William P. Cook & Associates, PLLC has been built on the belief of the value of relationships. The firm views every client relationship like a partnership, and truly believes that its success is a result of the client’s success.
William P. Cook began his practice in El Dorado, Arkansas in 1951 with one tenacious entrepreneurial lady as a client who worked to establish her pharmacy business, oil production, and mercantile interests. Over 50 years later, his firm continues his legacy of professional leadership and quality client service. In 1999, William P. Cook & Associates, PLLC was formed to represent the partnership with his son, William L. Cook II, CPA. As managing member, W.L. Cook works to continue the firm’s commitment to a new generation of clients.
In 2006, Scarbrough & Murtishaw CPAs from Fayetteville and William P. Cook & Associates, PLLC from El Dorado, joined together as two firms that were committed to top quality client service. Scarbrough & Murtishaw CPAs had its beginnings in 1952 and was founded 1979 on the principles of assisting clients with a straight-forward approach of identifying and capitalizing upon business and financial opportunities.
In 2007, Sheppard, Smith & Associates, PLLC from El Dorado merged with William P. Cook & Associates, PLLC in order to offer all of the clients being served a diverse approach and commitment to future business needs. Sheppard, Smith & Associates had a long and stellar history dating back prior to 1950. The firm was established with the same commitment to quality service and respect for relationship with the client as that of William P. Cook & Associates, PLLC.
Today, William P. Cook & Associates, PLLC assists clients with a full range of services. The staff is committed to the success of its clients by offering services to support the twenty-first century client. With offices in El Dorado and Fayetteville, our clients represent a variety of individuals and businesses from throughout the United States.