WOODLAND HILLS, CALIFORNIA, USA, January 9, 2024 / — Duffy Kruspodin (DK), a leading full-service accounting and advisory firm based in California, announced that effective January 1, 2024, DK merged in the CAS (client advisory services) and tax practices of San Diego based Michael Khalil & team. These practice divisions will continue to operate under DK, with shared values, brand, and vision.
Michael Khalil & team began their professional practice over 8 years ago and its rapid growth has been primarily internal, stemming from the referrals of their client base and those of other professionals. The firm is recognized for their deep local connections, trusted partnerships, and innovative approach to providing exceptional client service.
“We are thrilled to be welcoming Michael Khalil & team,” said DK’s Partner in Charge, San Diego Josh Bodenstadt. “They are an incredibly talented group of people who share our passion for superior client service and our continuous drive towards excellence.”
“Having Michael Khalil & team join DK has created so much excitement for both firms” shared DK Partners Derek Hess and Livia Benjamin who were instrumental in bringing the two firms together. “We know that Michael Khalil and his team have similar values and can help us support our current clients with expanded resources while understanding the unique needs of the market. We will also be able to provide a wider array of services and expertise to the Michael Khalil & team’s client base. “
The merger with MAK Michael Khalil & team’s divisions aligns with DK’s commitment to delivering exceptional service, fostering growth, and enhancing its presence in California. It also enhances the firm’s ability to service its clients’ growing needs and strengthens its existing specializations in business management, real estate, restaurant, medical, and professional services.
The Michael Khalil & Team will relocate to DK’s existing San Diego office located at:
4255 Executive Square #900
La Jolla, CA 92037