Professional Services
Professional Services

As a professional services provider, your focus is on your clients. Whether you are a doctor, lawyer, architect, engineer or other service professional, we know you put in long hours to meet client needs and grow your business. Often, there isn’t much time left to address management practices, operational efficiencies and profitability. However, it is precisely these internal issues that are essential to a firm’s success.

Barfield, Murphy, Shank & Smith professionals are experienced in providing business advisory services for an array of industry firms. Consider us the “wind beneath your wings.” While you continue to concentrate on the client side of your practice, we’ll focus our efforts on the financial needs of your business, the pursuit of new opportunities and long-term planning.

Everyone understands that poor financial management and inefficient accounting practices can negatively impact your bottom line. But what professional service providers don’t often consider is the negative impact it can have on their reputation and credibility which, in turn, affects their future opportunities. With Barfield, Murphy, Shank & Smith as your partner, we’ll not only help keep you on the right track financially, we’ll also help you stay aware of what it takes to keep your name in good standing.

  • Strategic planning and compensation strategies
  • Profitability analysis
  • Internal control review
  • Bank financing assistance
  • Budgeting, forecasting and cash flow management
  • Accounting systems selection
  • Mergers and acquisitions and due diligence services
  • Succession planning