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Thomas H. Richardson, III (Tom) is a Partner in the Fort Worth office with nearly 40 years of experience. His career has focused on providing tax, accounting, and financial services to individuals and family-owned businesses.

Prior to joining Cerity Partners, Tom was a member of the tax planning team at Karsten Advisors. From 1981 until 1992, he was on staff with a “Big 8” international CPA firm for 3 years and spent 8 years with a premier Fort Worth based CPA firm. Tom owned and operated his own firm, Richardson and Associates, from 1992 until October 2017 when he merged his tax and financial services practice with Karsten Advisors.



  • BBAB in Accounting from Texas Tech University


  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Series 6 Securities License
  • Series 63 Securities License
  • Life, Accident and Health Insurance License

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