Warren Averett Names New Birmingham, Ala. MP

Birmingham, Ala.-based Warren Averett appointed Thomas Sisson as MP of its Birmingham, Ala., office.

Sisson will lead the 250 person Birmingham office focusing on client service and strategic planning.

The designation of a Birmingham MP is a result of three members of Leading Edge Alliance (LEA) joining forces on January, 1, 2012.

The three way merger of Birmingham, Ala.-based Warren, Averett, Kimbrough & Marino (FY11 net revenue of $40.4 million), Wilson, Price, Barranco, Blankenship & Billingsley (FY10 net revenue of $19.4 million) of Montgomery, Ala.; and  Pensacola, Fla.-based O’Sullivan Creel (FY11 net revenue of $18.9 million) created the holding company of Warren Averett, LLC (WA).

Sisson has been with Warren Averett for thirty years. He has served the firm in various leadership roles over the years including multiple appointments to the Firm’s Executive Committee and Chair of the Firm’s Emerging Executive Group. Sisson has been an active member of the Firm’s Healthcare Consulting Group, serving physicians, their practices and families. He also consults with closely-held corporations and pass-through entities on a variety of tax planning matters.

With more than 550 team members, 12 offices throughout Texas, Alabamaand Florida, WA will rank among the top 50 firms in the U.S.and in the top five in the Southeast, behind Enterprise, Ala.-based Carr Riggs & Ingram (FY10 net revenue of $85.9 million).