Steven Morris, CPA

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STEVEN MORRIS, CPA

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Accounting Advisory

P: 973-575-1565

E: [email protected]

Steven Morris, CPA

Managing Director - Accounting Advisory

Steven Morris is a Managing Director at DLA, LLC in the Accounting Advisory department. He brings over 17 years of distinguished experience in strategic finance, capital markets, and operational excellence in real estate. In his recent role at Multigreen Properties, he showcased his adept leadership in complex real estate transactions and capital financing. His role as a Management Consultant at Leyton Properties involved leading acquisitions due diligence for luxury residential developments, contributing invaluable expertise in navigating nuanced real estate landscapes. And at Ernst & Young, Steven’s tenure as Senior Manager in Assurance Services demonstrated a deep understanding of SEC registered public company practices, IPO readiness, and the operational intricacies of real estate Companies, both public and private.

Steven’s appointment at DLA marks a strategic move to enhance the firm’s advisory offerings. His unique blend of expertise, and deep understanding, of real estate will play a pivotal role in expanding the firm’s capabilities, influencing growth across the entire organization. This addition aligns with DLA’s commitment to providing comprehensive solutions and further strengthens its position as a leader in the advisory space.

Prior to joining DLA, Steven held the role of Vice President and Head of Operations at MultiGreen Properties. Overseeing strategic initiatives, risk management, and governance for a venture-backed multifamily real estate development platform. He led teams responsible for Finance, Acquisitions, Capital Markets, Asset Management, IT, and Human Resources, contributing to the architecture of the company’s infrastructure. Prior to this, in the position of Management Consultant at Leyton Properties, he spearheaded acquisitions due diligence and project oversight for a luxury residential homebuilder and mixed-use multifamily developer while concurrently completing a Masters program at Columbia University. Earlier in their career, as Senior Manager in Assurance Services at Ernst & Young (EY), he served as an executive overseeing audits for financial statements, internal control processes, and IT systems across various industries.

Prior Work Experience
    • MultiGreen Properties
    • Leyton Properties
    • Ernst & Young (EY)
Education, Certifications & Affiliations
    • Columbia University – Master of Science in Real Estate Development
    • Villanova University – Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, Finance, and Accountancy
    • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – NY and PA
Office Contact Information

Address: 55 Lane Road, Suite 310 Fairfield, NJ 07004

Office: (973) 575-1565

Fax: (973) 575-1615