Law firms

Demand for legal services continues to increase as the complexities of legislation persists, regulatory demands rise and global needs expand. Individuals and businesses will reach out with greater frequency to law firms like yours for legal guidance and assistance. With that growth in your business comes challenges of your own, and our professionals are poised to help you serve your clients better, while also improving your overall business operations.

We serve hundreds of law firms across the country, from small, local offices to large, international firms. Our professionals provide deep financial and accounting services, as well as business consulting, specific to the legal profession. Services include:

  • Litigation support and forensic accounting
  • Acquisition consulting
  • Due diligence for mergers and acquisitions
  • Tax assistance, domestic and international
  • Compensation and capital management

Recent Insights


RSM Law Firm Financial Benchmarking Survey

Knowing where your law firm stands in the market can be vital. RSM provides the benchmarks you need to make informed financial decisions.

  • June 01, 2015


2016 Financial overview for middle market law firms

Law firms, learn key observations and insights you’ll need to make informed financial decisions for a profitable future.

  • Barry Rosenthal


Strategic planning more important than ever for law firms

From benchmarking to managing acquisitions and lateral hires to controlling costs, key strategic planning guidance for law firms.

  • Barry Rosenthal
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  • July 14, 2016


How to make the best use of financial experts in your litigation cases

By effectively understanding a financial expert’s role in litigation, you can best leverage their contribution to your case.

  • Mitch Hirsh
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  • May 03, 2016
Law firm look-back and outlook


Law firm look-back and outlook

Learn about law practice trends and insights from RSM’s national business and professional services practice leader

  • Barry Rosenthal
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  • February 17, 2016


Data breach protection and prevention for law firms

Learn about some of the common threats to information security that law firms face and how to avoid the pitfalls.

  • Barry Rosenthal
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  • January 29, 2016


Litigation in the transaction setting

Join us to explore two of the most common areas of M&A litigation and what you can do to protect your next deal.

  • June 03, 2014


Post-closing disputes: Key issues and how to avoid them

Learn how to avoid post-closing disputes that can derail promising transactions and result in increased costs, strained relationships and litigation.

  • Patrick Chylinski, John Tira
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  • July 08, 2014


Forensic examination identifies over $1 million in underpayments

An insurance underwriter turned to RSM to investigate suspicious activity related to inconsistent reporting and unexpected operating results.

  • March 05, 2014


Expert witness testimony assists client in gaining a favorable verdict

Nonprofit health care foundation receives large reward when the acquiring entity failed to meet the obligations outlined in the deal.

How can we help you?

To discuss how our team can help your business, contact us by phone 800.274.3978 or


Barry Rosenthal
National Practice Leader