Robert H. Minshall


Rob is a partner in FGMK’s Tax practice. He has more than 20 years of experience serving family owned and privately held business including their owners. His industry experience includes food and beverage, distribution, manufacturing, retail, real estate, financial services, professional services, transportation and technology.

Rob has experience in all areas of taxation; however, he has spent his career specializing in flow-through entities and providing tax planning solutions to their owners. He also has extensive experience working with high-net-worth individuals and family office clients, advising them in the areas of individual taxation, trusts, private foundations, family partnerships and other closely held entities.

Prior to joining FGMK, Rob was a tax partner at Grant Thornton, LLP where he led the Chicago office flow through technical team and was a leader in the firm’s national partnership service line. Additionally, he spent several years working for a prominent Chicago family office where he was responsible for tax planning and tax compliance for the family’s holdings, which included real estate, private equity and hedge funds. Rob started his career at Ernst & Young, LLP and then went on to work at KPMG, LLP where he specialized in the real estate industry.

Education And Certifications

  • M.S., Taxation, DePaul University
  • M.B.A., Western Michigan University
  • B.S., Accounting, Western Michigan University
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional and Civic

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS)
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