collageCohnReznick LLP, one of the top accounting, tax, and advisory firms in the U.S., announced today it has created a collaborative market solution  with Frier & Levitt, a national boutique healthcare law firm providing regulatory, transactional and litigation advice and CSI Specialty Group, a globally recognized industry thought leader that provides innovative specialty pharmacy consulting, workforce planning and talent acquisition solutions.  The alliance will  provide a comprehensive array of services tailored to the specialty pharmacy industry

With the rapid growth in the industry, specialty pharmacies and manufacturers of specialty pharmaceuticals face significant challenges in acquiring growth capital and developing and managing their talent pool, while simultaneously maintaining compliance with regulators; necessitating increasing collaboration between service providers. Recognizing the industry need and the depth of pharmacy expertise within each Firm, CohnReznick, CSI Specialty Group, and Frier & Levitt have aligned to bring joint services, educational programs and guidance to the specialty pharmacy industry;  as well as co-market services to their respective client bases.

Led by Industry Icon, Suzette DiMascio, CSI Specialty Group, is a WBE Certified Leadership Consulting firm based in Central Florida- the birthplace of Specialty Pharmacy. Their award winning services span from Specialty Pharmacy Build Outs to Manufacturer Drug Launches.  Capitalizing on their team’s unique specialty pharmacy lineage of over 183 combined years of experience, CSI is uniquely positioned to provide companies with the insight, industry expertise and the people who will contribute to their clients’ corporate goals and make a real impact on organizational scalability and growth.

“We are excited about what this alliance means for the ability of our allied firms to continue to expand, enable, and innovate to deliver tailored services to our specialty pharmacy clients,” said Suzette DiMascio, Founder and President/CEO of CSI Specialty Group.

CSI is uniquely positioned to provide companies with the insight, industry expertise and the people who will contribute to the corporate goals and make a real impact on the organization. Leverage the CSI Specialty Group Leadership team’s expertise spanning over 40 years! From Specialty Pharmacy build outs to drug launches. Trust us to create a unique blueprint for your success.

Headquartered in Pine Brook, NJ, Frier & Levitt LLC (dba Frier Levitt) is a twenty attorney health care boutique law firm specializing in pharmacy law. The Firm’s attorneys represent thousands of pharmacies across the country drawing upon their practical experience in industry in such roles as hospital administration, clinical practice, professional licensing and billing. “Specialty pharmacies are among the most regulated entities in the country,” states Jonathan Levitt, Founding Partner. “Aligning with other professionals committed to the specialty pharmacy industry creates a strong value proposition to help the industry balance regulatory compliance, with payor requirements and business growth goals.”

“With decades serving the healthcare industry, CohnReznick’s robust accounting, tax, and financial advisory services are an exciting complement to the legal, consulting  and talent management expertise of Frier Levitt and CSI Specialty Group,” stated Richard Puzo, Partner and Healthcare Industry Practice Leader. He added, “With the record rise in U.S. spending on specialty prescription drugs last year, specialty pharmacies need business advisors that leverage deep industry expertise to contribute new ideas and best practices to help them scale operations while maintaining regulatory compliance.”

About CohnReznick

CohnReznick LLP is one of the top accounting, tax, and advisory firms in the United States, combining the resources and technical expertise of a national firm with the hands-on, entrepreneurial approach that today’s dynamic business environment demands. Headquartered in New York, NY, and with offices nationwide, CohnReznick serves a large number of diverse industries and offers specialized services for middle market and Fortune 1000 companies, private equity and financial services firms, government contractors, government agencies, and not-for-profit organizations. The Firm, with origins dating back to 1919, has more than 2,700 employees including nearly 300 partners and is a member of Nexia International, a global network of independent accountancy, tax, and business advisors. For more information, visit