Dean Dorton is one of the largest CPA firms based in Kentucky, providing audit, accounting, tax, healthcare consulting, litigation support, business valuation, technology consulting services and many others to clients throughout the region. As a leading Kentucky-based regional accounting firm, Dean Dorton perfectly blends innovative business thinking, attentive personal service and an unyielding commitment to accuracy, quality and timeliness.
When it comes to accounting, technology and consulting, Dean Dorton is the kind of CPA firm to have on your team. Our innovative business advisors and problem solvers bring a fresh perspective to your organization. We help leaders create, grow and protect value. We provide access to the resources, experience, and professional knowledge base of a national organization while still providing the level of service and attention that only a locally owned, independent accounting firm can offer. Dean Dorton’s firm growth, staffing stability, and more than team members (including more than 130 CPAs) across our Lexington and Louisville offices, allow us to build long-term relationships with our clients.
Our presence and expertise spans far beyond the borders of Kentucky. The expertise of our team members is nationally recognized. Team members are often invited to speak at national conferences, been asked to write for national publications including Healthcare Financial Management, and have been quoted in national publications including The Wall Street Journal and works sighted in Becker’s Hospital Review. Our team members have also served on American Institute of Certified Public Accounting (AICPA) committees and boards. We even have a team member, Elizabeth Woodward, who was named 2014 Certified in Forensics Champion of they Year by the AICPA.
We listen to our clients, assess their needs, and play an integral role in providing business advisory expertise that will help them succeed now and well into the future. It’s a process better experienced than described. Talk with any of our Directors to see for yourself.
Dean Dorton – A Brief History
Dean Dorton has roots dating back to 1921. Dean Dorton was created in 2011 by the combination of two of Kentucky’s premier accounting firms – Dean Dorton Ford (1979) and Cotton+Allen (1921). Barr, Anderson, & Roberts, PSC joined Dean Dorton on January 1, 2016 in order to expand their services and expertise offered to their clients. Our legacy firms provided us with a positive strong culture that continues today at Dean Dorton.
Danielle Adair, CPA
Danielle has more than 10 years of public accounting experience. She is a member of both the manufacturing and energy and natural resources industry teams. Danielle has a broad range of clients across a variety of industries, including manufacturing, real estate, healthcare, natural resources, and investment companies. She works mostly in the tax compliance area and is also involved with internal training.
Master of Science in Accounting, summa cum laude, 2004, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Bachelor of Science in Accounting, summa cum laude, 2003, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
106 West Vine Street, Suite 600
Lexington, KY 40507
Phone (859) 255-2341
Fax (859) 255-0125