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Wipfli and Wipfli Hewins accelerate growth with office opening in downtown Chicago

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Wipfli LLP, one of the top 20 CPA and consulting firms in the nation, and Wipfli Hewins Investment Advisors (Wipfli Hewins), a national, CPA-based financial advisor and subsidiary of Wipfli, recently announced the opening of their downtown Chicago office. The new, full-service facility, centrally located in the heart of the city’s business district, is one of five offices for Wipfli and Wipfli Hewins in the Chicagoland area (the firms’ additional offices are located in Buffalo Grove, Northbrook, Tinley Park and Westchester). Current associates from Wipfli and Wipfli Hewins will be moving into the firms’ downtown Chicago location.

“Wipfli and Wipfli Hewins are committed to helping mid-sized businesses and individuals face challenges, while providing exceptional client service. As our firms and client base continue to grow in the Chicago market, this expansion will help us to better serve our clients from a central location and give us an even stronger physical presence in Chicago. We look forward to serving our clients from this new location, as well as in our suburban locations across the Chicagoland area,” said Gary Shutan, Wipfli’s Chicago Market Leader.

For over 86 years, Wipfli has been providing audit, tax and consulting services to mid-sized businesses and individuals across the Midwest, including Chicago. Since joining forces in 1999, Wipfli and Wipfli Hewins have also collaborated to provide clients with an integrated, CPA-based approach to wealth management and a range of comprehensive financial services. Since establishing their first Chicagoland office in 2011, a number of long-time, Chicago-based firms have joined Wipfli and Wipfli Hewins, including The Condon Group, Ltd. (Tinley Park) in January 2014; Regulatory Compliance Associates (REGCOM) in January 2014; Steinberg Advisors, Ltd. (Northbrook) in January 2016; and Weltman Bernfield LLC (Buffalo Grove) in August 2016. Currently, Wipfli and Wipfli Hewins have approximately 160 associates serving clients throughout Chicago and the surrounding areas.