Bill Lorimer, CPA
Bill Lorimer, CPA

“By building trusting relationships with my clients, I am better able to help them achieve their business goals.”

Bill joined Barfield, Murphy, Shank & Smith in 2006 and has 20 plus years of experience in public accounting. As a member, he serves clients in the industries of not-for-profit, real estate, manufacturing, entertainment, construction, distribution and healthcare. Bill specializes in tax planning and consulting for large consolidated multi-state companies, taxation of partnerships and research & development (R&D) tax credits.

Bill is described as a driven individual with the technical skills and experience needed to generate excellent output. He is a family-oriented person and attributes his success in business to the support and encouragement of those in his family. Bill has always had an affinity for numbers which lead him to the accounting profession.

Bill grew up in Mobile, Alabama and currently resides in Hoover with his wife, Marian, whom he has been married to for over 20 years and their four children. Outside the office, he enjoys hunting and fishing as well as cheering on the University of Alabama.


  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) 


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA) 


  • University of Alabama – Bachelor Business Administration, Accounting