We can provide solutions for problems that keep you up at night.
Since establishing a Chicagoland office in 2011, Wipfli has grown to 290 associates through both organic growth and strategic combinations with respected local firms with deep roots in Chicago. In January 2018, we welcomed Kessler Orlean Silver & Co. to our firm, the sixth Chicagoland combination for Wipfli in three years.
Through these combinations, we bring together decades of experience and expanded service offerings from the people you’ve trusted and established relationships with through the years.
As a top 20 national accounting and business consulting firm, Wipfli enjoys a solid reputation as both industry specialists and trusted business advisors to clients, including those in manufacturing and distribution, construction and real estate, health care, financial institutions, nonprofit, government, dealerships, and private equity.
The firm serves businesses of various sizes, from public to privately held, family-owned businesses. Whether we’re helping clients streamline processes, improve performance, leverage the right technology, or increase financial success, we offer innovative, effective, and personalized services to help clients overcome their business challenges today while planning for tomorrow.
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Christopher R. Blaylock, CPASince 2002, Chris has been assisting clients with financial accounting and reporting matters and related business considerations to help them achieve their goals. He utilizes his exemplary analytical and client service skills to gain a thorough understanding of core operations to better help businesses achieve their objectives. Chris is able to leverage his broad experience to help companies maximize the value of the research and development tax credit.
Matthew T. Janoski, CISSP, CISAAs an information technology (IT) manager in Wipfli’s risk advisory and forensics practice, Matt performs IT examinations, risk assessments, and consulting engagements. He leverages his deep experience in IT to help financial institution clients manage their risk and cultivate a customized culture of risk awareness.
David G. Friedman, CPA, CFE, CFF, CICAAs a certified fraud examiner, Dave has a wealth of experience as an expert in forensic examinations and leverages his experience in financial areas ranging from fraud investigation and prevention to litigation support to serve diverse industries and businesses.
Jessica L. Macklin, CPAJessica is a senior manager in Wipfli’s tax department, providing tax planning and preparation services for corporations, partnerships, farmers, and individuals. She specializes in state and local taxation and helps clients navigate the tax laws of the state and local jurisdictions in which they operate.