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Mike Lewis

Managing Director

Phone: 813.594.1400 or 727.446.3058
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Overview

Michael is a Managing Director in the Litigation Support/Forensic Accounting Group of CBIZ MHM in Tampa Bay. He has more than 35 years of experience. Prior to joining CBIZ MHM, LLC he was founder and litigation partner of Lewis, Birch & Ricardo, LLC.

Michael has played a lead role in numerous business valuation and litigation support engagements, including matters related to small business relative to divorce and litigation, computation for estate tax planning and estate returns, business purchases/sales, buy-sell agreements, condemnations - state and local, pension/benefit plans, damage assessments, insurance claim analysis and NASD hearings – brokerage - negligence claims/investment analysis.

His relevant industry experience is with attorneys and civil litigation. He has provided specialized consulting on business valuation, dispute resolution and trial mediation.

Michael has been qualified as an expert for valuation and litigation support approximately 350+ times in Pinellas County and 50+ times in other Florida counties. He is also qualified as an expert for valuation, litigation support and financial forensics in Florida and California federal courts.

Education

  • University of Florida, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, emphasis in Accounting

Professional Designations

  • Certified Valuation Analyst
  • Accredited in Business Valuation
  • Certified in Financial Forensics
  • Registered Investment Advisor – Series 65

Community Involvement

  • Clearwater Jazz Holiday Foundation, Past President
  • Upper Pinellas Association of Retarded Citizens, Past Treasurer
  • HCA Largo Medical Center Hospital, Past Vice Chairman
  • Largo Medical Center Ethics Committee
  • Leadership Pinellas, Graduate
  • Leadership Tampa Bay, Mentor
  • U.P.A.R.C. Foundation, Treasurer, Investment Chairman
  • Clearwater Kiwanis, Past President

Professional Memberships

  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Collaborate Tampa Bay Divorce Group
  • Litigation Support Accountants of Tampa Bay
  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts
  • Florida Bar Grievance Committee

Associated Offices

Clearwater - CBIZ MHM, LLC - Tampa Bay 13577 Feather Sound Dr.
Suite 400
ClearwaterFL  33762
Tampa - CBIZ MHM, LLC - Tampa Bay 1530 West Cleveland Street

TampaFL  33606
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