Partners Profile


Gary Brown
Gary grew up in Coral Gables, Florida. He graduated from Coral Gables High School in 1963 and received his BBA ( with honors ) from the University of Miami in 1966 with a major in Accounting. He was awarded a graduate assistanceship from the University of Miami where he taught Accounting as he pursued his MBA. In 1968 he received his MBA.

After graduating, Gary worked for the largest CPA firm in the State of Florida which, while he was there, merged into the "Big Eight" firm now known as PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP. Subsequently he went to work in both private industry and for local CPA firms. In 1985 he and Alfred Finkelstein formed the firm of Finkelstein and Brown, P.A. This firm, through subsequent mergers and admission of partners evolved to Finkelstein Brown Nemet and Rothchild, P.A.

Gary enjoys all aspects of the accounting profession but concentrates in the audit, tax, systems installation and business valuation areas of the practice. He is one of the lead auditors in the Broker/Dealer and Investment Advisor portion of the practice.

Gary currently serves on the board of the South Dade Estate Planning Council as well as serving as the President of that organization. In December of 1995 he achieved the designation of CVA ( Certified Valuation Analyst ) given by the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts an organization of which he is proud to be a member. He also holds membership in the Institue of Business Appraisers.


Mark J. Nemet
Mark grew up in New Jersey where he graduated from Union High School and then continued his education at Long Island University. He received a B.A. degree in 1969. After completion of military service in the U.S. Army and marrying his wife, Adrian, in 1971, Mark enrolled in Long Island University Graduate School of Business where he received his M.B.A. Mark is a Florida CPA and also has a CVA designation(Certified Valuation Analyst) which is awarded to CPA's by the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts.

Mark started his career in public accounting in 1973 working in New York City for what was then one of the "Big Eight" accounting firms. In 1979 he moved with his family to Florida and has been a resident of Broward County since that time.

Mark became associated with the firm, which was formerly Finkelstein & Brown P.A., in 1988 and became a shareholder in Finkelstein Brown Nemet & Rothchild P.A. in January 1994. His areas of practice include: Individual, Corporate and International Tax, Estate Planning, Representation Before the Internal Revenue Service, Auditing and Small Business Accounting.

When Mark is not assisting our clients he occupies his free time with sports, travel, enjoying the Florida outdoors, and spending time with his family.