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The Partnership charter

The Partnership Charter by David Gage Millions of people co-own closely held companies, family businesses, and business partnerships, but establishing them and keeping them together is never easy. Here, finally, is the guide they have been waiting for.... Read More

Harry M. Linowes, B.S.

Disciplines: Consultant and Mediator

Harry Linowes has over forty years CPA experience in public accounting with private and public companies from various industries. For over twenty years he has advised clients on corporate strategy, financing, mergers, and acquisitions. He has played an active role on numerous committees of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; chairman of the executive committee of CPA Associates (an international association of CPA firms); and president of the Greater Washington Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Washington DC Estate Planning Council.

Mr. Linowes has been active as president of many civic organizations, including the Cultural Alliance of Greater Washington, the Washington Performing Arts Society, and the Young Jewish Leadership Council of Greater Washington. He has also held leadership positions in many organizations including The Washington Board of Trade, the DC Private Industry Council, the Michael D. Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship, and the Greater Washington United Jewish Appeal. He is currently serving as Chairman of the SPRY Foundation. He has served in the following professional roles:

  • Mediator and Consultant, BMC Associates, 1996-present.
  • Partner, BDO Seidman, LLP, Accountants & Consultants, Washington, D.C. Managing Partner, 1986-1992. Senior Partner, 1992 to 1996.
  • Managing Partner, Leopold & Linowes, Accountants & Consultants, Washington D.C., 1963-1986.

B.S., Business Administration, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Greater Washington Institute of Certified Public Accountants
D.C. Estate Planning Council

Public Service Award, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
The Ottenstein Award, The Jewish Social Service Agency of Greater Washington
Washingtonian of the Year Award, Washingtonian Magazine
Golden Links Award, The Greater Washington Board of Trade
Annual Leadership Award, Junior Chamber of Commerce
Bronze Stone Award, Boys and Girls Clubs of America