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Plante & Moran, PLLC


Plante Moran was founded by Elorion Plante in 1924 and a partnership with Frank Moran was established in 1950. We are now one of the largest certified public accounting and management consulting firms in the nation according to Public Accounting Report.

PlanteMoran is committed to helping our clients and staff thrive. With more than 2,000 staff, and a network of offices throughout Michigan, Ohio and Illinois, we deliver outstanding technical advice coupled with dedicated local service.

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Our Staff

Our partnership group is comprised of 19% women, which is the highest percentage of female equity partners among the nation's largest public accounting firms, according to CPA Personnel Report, a national public accounting trade publication.

Our turnover rate has averaged less than 13%, which is significantly lower than that of national public accounting firms

Plante Moran is an equal opportunity employer.

Career Opportunities

Total Staff: Over 2,000

Number of CPAs: More than 500

Illinois Office Locations:
  • Downtown Chicago
  • Riverside Plaza Chicago
  • Northwest Chicago
Michigan Office Locations:
  • Ann Arbor
  • Auburn Hills
  • East Lansing
  • Flint
  • Grand Rapids
  • Kalamazoo
  • Macomb
  • Southfield
  • St. Joseph/ Benton Harbor
  • Traverse City
Ohio Office Locations:
  • Cincinnati
  • Cleveland
  • Columbus
  • Toledo

International Locations:

  • Shanghai, China
  • Mumbai, India
  • Monterrey, Mexico


Plante Moran is committed to quality and strength through diversity. We strive to create an environment that acknowledges and embraces human differences. We are a consistent leader in the accounting profession in the number of women partners, and we’ve been recognized at the local, regional, and national level for innovative workplace programs that acknowledge the personal as well as professional commitments of our staff.

We genuinely care about our clients, our communities, and our staff. All of these things make us who we are, and it’s more than a framed mission statement on a wall: It’s a culture we’ve been building since our inception in 1924.


Plante Moran has been recognized at the local, regional, and national level for innovative workplace programs that encourage professional growth and work-life balance of our staff:

magazine — Plante
Moran has been named to FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in
America for 15 consecutive years. In 2013, we ranked

2013 Best Public Accounting Firm for Women - Firms were ranked on the
range, depth and success of programs and workplace culture proven to remove
barriers to women’s success, especially at midlevel and above. The Best Firms were among the 37 that participated in the 2013 Accounting MOVE

Forbes’ List of “Top 50 Wealth Managers”
— In May
2013, PMFA was named one of Forbes “Top 50 Wealth Managers.” The firm was also
named the 16th fastest-growing regional investment advisory (RIA)

101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For
— In May
2013, Plante Moran was named one of “West Michigan’s 101 Best and Brightest
Companies to Work For.” This was the ninth consecutive year we received the

InformationWeek 500 -
In September 2012, Plante Moran
placed #128 on InformationWeek 500’s List of Top Technology Innovators Across

Crain’s “Best Places to Work”
— In April 2013,
Plante Moran was named one of the “Best Places to Work” in Chicago by Crain’s
Chicago Business
. We ranked #10.

Employer of the Year
— I In March 2013,
International Accounting Bulletin awarded Plante Moran “Employer of the Year.”
This was the second consecutive year we received this honor.

Top 150 National Workplaces — In January 2013, Plante Moran was ranked
#19 on WorkPlaceDyamics’ list of “National Top 150 Workplaces.” The list was
compiled from 872 organizations with more than 1,000 employees that participated
in regional top workplaces awards programs.

Vault Guide to the Top 50 Accounting Firms
— As
part of Vault’s annual Accounting Survey, more than 2,200 accounting
professionals of all levels were asked to assess their peer accounting firms on
a scale of 1 to 10 based on prestige. Plante Moran ranked #26. 


Plante Moran has long adopted the "Best of Both Worlds" approach to serving our clients, combining the technical expertise and resources of a large firm with a client philosophy that puts a premium on outstanding, prompt and personal service.


Do you have the resources to guarantee success in today’s changing economy? At Plante Moran, we provide a wealth of resources through a broad range of services to support every aspect of you, your family, and your organization. From tax and assurance to human capital management and technology consulting, our goal is to make sure that you have the right resources at the right time so you can focus more on future opportunities.