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March 1, 2019
MG&A Joins J.S. Held
MG&A Joins J.S. Held

MG&A brings extensive experience in claims assessment and accounting related disputes, which aligns perfectly with the needs of J.S. Held and its clients.


Jericho, NY – March 1, 2019 – Global consulting firm J.S. Held announced today that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Magnan Graizzaro and Associates (MG&A). Headquartered in New York, MG&A is a national forensic accounting firm that provides insurance claims investigation, forensic accounting and investigation, litigation and dispute consulting, and expert testimony.

The acquisition enhances J.S. Held’s portfolio of professional services and strengthens the firm’s ability to support clients in claims disputes with the knowledge and experience of the MG&A forensic accounting team, including Louis Magnan and Bruno Graizzaro, Managing Partners of MG&A.

“Since our inception, Magnan Graizzaro and Associates has led the industry in service excellence and the building of unmatched customer loyalty. Our experience and the service that we provide set us apart from other accountants,” said Magnan. “As a part of J.S. Held, we are able to bring additional benefits to clients on complex engagements.”

By joining forces with J.S. Held, MG&A gains access to additional resources and experts to provide clients with an expanded suite of technical and scientific, financial, and strategic consulting services.

“We have worked alongside the MG&A team for many years on numerous complex assignments. Their entire organization operates with the utmost professionalism, and it shows in their work. Their reputation for excellence is well deserved,” said Jon Held, Chief Executive Officer of J.S. Held. “MG&A brings extensive experience in claims assessment, and accounting related disputes, which aligns perfectly with the needs of J.S. Held and its clients. This is an exciting day for J.S. Held because this new business solution addresses a growing demand from many of our valued clients.”

About J.S. Held

J.S. Held is a global consulting firm that combines technical, scientific, financial, and strategic expertise to advise clients seeking to realize value and mitigate risk. Our professionals serve as trusted advisors to organizations facing high stakes matters demanding urgent attention, staunch integrity, proven experience, clear-cut analysis, and an understanding of both tangible and intangible assets.

The firm provides a comprehensive suite of services, products, and data that enable clients to navigate complex, contentious, and often catastrophic situations.

J.S. Held, its affiliates and subsidiaries are not certified public accounting firm(s) and do not provide audit, attest, or any other public accounting services. J.S. Held is not a law firm and does not provide legal advice. Securities offered through PM Securities, LLC, d/b/a Phoenix IB, a part of J.S. Held, member FINRA/ SIPC or Ocean Tomo Investment Group, LLC, a part of J.S. Held, member FINRA/ SIPC. All rights reserved.
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