Leslie A. Shoemaker


Leslie Shoemaker is a partner in FGMK’s tax practice. Her industry experience includes technology and emerging enterprises, food and beverage, distribution, manufacturing, hospitality, retail and real estate.

Leslie also has extensive experience working with high-net-worth individuals and has provided tax advice to public companies that are actively engaged in mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining FGMK, Leslie was a tax partner at Plante & Moran, LLC in the Emerging Enterprises and Technology Practices and a member of the Food Industry Practice.

Education And Certifications

  • M.S., Taxation, DePaul University with Distinction
  • B.S., Business Administration, Georgia State University
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional and Civic

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS)
  • Illinois Restaurant Association (IRA)
  • Lakeview Chamber of Commerce, Former Member