Pete, the firm's founding and managing partner, graduated from Montclair State University with an accounting degree in 1981. Prior to establishing the firm in 1990, Pete was a tax manager with the international Big Four accounting firm of Ernst & Young (“E&Y”). Prior to joining E&Y, Pete was an audit supervisor with Eisner Amper, LLP, a national accounting firm with local offices in New Jersey and New York. Pete holds CPA licenses in both New Jersey and New York.
Pete's areas of specialty include business, individual and estate tax planning, foreign tax compliance and planning and financial reporting for construction based clients.
Walt became a partner at McGuigan Tombs & Company in 1996. Before joining the firm in 1992, Walt graduated from Farleigh Dickinson University in 1987 and then joined the staff at the New Jersey office of Ernst & Young, where he served in both tax and audit capacities. Walt holds CPA licenses in both New Jersey and New York.
Walt's areas of specific service interest include for-profit commercial auditing, retirement plan auditing and pass-through entity tax planning and compliance.
Adriane graduated from Rowan University and joined McGuigan Tombs & Company upon graduation in 1999. She was named a firm partner in 2014. Adriane specializes in medical practice accounting, as well as all facets of business and individual income tax planning and compliance. Adriane holds CPA licenses in both New Jersey and New York.
Lisa became a partner at McGuigan Tombs & Company in 2014. Before joining the firm in 2000, Lisa graduated from Stockton College in 1995 and then joined the audit department of a regional accounting firm. Lisa, who oversees the firm’s accounting and auditing practice, manages the firm’s largest audit engagements and is also responsible for small business tax matters. Lisa holds a CPA license in New Jersey.
Jill graduated from Moravian College and joined McGuigan Tombs & Company upon graduation in 2001. She became a certified public accountant in 2005 and was named a partner in 2014. Jill specializes in construction accounting and taxation as well as estate tax planning and compliance. Jill holds a CPA license in Pennsylvania.