Michael Fortunato


Michael A. Fortunato, CPA joined Leaf, Saltzman, Manganelli, Tendler & Miele, LLP in 1978 and has been servicing his clients faithfully for 35 years. He specializes in advising closely held business owners on tax and financial matters, particularly insurance brokers and agencies, and the solid waste industry. Additional industry experience includes trucking, consulting, construction, manufacturing and distribution.  Michael also provides litigation support services to the solid waste industry.

In the area of strategic planning, Michael frequently works with his clients on compensation issues and succession and estate planning matters. Additionally, Michael has assisted in the sale, acquisition and  valuation of closely held businesses .

Michael has served as a Trustee for the Firm’s pension plan since its inception and is currently on the Firm’s Compensation Committee.