This excerpt taken from the PNC 10-K filed Mar 2, 2009.
CONSENT OF INDEPENDENT REGISTERED PUBLIC ACCOUNTING FIRM
We consent to the incorporation by reference of our report dated March 1, 2007, February 4, 2008, as to the effects of the restatement discussed in Note 1 (which report expresses an unqualified opinion and includes explanatory paragraphs relating to the restatement discussed in Note 1, the Corporations adoption of Statement of Financial Accounting Standard No. 158, Employers Accounting for Defined Benefit Pension and Other Postretirement Plansan amendment of FASB Statements No. 87, 88, 106, and 132(R) and the Corporations use of the equity method of accounting to recognize its investment in BlackRock, Inc.) relating to the consolidated financial statements of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (the Corporation) appearing in this Annual Report on Form 10-K of the Corporation for the year ended December 31, 2008 in the following Registration Statements:
/s/ Deloitte & Touche LLP
March 2, 2009