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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Lisa Knee 2015


  • Title: Partner
  • Company: EisnerAmper LLP
  • Location: N.Y.C.
  • Birthplace: Brooklyn, N.Y.

Education: JD Brooklyn Law School; LL.M in Taxation New York University
First job outside of real estate: Bookkeeper at Forklift Tires of Michigan
First job in real estate or allied field: Accountant for a CPA firm
What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Tax partner in the real estate group at EisnerAmper. We have a lot of events planned in the next few years to grow our practice. I am getting involved with new structuring and planning opportunities with real estate investment funds, REITS, hotels and unique properties. I also want to help create opportunities for women in the real estate community
How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? I never unwind.
Favorite book or author: Hard to name one…I love to read…”The Pillars of the Earth”
Favorite movie: “The Way We Were”
Last song you purchased/downloaded? “It Takes Two” by Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock
One word to describe your work environment: Energetic
Rules to live by in business: Expect only from others what you are willing to give of yourself.
If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead, but not related to you) who would it be and where would you go? Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and she can pick the restaurant.
What is your dream job? (something other than your current job) Although, I have my dream job, I would be a real estate developer.