Lewis I. Steinberg


Lew is a tax partner with more than 30 years of experience advising closely held businesses and individuals on tax planning issues.  He analyzes clients’ situations as his own to achieve their business and financial goals in a tax efficient manner.  Lew advises on issues such as entity choice, accounting methods, profit allocation amongst owners, structuring real estate transactions, and like-kind exchanges.  He is in charge of the firm’s cost segregation study practice related to depreciable real estate.

Lew’s industry expertise includes real estate, construction, architecture, engineering, IT, professional services, and insurance agencies.

Lew joined FGMK as a Partner in 2003, with more than 20 years of experience at national and local firms.

Education And Certifications

  • M.S.T., DePaul University
  • B.S., Accountancy, University of Illinois, Magna Cum Laude
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional and Civic

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS)
  • Bradley University Hillel, Board Member and Treasurer
  • Synagogue Treasurer and Brotherhood President
  • University of Illinois Hillel, Board Member and Treasurer