Mergers And Acquisitions

We have helped private and publicly held companies, venture capital and private equity firms, and many individuals navigate the complexity of business transitions across several different industries.

At Hobe & Lucas, we’ve developed a strong reputation for guiding clients successfully through their business transitions. Whether you are buying, selling, transitioning to the next generation or starting a brand-new venture, ensure the decisions you make are sound and your goals are achieved by partnering with our experts.

OUR MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS CONSULTING INCLUDES:

Whatever your situation, our experienced M&A team is prepared. We have helped private and publicly held companies, venture capital and private equity firms, and many individuals navigate the complexity of business transitions across several different industries.

Our M&A Consulting Team

Whatever your situation, our experienced M&A team is prepared.

Barry Garvin, CPA

Barry has over 40 years of experience in management advisory services, tax and accounting. He had a successful accounting practice supporting small to mid-market companies before joining Hobe & Lucas in January of 2021.

Barry began with Hobe and Lucas in 2021 when he merged his practice into Hobe and Lucas. He specializes in working with closely held family businesses in all aspects of their business including tax and estate planning, financial and general business consulting, and all areas of compliance. He started working in accounting field when he was in high school working as a part time bookkeeper for a CPA firm. Then continued working at the firm through college. After graduation began working full time at a public accounting firm and eventually became a partner. Barry’s number one priority is client service.

Outside of the office, Barry volunteers and sits on several boards of not-for -profit organizations including The Cleveland Jewish Federation Commission on Cemetery Preservation and The Magnolia Clubhouse. He enjoys being with family, golf, reading and studying religion and history.

Chris Duncan, CPA

Chris joined Hobe and Lucas in January of 2022. He has over twenty years of public accounting experience working at the national, regional, and local firm level. Chris provides tax planning and compliance services for a number of businesses, individuals, and non-profits. Chris has vast experience working with various state tax compliance and planning issues. In addition, Chris has worked with many clients looking to sale and acquire their businesses.

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We Make Mergers & Acquisitions Easy

Whatever your situation, our experienced M&A team is prepared.

Hobe & Lucas Certified Public Accountants, Inc. is a full-service accounting and business consulting firm dedicated to providing clients with exceptional value.

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4807 Rockside Rd Suite 510

Independence, OH 44131