Dean Dorton, one of the largest professional advisory firms in the Southeast and a leader of audit, tax, business consulting, technology and cybersecurity services has been named an IPA Top 100 firm by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA).

More than 600 accounting firms participated in the 2023 survey that results in IPA’s Top Firms list, with Dean Dorton securing a spot at #99. Based on size and revenue, the report is regarded as the most reliable, respected and comprehensive provider of benchmarking data for the accounting profession. Last year the firm ranked at #104. Dean Dorton most recently announced the expansion of their team as well as investing in new modern office space in the GlenLake corporate campus in Raleigh, North Carolina. The firm’s success and organic growth can be attributed to building long-lasting relationships with clients, helping them overcome their biggest challenges and capitalizing on opportunities.

David Bundy, President and CEO, Dean Dorton

We are tremendously honored to be recognized as an IPA Top 100 Firm. This achievement is a testament to the dedication and expertise of our incredible team at Dean Dorton. It is their commitment to excellence in serving as advisors to our clients that have made this recognition possible. We also extend our heartfelt appreciation to our clients nationwide whose trust in us has been the driving force behind our success.

Dean Dorton’s team of talented professionals consistently embraces a client-centric approach, ensuring that they understand and the unique needs of each client, no matter the size or complexity of their business. Their collaborative and forward-thinking culture enables them to provide comprehensive and innovative solutions that drive growth and success for their clients.

Inside Public Accounting is an award-winning publication for the accounting profession. The 2023 survey was IPA’s 33rd annual ranking of the largest accounting firms in the nation.

The full list of the 2023 IPA Top 500 accounting firms can be found here:

About Dean Dorton
Dean Dorton Allen Ford, PLLC (Dean Dorton) provides an integrated suite of audit, tax, business management, consulting and technology solutions to companies throughout the region, nationally, and internationally. The firm helps clients strategize, adapt, and change in every stage of business, from startup to growth and proper succession planning. Dean Dorton emphasizes smart technology, leading a cloud revolution of financial, operational, and compliance tools that are transforming the way companies do business. For more information, visit