Services / Consulting

Maximize your business value.

We are committed to helping our clients achieve their goals. Many times, that means working with clients in areas that are outside the boundaries of traditional tax and accounting, such as industry benchmarking, business planning, inventory management, establishing internal controls and much more.

We strive to help our clients understand what drives their business’ value and what can be done to maximize that value. We have experience creating financial models that help clients project and manage cash flow and risk.

Consulting services specific to your needs

Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Managing the process of due diligence as well as integration issues after the transaction
Recruiting
  • Finding talent is a challenging task for many organizations. We have a strong background in regularly working with our clients to recruit trusted talent. We can assist in the search, interviewing, and hiring process.

Wilkins Miller has played a key role in some pivotal transactions for our company that helped put us in the position we are in today. It’s not just about the accounting elements, they have a business component to their advice which allows them to be an extension of our management team on major decisions for our business.

– Philip Burton

The team at Wilkins Miller are outstanding, professional and easy to work with. Their knowledgeable staff are able to evaluate situations and make the best decisions for our business.

– Carlton Niemeyer – Niemeyer Realty

Since 2007, the Wilkins Miller team has been a valued partner of Davison Fuels & Oil. Through acquisitions and ever-changing tax regulations, Wilkins Miller has been with our company every step of the way making sure we are paying attention to the details. The staff has been a big part of our success and I would recommend them to anyone.

– S. David Padgett

Service leaders

W. Allen Carroll, Jr., CPA/ABV, CFF, CVA

Partner

L. Page Stalcup, III, CPA/ABV, CFF, CVA, CGMA

Partner

Blake Ethredge, CPA/CFF, CFE, CVA

Consultant

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W. Allen Carroll, Jr., CPA/ABV, CFF, CVA

Partner

Allen Carroll first joined the firm in 1987 when it was formerly Pannell Kerr Forster and now serves as its Managing Partner. Allen’s experience is vast ranging from litigation and consulting services to traditional tax and accounting services in a variety of industries. Allen routinely works with attorneys and their clients as a damages expert and forensic accountant related to commercial disputes and civil and criminal litigation. He is experienced in all phases of the litigation process and has testified in federal and state courts and in arbitration hearings at the request of both plaintiffs and defendants.

Allen has served as an expert witness and consulting expert in a variety of matters and has led many engagements including determining economic damages, lost profits, accounting malpractice cases where he evaluated CPA professional standards, white-collar criminal matters, forensic investigations, intellectual property damages, bankruptcy, and business valuations.

He has participated in several high-profile matters including serving as expert for Plaintiffs’ Class Counsel in the Singing River Health Systems Pension Litigation that resulted in a $149,950,000 settlement and the BP Oil Spill Multi-District Litigation, professional malpractice related to a big four accounting firm, several criminal matters including the owner of one of the largest automobile dealerships in the U.S. and the owners of a large specialty pharmacy. Recently, Allen led a team that evaluated several thousand business claims, for counsel, under the BP Oil Spill Settlement Agreement. Allen and his team led the training and education of numerous CPA firms throughout the southeast in calculating damages under the BP Settlement Agreement.

Allen has a degree in business administration (concentration in accounting) from the University of South Alabama. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Alabama Society of CPAs. Allen is Accredited in Business Valuation and been designated as Certified in Financial Forensics by the American Institute of CPAs. He is also a Certified Valuation Analyst by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts.

Allen has been involved with several civic activities in the community. He is on the Board of Directors for the University of South Alabama Foundation. He has served St. Luke’s Episcopal School as both Chairman and Treasurer for the Board of Trustees. Allen was a member of the National Board of Directors for Distinguished Young Women (formerly known as America’s Junior Miss). He was involved with the Mobile and Baldwin Counties Community of Concern Advisory Committee. Allen has been a committee member of the Mobile Chapter of Young Certified Public Accountants and has served on the Accounting Advisory Board for the University of South Alabama. He has also been an instructor for continuing education programs for the Mobile Chapter of Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants, and has been involved with leading other continuing education programs as well.

Allen enjoys spending time on Dauphin Island with his family. He loves aviation, boating and motorcycles.

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W. Allen Carroll, Jr., CPA/ABV, CFF, CVA

Partner

Allen Carroll first joined the firm in 1987 when it was formerly Pannell Kerr Forster and now serves as its Managing Partner. Allen’s experience is vast ranging from litigation and consulting services to traditional tax and accounting services in a variety of industries. Allen routinely works with attorneys and their clients as a damages expert and forensic accountant related to commercial disputes and civil and criminal litigation. He is experienced in all phases of the litigation process and has testified in federal and state courts and in arbitration hearings at the request of both plaintiffs and defendants.

Allen has served as an expert witness and consulting expert in a variety of matters and has led many engagements including determining economic damages, lost profits, accounting malpractice cases where he evaluated CPA professional standards, white-collar criminal matters, forensic investigations, intellectual property damages, bankruptcy, and business valuations.

He has participated in several high-profile matters including serving as expert for Plaintiffs’ Class Counsel in the Singing River Health Systems Pension Litigation that resulted in a $149,950,000 settlement and the BP Oil Spill Multi-District Litigation, professional malpractice related to a big four accounting firm, several criminal matters including the owner of one of the largest automobile dealerships in the U.S. and the owners of a large specialty pharmacy. Recently, Allen led a team that evaluated several thousand business claims, for counsel, under the BP Oil Spill Settlement Agreement. Allen and his team led the training and education of numerous CPA firms throughout the southeast in calculating damages under the BP Settlement Agreement.

Allen has a degree in business administration (concentration in accounting) from the University of South Alabama. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Alabama Society of CPAs. Allen is Accredited in Business Valuation and been designated as Certified in Financial Forensics by the American Institute of CPAs. He is also a Certified Valuation Analyst by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts.

Allen has been involved with several civic activities in the community. He is on the Board of Directors for the University of South Alabama Foundation. He has served St. Luke’s Episcopal School as both Chairman and Treasurer for the Board of Trustees. Allen was a member of the National Board of Directors for Distinguished Young Women (formerly known as America’s Junior Miss). He was involved with the Mobile and Baldwin Counties Community of Concern Advisory Committee. Allen has been a committee member of the Mobile Chapter of Young Certified Public Accountants and has served on the Accounting Advisory Board for the University of South Alabama. He has also been an instructor for continuing education programs for the Mobile Chapter of Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants, and has been involved with leading other continuing education programs as well.

Allen enjoys spending time on Dauphin Island with his family. He loves aviation, boating and motorcycles.

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L. Page Stalcup, III, CPA/ABV, CFF, CVA, CGMA

Partner

As a partner of Wilkins Miller, Page Stalcup joined the firm in 1978 when the office was originally Pannell Kerr Forster. In 1991, Page became a founding shareholder of Wilkins Miller, P.C.

His areas of competence include a heavy concentration in all areas of taxation including, but not limited to corporate, partnership, individual and fiduciary, tax and estate planning. Page has significant and diverse real estate industry experience. He also offers specialized experience in economic, financial, operational, organizational and management consulting accounting and/or auditing for real estate, colleges and universities, construction, manufacturing and many others.

Page is accredited in business valuation and certified in financial forensics. He also serves as an investment advisor representative of Wilkins Miller Wealth Management.

Page offers particular expertise in electronic worksheet analysis, economic modeling, strategic planning, financial forecasts, projections and budgeting to include full forecasted/projected financial condition and results of operation. With experience in mergers and acquisitions engagements, litigation engagements, business valuation engagements, as well as succession and family business planning, Page is a frequent teacher and lecturer on the accounting industry and tax topics related to the real estate industry.

Page is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants, National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts and a Chartered Global Management Accountant. He is also the President of the 59th Annual Alabama Federal Tax Clinic, Vice President of the 58th Annual Alabama Federal Tax Clinic and serves on the advisory board of The University of Alabama Culverhouse School of Accountancy. Page sits on the board of directors of the Ascension Health Gulf Coast Health Ministry, Providence Health System, Providence Hospital, Providence Hospital Audit Committee and the University of South Alabama, Mitchell College of Business, Center for Real Estate & Economic Development Advisory Board. As well as an appointed member for the City of Mobile, Citizens Budget & Finance Advisory Board, City of Mobile, Ad Hoc Committee for City Revenue & Growth Analysis and an associate member of the Certified Commercial Investment.

Page enjoys spending time with his family, especially with his grandchildren, and playing the Great Highland and Fireside Bagpipes. He also enjoys fly fishing, hunting and playing tennis.

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L. Page Stalcup, III, CPA/ABV, CFF, CVA, CGMA

Partner

As a partner of Wilkins Miller, Page Stalcup joined the firm in 1978 when the office was originally Pannell Kerr Forster. In 1991, Page became a founding shareholder of Wilkins Miller, P.C.

His areas of competence include a heavy concentration in all areas of taxation including, but not limited to corporate, partnership, individual and fiduciary, tax and estate planning. Page has significant and diverse real estate industry experience. He also offers specialized experience in economic, financial, operational, organizational and management consulting accounting and/or auditing for real estate, colleges and universities, construction, manufacturing and many others.

Page is accredited in business valuation and certified in financial forensics. He also serves as an investment advisor representative of Wilkins Miller Wealth Management.

Page offers particular expertise in electronic worksheet analysis, economic modeling, strategic planning, financial forecasts, projections and budgeting to include full forecasted/projected financial condition and results of operation. With experience in mergers and acquisitions engagements, litigation engagements, business valuation engagements, as well as succession and family business planning, Page is a frequent teacher and lecturer on the accounting industry and tax topics related to the real estate industry.

Page is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants, National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts and a Chartered Global Management Accountant. He is also the President of the 59th Annual Alabama Federal Tax Clinic, Vice President of the 58th Annual Alabama Federal Tax Clinic and serves on the advisory board of The University of Alabama Culverhouse School of Accountancy. Page sits on the board of directors of the Ascension Health Gulf Coast Health Ministry, Providence Health System, Providence Hospital, Providence Hospital Audit Committee and the University of South Alabama, Mitchell College of Business, Center for Real Estate & Economic Development Advisory Board. As well as an appointed member for the City of Mobile, Citizens Budget & Finance Advisory Board, City of Mobile, Ad Hoc Committee for City Revenue & Growth Analysis and an associate member of the Certified Commercial Investment.

Page enjoys spending time with his family, especially with his grandchildren, and playing the Great Highland and Fireside Bagpipes. He also enjoys fly fishing, hunting and playing tennis.

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Blake Ethredge, CPA/CFF, CFE, CVA

Consultant

Blake Ethredge began his career in the banking industry after earning a bachelor's degree of science in commerce and business administration from The University of Alabama. In 2011, Blake joined the Wilkins Miller team and was named Senior Accountant is 2013, and then Consultant in 2016. Certified in forensic accounting, Blake's concentrations lie in litigation, financial analysis, loan underwriting, business valuations and advance spreadsheet design.

Blake is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants, National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts, and Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and is certified in Financial Forensics. He also spends time working as a volunteer teacher for the Junior Achievement of Mobile, sits as the treasurer for the Lake Forest Swim Association, and is a member of the Boy Scouts of America Golf Classic Committee.

In his spare time, Blake enjoys spending time with family, hunting, playing tennis and watching Alabama football.

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Blake Ethredge, CPA/CFF, CFE, CVA

Consultant

Blake Ethredge began his career in the banking industry after earning a bachelor's degree of science in commerce and business administration from The University of Alabama. In 2011, Blake joined the Wilkins Miller team and was named Senior Accountant is 2013, and then Consultant in 2016. Certified in forensic accounting, Blake's concentrations lie in litigation, financial analysis, loan underwriting, business valuations and advance spreadsheet design.

Blake is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants, National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts, and Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and is certified in Financial Forensics. He also spends time working as a volunteer teacher for the Junior Achievement of Mobile, sits as the treasurer for the Lake Forest Swim Association, and is a member of the Boy Scouts of America Golf Classic Committee.

In his spare time, Blake enjoys spending time with family, hunting, playing tennis and watching Alabama football.