Six DFK/USA Firms Named to IPA’s 2020 Best of the Best Firms List




September 3, 2020: DFK/USA is proud to recognize six DFK/USA firms named to Inside Public Accounting’s (IPA) Best of the Best Firms of 2020. In 1994, IPA began naming the top 50 Best of the Best Firms exclusively chosen across North America. These firms were critiqued on their performance in specific key areas of management, growth, and strategic vision.

“At DFK/USA we are immensely proud of our firm’s recognition on IPA’s Best of the Best List. In today’s changing climate, there has never been a better time to be a part of an association, especially one such as DFK that attracts and retains high quality firms. I offer my congratulations not only to all the DFK firms on the list, but to all DFK members that can rely on such reputable firms as resources in the association,” said DFK International/USA Executive Director, Maureen Dillmore.

DFK/USA firms include:

The seventh largest accounting firm in Atlanta, Bennett Thrasher, a premier provider of professional tax, assurance, consulting and wealth management services to businesses and high net worth individuals.

EEPB, one of Houston’s largest local accounting firms, offering a wide range of services to individuals and businesses ranging from beginning entrepreneurs to multi-million-dollar conglomerates covering a broad range of industry sectors, reaching around the globe.

Providing unparalleled service to their clients in a wide array of specialties, Gursey Schneider based in Los Angeles, has an impressive range of services that goes well beyond traditional accounting.

Third generation family owned independent Certified Public Accounting firm, Mellott & Mellott in Cincinnati, provides a customized approach incorporating auditing, tax services, tax management retirement planning, wealth transfer, management advisory services and litigation support.

Established in 1944, Shea Labagh Dobberstein with three Bay Area locations, provides a comprehensive portfolio of audit, tax, accounting and advisory services to meet the unique needs of their clients.

Certified Public Accounting and Management Consulting firm, Clarke Snow Riley, the only New England based firm honored in this category, has been an industry leader in providing reliable service and expertise in accounting, auditing, tax and business consulting.

DFK/USA would also like to congratulate fellow DFK International member GGFL LLP, based in Ottawa on making the Best of the Best list for Canadian Firms. GGFL is the tax planning and accounting firm whose clients consist of entrepreneurs, owners of construction and real estate companies, medical and dental professionals, non-profit organizations, private investors, and high-net-worth individuals.

DFK International/USA is an association of independent, full-service public accounting and consulting firms with offices serving major markets throughout the United States. The association is affiliated with DFK International, with over 300 offices in over 80 countries.





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Maureen Dillmore, CMP