McCrory McDowell, LLC

McCrory & McDowell LLC

McCrory & McDowell LLC

Company Facts:

-Founded: 1951

-Number of Professionals/Employees:  101

-Principals: 17

-Managing Principal:  D. Michael McDowell, CPA



John M. Sveda, CPA, CCIFP
McCrory & McDowell LLC
One Riverfront Center
20 Stanwix Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone: (412) 281-9690
Fax: (412) 281-5925

Services Provided

  • Tax
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Litigation Support
  • Executive Search & Leadership Development
  • Financial Reporting
  • Facilitation & Training
  • Investment Management
  • Management Advisory
  • Valuation

Firm History

McCrory & McDowell LLC has been providing client-focused services in the region since 1951.  Today, the Firm ranks as one of the largest Pittsburgh-based accounting and consulting firms in the region, offering a wide range of services through distinct, but integrated groups that include McCrory & McDowell’s accounting, tax, and business consulting practices, Dewey & Kaye (Nonprofit Consultants), Diversified Medical Management (Health Care Industry Consultants), and Three Rivers Institute (Leadership Development & Facilitation Consultants).

Firm Philosophy

The 17 principals of McCrory & McDowell LLC, together with the entire staff of professionals, are committed to the success of our clients.  McCrory & McDowell’s main emphasis is to respond to the needs of clients on a timely basis and to provide them with the information and expertise necessary to succeed in today’s fast changing business environment.

We have several fundamental operating philosophies that ensure the consistent quality of services offered by our team of highly skilled professionals:

We are client centered.We realize that our clients are the reason we are here.  In fact, because of our commitment to Quality Client Service, each member of the Firm is trained to not only respond to a client’s immediate requirements, but to help them reach their long-range goals.

We are a superior, service driven firm committed to offering reliable and timely informationIn order for our work product to be useful as a management tool, it must be timely. 

We are a firm with committed personnelWe recruit top students from leading colleges and universities. To retain such highly qualified individuals, we offer them the latest technological and educational opportunities as well as interesting and challenging work, accompanied by a strong, team-centered approach to meeting clients’ needs. 

We maintain extremely high educational standards for our staffOur training and education programs are designed to keep our staff constantly informed of the latest information.  Our continued emphasis on education stems from our belief that in order to offer our clients the most accurate advice, we must remain abreast of the most recent laws, findings, and economic trends.

Our firm enhances third-party business relationships.  Our principals, managers and staff have developed strong relationships with attorneys, bankers, executives, and other regional leaders. 

McCrory & McDowell is registered with the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).  This allows us to audit public companies, and is the highest registration available to accounting firms.

Our staff work within a paperless environment that helps them serve clients more efficiently and effectively.  Using Prosystems Engagement software, we are now able to prepare financial statements with greater proficiency, while preserving the high quality work product for which we are known and respected.

Industry Expertise

  • Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Nonprofit
  • Health Care
  • Professional Services
  • Employee Benefit Plans