Scott Stringer Joins Marcum LLP as Advisory Partner in Chicago
New York City, NY – Scott A. Stringer, CPA/ABV/CFF, CGMA, CFE has joined Marcum LLP as an Advisory Services partner in the Firm’s Chicago office.
An industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience, Mr. Stringer provides forensic accounting, advisory, fraud investigation, and litigation support services to attorneys, individuals, and corporations. He has been qualified as an expert witness in numerous Federal District Courts, the United States Tax Court, and the State Courts of Illinois, Missouri, Michigan, Colorado and Arizona. He has provided expert testimony in post-acquisition disputes, shareholder actions, professional malpractice, breach of contract, theft of trade secrets, income tax fraud, and employee embezzlement cases. He has also been appointed as a neutral expert by the courts and as a mutually agreed upon expert by parties to litigation.
Mr. Stringer is regularly engaged to assist management, general and outside counsel, and audit committees in special investigations of issues related to suspected embezzlement, regulatory actions, accounting irregularities, and ethics violations. He has led numerous investigations across the United States as well as in China.
In addition to his professional memberships in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Illinois CPA Society, Mr. Stringer is also a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and serves on the Commercial and Business Litigation Committee of the American Bar Association. He holds a BS in Accountancy from Southern Illinois University and an MBA in Finance from Saint Louis University.
Prior to joining Marcum, he was a forensic and litigation leader at a national accounting firm. Previously, he held partnership and advisory roles at various other national accounting and consulting firms. He began his career in the audit department of a “Big Four” firm.
About Marcum LLP
Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as select international locations. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum provides a full spectrum of traditional tax, accounting, and assurance services; advisory, valuation, and litigation support; managed accounting services; and an extensive portfolio of specialty and niche industry practices. The Firm serves both privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as nonprofit and social sector entities, high net worth individuals, private equity funds, and hedge funds, with a focus on middle-market companies and closely held family businesses. Marcum is a member of the Marcum Group, an organization providing a comprehensive array of professional services.