United States

McGladrey Sells Buffalo, NY Non-Attest Tax and Consulting Assets to Freed Maxick CPAs, P.C.


BUFFALO, NY – McGladrey & Pullen, LLP, a leading provider of assurance, tax and consulting services under the McGladrey brand, recently announced the sale of its Buffalo, NY non-attest tax and consulting practices to Freed Maxick CPAs, P.C.

Freed Maxick previously operated in an alternative practice structure with RSM McGladrey and will continue to have a relationship with McGladrey as a member of the McGladrey Alliance, a premier affiliation of independent accounting and consulting firms in the United States, with more than 90 members in 42 states and Puerto Rico.

"This is a positive change for both McGladrey and Freed Maxick," said Joe Adams, managing partner and CEO of McGladrey & Pullen. "It supports McGladrey's return to a traditional CPA firm structure while allowing us to continue to provide seamless support to clients in the Buffalo area through Freed Maxick's membership in the McGladrey Alliance."

According to Ronald J. Soluri, Sr., CPA, managing director of Freed Maxick, "We are pleased to deliver our services through a traditional CPA firm structure. With shared clients, our relationship with McGladrey has been, and will continue to be, very important. Our clients will continue to receive the same high-level service through the same client engagement teams."

The change was effective December 21, 2011. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

About Freed Maxick CPAs, P.C.
Freed Maxick CPAs, P.C. is one of the largest public accounting firms in Western New York and a Top 100 largest CPA Firm in the U.S. Freed Maxick provides assurance, tax and consulting services and has over 250 employees. Freed Maxick has offices in Buffalo, Batavia and Rochester, NY. Visit www.freedmaxick.com, Facebook at FreedMaxickCPAs, Twitter @FreedMaxickCPAs and LinkedIn.

About McGladrey
McGladrey & Pullen, LLP operates under the McGladrey brand as the fifth largest U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services, with nearly 6,500 professionals and associates in more than 70 offices nationwide. McGladrey & Pullen is a licensed CPA firm, and is a member of RSM International, the sixth largest global network of independent accounting, tax and consulting firms. For more information, join our Facebook fan page at McGladrey News, follow us on Twitter @McGladrey and/or connect with us on LinkedIn.


Terri Andrews
Director, National Public Relations



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