United States

McGladrey to Expand in Alabama Through Transaction with Sellers Richardson Holman & West LLP

Establishes office in Birmingham by joining forces



McGladrey announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire substantially all the assets of Sellers Richardson Holman & West LLP (SRHW), a Birmingham-based firm and member of the McGladrey Alliance. The parties expect to enter into definitive agreements and consummate on May 1, 2015.

The transaction will provide McGladrey with a presence in Birmingham, making the firm the leading provider of assurance, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market in Alabama.

“Joining forces with SRHW is an important step in McGladrey’s vision to be the first-choice advisor to middle market leaders,” said Joe Adams, managing partner and CEO of McGladrey. “Having such a strong practice in Birmingham will enable us to more broadly serve businesses in Alabama and surrounding states while creating opportunities for our clients and our people. We look forward to welcoming SRHW team members, who have an excellent reputation for understanding their clients’ needs and providing quality, responsive service.”

“Becoming part of McGladrey is a natural evolution of our ongoing relationship, given that we have been a proud member of the McGladrey Alliance for 12 years,” said Allen Dunn, managing partner of SRHW. “Culturally, our firms are very similar. We share a strong commitment to our people, quality and exceptional client service. We share a client-centric approach to doing business and we focus on building enduring, trusted relationships with our clients. Both firms also share a strong commitment to supporting the communities where we live and work.”

Sellers Richardson Holman & West serves clients in Alabama and the surrounding area and has earned a reputation for being a firm of trusted business advisors with a strong commitment to excellence. The firm is made up of 15 partners and 79 client service professionals, with support staff bringing the total to 107.  SRHW is located at 216 Summit Boulevard in Birmingham, phone 205.278.0001.

Sellers Richardson Holman & West
As one of the largest full-service public accounting firms in Alabama and the surrounding region, Sellers Richardson Holman & West LLP provides audit and assurance, tax planning and compliance, consulting and accounting services. Sellers Richardson Holman & West LLP is a member of the McGladrey Alliance, a premier affiliation of independent accounting and consulting firms in the United States, with more than 80 members in 42 states and Puerto Rico.

About McGladrey
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