Risk Advisory Services

PRIMARY CONTACT: James B. Yard CPA, CIA, CISA (Pittsburgh)

A company's future depends on its ability to identify and manage risk. Risk is ever-present and always evolving in today’s world and effective risk management is essential to every business. Our team of experienced risk advisory professionals focus on collaborating with your organization to identify and effectively mitigate risks.  Our goal is to understand not only the risks related to potential loss to the organization, but to drive solutions that add value to your organization and advise on opportunities to ensure minimal disruption to your business.

Schneider Downs offers a range of risk-based risk advisory service options to ensure compliance, mitigate uncertainties and identify efficiencies to improve your bottom line. Services include:

case studies

 
Ransomware attack halted a global manufacturer's operations.
big problem:
Ransomware attack halted a global manufacturer's operations.
big thinking:
Recover and secure the system – fast – save $1 million in ransom.
 
High tax burden for family-owned franchisor.
big problem:
High tax burden for family-owned franchisor.
big thinking:
Comprehensive planning for a 15% tax reduction.

our thoughts on

COVID-19 Fraud Risks: Remote Working, Internal Controls and Corporate Disbursement Fraud

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed where we work, how we work and ultimately how companies execute and sustain their internal control environment. Recent

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Successfully Transitioning Significant Processes During Business Succession

When preparing to exit their business, many owners will need to hand off the tasks for which they have always been responsible. It comes with the territory

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Fraud Risk Assessments – What your Organization Should Consider

Fraud. The dreaded word no organization wants to hear. Or do you? I would say it’s one word you do want to hear – and talk about – well

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Prop 24 passes in California What is it? What does it mean for privacy?

The United States election of November 3, 2020 featured a big win for consumer privacy. 56% of California residents approved Proposition 24 by voting “Yes”

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Ransomware Attack Disrupts Popular Sports Gambling Sites

On May 14, 2018, the Supreme Court lifted the federal ban on sports gambling. Since then, twenty-two states, as well as Washington D.C. have allowed, or

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Map of Pittsburgh Office
Pittsburgh

One PPG Place, Suite 1700
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

contactsd@schneiderdowns.com
p:412.261.3644     f:412.261.4876

Map of Columbus Office
Columbus

65 East State Street, Suite 2000
Columbus, OH 43215

contactsd@schneiderdowns.com
p:614.621.4060     f:614.621.4062

Map of Washington Office
Washington, D.C.

1660 International Drive, Suite 600
McLean, VA 22102