Biography

            

  Paul Shuman, CPA, CFP®   

  Financial Advisor                                                                      

  Shuman Financial Consulting, LLC                

 

 

 

 

Paul Shuman is the founder of Shuman Financial Consulting, LLC. He has gained a reputation amongst his clients for being extremely responsive to their needs and always putting their interests first.   

Beyond his service centered philosophy to maintaining client  relationships, Paul specializes in discovering with his clients, no matter their stage in life, a comfortable balance between their financial protection and accumulation goals.  He works most often with families, executives and professionals, and small business owners.  Paul is also well versed in estate planning. 

Paul became a Certified Public Accountant after graduating with high honors from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelors of Science in Accountancy.  In March 2009, Paul successfully passed the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ exam.  He is a member of the Greater North Shore Estate & Financial Planning Council.  Paul's professional career path has included experiences in public accounting, entrepreneurship, corporate real estate, and private equity.  He enjoys nothing more than drawing on the varied knowledge he has gained from a diversity of experience to educate, help, and enlighten his clients. 

With his wife Sari, son Eli, daughter Abbey & dog Fozzy, Paul lives in Northbrook, Illinois.  In their free time, Paul and his family choose to be outdoors, whether they are biking along Lake Michigan or hiking in the glacial terrain of southern Wisconsin.  In their lifetime, Paul and Sari’s collective goal is to hike and take landscape photographs in all of our country’s National Parks.