Michael J. Greenwald

Michael J. Greenwald

MPPM, CPA, Partner, Business Tax Leader

One Liberty Plaza
165 Broadway, Floor 21
New York, NY 10006
p 212.842.7513
f  212.842.7001

Michael Greenwald, partner at Friedman LLP and Business Tax Leader, has over 35 years of experience in public accounting. He has served clients in a variety of industries, including financial services, technology and media, manufacturing, wholesale distribution, private equity, real estate, construction, and professional services.


His expertise includes:

  • ASC 470 and FIN 48 consulting and review for domestic and multi-national companies
  • ESOP transaction consulting and structuring
  • Domestic and cross-border M&A and financial transaction structuring and due diligence
  • Real estate and partnership transaction review and consultation
  • Feasibility studies for acquisitions and divestitures of businesses
  • Bankruptcy advice and compliance
  • Litigation support and expert witness services relating to tax matters
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Member, Tax Executive Committee, Former Chair of the Partnership Taxation Technical Resource Panel
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Association of Yale Alumni, Former Vice-Chair, Board of Governors
  • NY Philanthropic Advisors Network, Founding Board Member
  • The Thornton Wilder Society, Founding Board Member, Treasurer, Former President
  • The Thornton Wilder Journal, Editorial Board Member
  • Yale Alumni Magazine, Member, Board of Directors