Ira has been a licensed and registered financial advisor for 24 years, and is supported by experienced associates who handle client administrative needs. He was previously registered with Morgan Stanley, UBS Financial Services, and Smith Barney. Ira focuses primarily on the fixed income marketplace and wealth preservation strategies. He specializes in high credit quality municipal and corporate bonds, government agencies, and short term cash alternatives such as treasuries, agencies, and money market funds. Ira manages over $1.5 billion in assets and fosters a conservative wealth management plan to help meet client needs and goals. He has been recognized in news publications such as Barron’s “Top 1000 Financial Advisors,” the Financial Time’s “Top 400 Financial Advisors,” On Wall Street’s “Top 40 Advisors Under 40”, and WealthManagement.com’s “Top 100 Wirehouse Advisors.” Ira graduated from the University of Maryland in 1991.