Michele Amato was promoted to partner-in-charge of the professional standards group at Marks Paneth, New York.
Chelsea Belmonte was hired as a manager in the internal audit, risk and compliance practice at UHY, Albany.
Jenny Chen was hired as a principal, leading the China team of the international group, at Prager Metis, New York.
Lisa Knee, partner at EisnerAmper, New York, was appointed national leader of the firm’s new real estate private equity group, assisted by partner Todd Hankin, leading the West Coast real estate private equity practice in San Francisco; and partner Maureen Blair, leading the east coast real estate private equity practice in New York.
Citrin Cooperman, New York, promoted eight to partner or principal and 33 to director or associate director. To partner, the firm promoted: Kenneth Burstiner, Brian Lomasky in New York City; Anthony Cilibrasi and Blake Spina in White Plains; and Michael Crawley and Corey Smith in Providence; and to principal: Thomas Walsh and Jennifer Sklar-Romano, New York. In White Plains: Michael Arcure, Joseph Esposito and Chelsea Rosen. To director, the firm promoted, In New York City: Joseph Barreca, Christopher Brennan, Nichol Chiarella, Laura Crowley, Christopher DeFilippis, Steven Kane, Edward Kim, Jennifer Kim, Kimberly Kraemer, Karen Li, Corey McCusker, Richard McDonald, Joseph Neri, Jae Pi, Patrick Sacchetti, Brian Sosa, Annette Tolentino, Jessica Tsang, Lisa Yee; in Boston-Metro: Kristine Demaino, Dennis Finnegan, Conor Flanagan and Erin O’Connell; in New Jersey: Marilyn Garcia; in Philadelphia: Galina Morgovsky; in Connecticut: Mayke M. Prezkop; in Long Island: Tara Russell, in DC-Metro: Lilibeth Salcedo; and in Providence: Tracy Tavares. Additionally, Vicki Dell was promoted to associate director in New Jersey.