James P. Schnell

Phone: 585-423-1860
Fax: 585-672-1909

James P. Schnell

Jim is chair of our firm's Tax Department, with over 20 years of tax and accounting specialization. With previous experience at both national and regional firms, Jim brings to us a variety of expertise, including business and tax planning strategies, and he now serves as chair for our firm's tax and business valuation committees. A certified valuation analyst and accredited in business valuation, Jim performs business valuation and related services for a variety of purposes. He is also very active in the community and is a board member for McQuaid Jesuit High School, St. Louis Church, the Southeast branch of the YMCA and the National Eagle Scout Association.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts
  • Turnaround Management Association

Community Affiliations

  • McQuaid Jesuit High School
    • Finance Committee
  • St. Louis Church
    • Finance council
    • Corporate Trustee
  • YMCA
    • Board Member - Southeast Branch 
  • Canisius College
    • Board of Regents
  • Catholic Courier
    • Board Member
    • Finance Committee
  • National Eagle Scout Association
  • Rochester Area Community Foundation
    • Professional Advisors Liasion Committee

Firm Committees

  • Tax (chair)
  • Business valuation
  • Technology
  • Transaction Advisory Services
  • Marketing