact our partners directly at either our NJ or NY offices: New Jersey 201-487-8383 | New York City 212-660-0050.

Neal Rotenberg, CPA

New York 212-660-0050 or New Jersey at 201-487-8383 Ext 2050

Neal Rotenberg is a co-founder and the managing partner of RotenbergMeril. Neal brings a vast range of expertise to RotenbergMeril, spanning industries such as private equity funds, manufacturing, real estate, professional organizations, medical, life sciences, electrical contracting, publishing, advertising, and chemical production. Neal’s role includes directing the firm’s tax and international services department. He has […]

Lawrence Meril, CPA

New York 212-660-0050 or New Jersey at 201-487-8383 Ext 2051

Lawrence Meril, a co-founder of the firm,  brings many years of diversified public accounting expertise to the firm including Big 4, national and local firm experience.  He is the firm’s director of audit and accounting, a firm leader in financial outsourcing for publicly held and privately held companies, and is in charge of the RotenbergMeril […]

Leslie Solomon, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA

201-487-8383 Ext 2052

Les Solomon is the Partner-in-Charge of the firm’s Litigation Support and Valuation Services Group. He has managed numerous valuation and forensic engagements relating to many different industries, matrimonial matters, and commercial litigation matters. Les has been providing expert testimony and litigation consulting services for over 25 years and has extensive involvement in the valuation of […]

Barry Bertiger, CPA

732-634-4400 Ext 1220

Barry has over 40 years’ experience covering a wide range of closely-held businesses with a strong concentration in real estate, manufacturing, distribution and professional entities. He primarily engages in tax planning and compliance issues for individuals and companies, and has extensive experience in the areas of financial, income tax and estate planning for high net-worth […]

John Guttilla, CPA

New York 212-660-0050 or New Jersey at 201-487-8383 Ext 2053

John Guttilla is the director of RotenbergMeril’s Financial Services Department and co-manages RotenbergMeril’s Real Estate Services Group. He has performed detailed tax structuring analyses relating to acquisitions and dispositions of real estate. His expertise in the real estate field includes public and private syndicates, commercial and residential developers, management companies, and hotels. John is also actively […]

Tony Torchia, CPA

201-487-8383 Ext 2057

Tony has over 25 years of experience covering a wide range of closely-held businesses including real estate, manufacturing, consumer product and food industries, entertainment, import and wholesale distribution as well as legal and medical professionals. He primarily engages in tax planning and multi-state compliance issues for closely-held entities, international companies and their owners. Tony is […]

Scott Young, CPA

201-487-8383 Ext 2043

Scott Young is a Partner at RotenbergMeril, with extensive knowledge of SEC filings and procedures including initial public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, comfort letters, communications with SEC staff, etc. Scott has over 33 years of experience in public accounting and has expertise in planning and coordinating engagements, reviewing and designing accounting systems and internal controls […]

Erika Agatone, CPA

201-487-8383 Ext 2803

Erika Agatone is the director of the firm’s Financial Outsourcing Department and manages a team of accounting specialists and bookkeepers. Erika has over 20 years of general accounting and managerial experience, and specializes in the implementation of processes and controls within an accounting department. Her extensive experience includes payroll, sales & use tax, human resources, […]

Ann Callari, CPA

201-487-8383 Ext 2014

Ann Callari founded and leads the firm’s taxation department. She has over 20 years of general accounting experience and more than 16 years of taxation experience, and specializes in managing and advising all aspects of a client’s tax compliance. Her extensive experience includes handling large, multi-state corporate clients, filing individual and business returns, and representing […]