Public sector leaders are under extraordinary pressure to deliver results, despite ever-tightening resources and concurrent public demand for transparency and accountability.

Marks Paneth’s Government specialists understand these challenges and are experienced providers of audit, tax and advisory services to public sector entities. We tailor our services to support the objectives of a broad range of state and local governments – whether they require audit services, fraud detection and prevention services, state and local tax services or employee benefit plan audits.


  • Financial Statement Audits
  • Single Audits
  • Yellow Book Audits
  • Agreed-Upon Procedures
  • Tax-Exempt Financing
  • Due Diligence Services
  • Employee Benefit Plan Audits
  • Forensic Accounting Services
  • Fraud Detection and Prevention Services


  • Economic Redevelopment Entities
  • Financing Authorities
  • Real Estate Development Entities
  • Public Employee Retirement Systems
  • Public Utilities
  • Tax Lien Trusts
  • Construction Authorities

Group Leader

Warren Ruppel
Partner, Government Services Practice Leader