Top Certified Public Accountants in Louisiana

Finding the best CPA can be a daunting task, especially in a big place like Louisiana. Not to worry though, we’ve got you covered because we have searched out the top accountants in Louisiana. We will also have helpful article to help plan finances, answer tax questions, and address those bookkeeping problems.

It is important to build a strong connection with your CPA so they can best benefit you and it is extremely important that whomever you are working with is someone you feel comfortable with. We highly suggest interviewing your potential accountants and getting to know them before picking the one that is perfect for you. Our list of the best accountants in Louisiana is a great place to start. Thanks to your continuous feedback we can ensure that others on our site get to find the top CPAs in their area.

So if you are new to Louisiana or have lived there for years, feel free to browse our list and find the perfect accountant for you today. Is your accountant one of the best in his field but not on the list? Let us know! We are constantly revising all our lists and your personal feedback is essential to making sure only the best make it on our lists.


Jennifer S. Ziegler

Lafeyette, LA

She has 20 years of extensive experience in public accounting and has helped many entrepreneurs and small business owners establish successful enterprises. She is also a Certified Financial Planner practitioner and is a licensed securities professional having passed all of the requirements for her NASD Series 7 and NASAA Series 66 licenses.


Michael A. Tham, CPA

Baton Rouge, LA

Since 1978, Michael Tham has been the partner-in-charge of the financial statement services for L. A. Champagne & Co., L.L.P. His responsibilities in this designation include most of the firm’s audit, review, and compilation services. He has also served as chairman of several committees of the Society of Louisiana CPAs, including Legislation, Annual Meeting, and the Louisiana Accounting and Auditing Conference.


Rita G. Hummingbird, CPA

Shreveport, LA

Rita Hummingbird, in CPA practice for almost 30 years, has also served as president of the Estate Planning Council of Shreveport and participated on the Louisiana Tax Conference Committee. In addition, she is currently serving on the Board of Directors of LSUHSC Foundation as treasurer.


Susan E. Brown, CPA/CFF, CFE

New Orleans, LA

A Certified Public Accountant for more than ten years, Susan Brown is also currently managing the Brown Forensic Accounting, APAC, in New Orleans, Louisiana. She was designated as a Certified Fraud Examiner by the National Association of Certified Fraud Examiners in 2009.


Greg A. Kennedy, CPA, CLU, CAPP

Baton Rouge, LA

Greg Keneddy obtained extensive experience while at KPMG Peat Marwick, a Big Six international accounting firm. He specializes in financial institutions and investment firms and his experience includes taking companies public. His firm also provides financial, accounting, payroll, and tax services to clients all over the United States with a primary emphasis on the southeast.


Maddox & Associates, APC, CPA

Baton Rouge, LA

Maddox & Associates, APC, CPA provides a range of services involving tax and accounting but has focused primarily more on audits. The firm has undergone its seventh quality review by the Peer Review Committee, a program dedicated to insuring that firms have quality control systems in place over their accounting and auditing practices.


James M. Banfill, CPA

Metairie, LA

James Banfill’s background work experience in public accounting includes tax, audit, accounting system, tax compliance, and general business consulting. Retail companies, physician practices, construction companies, foreign investors, and farming entities are some examples of clients he has already served.


E. Larry Sikes

Lafeyette, LA

He has served a variety of clients including real estate operators, manufacturers, retailers, professional service organizations, and oilfield service companies. He focuses his work on consulting for debt restructuring and negotiating sophisticated merger/acquisition situations. Larry Sikes is also a Certified Financial Planner practitioner and has obtained the NASD Series 7 and NASAA Series 66 licenses needed to assist the firm’s clients with their financial and investing needs.


Stephen Roberts, CPA

Shreveport, LA

He is the co-founder and Chief Financial Officer of Film Production Capital, L.L.C. and serves as Vice President of RCG Network Engineering, Inc. In addition, Stephen Roberts is also a licensed securities broker and former Certified Valuation Analyst. He has been focusing on working with professional corporations, automobile dealerships, and real estate developers.


Kirk Stirton, CPA

New Orleans, LA

Kirk Stirton has been working with a variety of clients primarily on tax related matters, litigation support, oil & gas production, closely held business valuations, financing, and business restructurings. He has also been performing evaluation studies on closely held, non-traded entities for 30 years.