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  • Partner, Eisner Advisory Group LLC
  • Chairman & CEO, EisnerAmper LLP
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Michael Breit is Chairman and CEO of EisnerAmper LLP, and a Partner at Eisner Advisory Group LLC. With more than 35 years of public accounting experience he has held leadership positions throughout his career at the firm, including Vice Chair –Strategic Relationships, Regional Managing Partner, Partner-in-Charge of the New York office, and Audit and Assurance leader. Prior to joining EisnerAmper, Michael was a Partner at a Big 4 accounting firm.

Michael has extensive Securities and Exchange Commission experience and has been involved in the initial public offerings of several premier broadcasters and cable TV operators. He has participated in numerous due diligence efforts relating to the formation of programming ventures and acquisition of sports franchises. Michael has also led cable TV defalcation investigations, serving as an expert witness in several arbitration and litigation matters. In addition, he possesses significant retail experience.

Over the years, Michael has led or participated in numerous leadership programs including an executive development and leadership training program at the Harvard Business School. Michael served a two-year residency in the national office of a Big 4 accounting firm where he monitored the profession’s standards setting bodies and followed a wide range of accounting and reporting issues.

Michael is a frequent guest speaker on sports and entertainment issues on national and regional radio and television programs, including CNBC, Bloomberg News, WCBS, the YES Network, and others.


  • Audit & Assurance
  • Sports, Media & Entertainment
  • Cable Television
  • Film Accounting
  • Broadcasting
  • IPOs; Securities Registration
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Placements - Equity
  • SEC Reporting
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance
  • Investigative; Forensic Accounting
  • Royalty Audits; Franchising; Licensing

Credentials & Education

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • Queens College: BA, Accounting & Information Systems


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

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