Risk Advisory

Managing and mitigating risk, while achieving your business goals

We understand the balance of limiting risk and adhering to regulations while making smart decisions to achieve your business goals.  At RSM, our risk advisory consultants understand your business and provide customized risk management advice to the C-suite, boards of directors and key professionals within your organization that are responsible for managing and mitigating risk. Our risk advisory services support your strategic goals and incorporate understanding of industry regulations to ensure that your business identifies and addresses risks, while improving processes and efficiency.  

RSM’s risk advisory services help you to:

  • Understand and address evolving risk and regulatory compliance requirements
  • Monitor and provide early warning of emerging risks
  • Add value to operating and compliance processes
  • Maintain the security of your most valuable technology and data assets
  • Proactively address emerging security and privacy risks

RSM’s risk advisory services are delivered by professionals with in-depth knowledge of risk disciplines, deep industry expertise, and access to our global network of firms.  Our professionals deliver a collaborative approach to addressing risk management challenges and flexible options — all designed to minimize risk as you achieve your business goals.

We offer a comprehensive set of risk advisory services that include:


Cyber due diligence: A must regardless of environment

If a security breach occurs during the holding period, it jeopardizes the overall investment objectives, hence the need for cyber diligence.


Upgrading your IT security doesn’t have to break the bank

While IT updates require some investment of money and management time, they could actually protect your business from catastrophe.


Managing risk in pandemic times

Events like COVID-19 can have a pervasive impact on law firm operations and places renewed emphasis on risk management practices.

  • Catharine Dutt
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  • June 22, 2020


Don’t acquire the threat: cyber due diligence for private equity

Considering the frequent occurrence of cybersecurity incidents, how can private equity firms confidently invest their capital?


In search of information: E-discovery and cybersecurity litigation

In recent years, electronic discovery, or e-discovery, has grown in its application in the insurance litigation field.


Don’t let your law firm lose out from computer security breaches

As vulnerable targets for hackers, law firms must fight cybersecurity threats to protect their business and increase clients' confidence.

  • Michael Nicolo
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  • November 15, 2017


WannaCry: A threat or opportunity to build a more effective IT system?

Under the Family Law Act, when spouses separate they are required to equalize assets. Where a spouse has received employee...

  • Deepak Upadhya
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  • May 16, 2017


New risk analysis technology helps manage uncertainty in transactions

It is critical to understand and manage risk exposures to prevent stakeholders from overcommitting or disregarding opportunities.

  • Steve Prince, Timothy Zimmerman
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  • February 02, 2017


Is your IT system a source of competitive advantage or of risk?

Companies can improve efficiency and productivity offered by their IT systems without opening themselves to significant new risks.

  • August 02, 2017


Do you want to be effective, or do you just want to follow the rules?

Fort McMurray, earthquakes, ice storms and floods—we have all seen the headlines about natural disasters and how they affect individuals...

  • Steve Prince
  • |
  • May 05, 2017
Catharine Dutt


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