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SVA Professionals Present Seminar on Practice Ownership to Marquette University School of Dentistry

SVA Certified Public Accountants professionals will present two educational seminars on Dental Practice Ownership to the Marquette University School of Dentistry. Justin Chesbrough, CPA, MST and Laura Zach, CPA will deliver the presentation to orthodontic, endodontic and periodontic residents on January 16, 2019. Then on January 24, 2019, Kelly Bradley, CPA, CVA, Justin Chesbrough, CPA, MST and Amanda Falkowski will present the seminar to third and fourth year dental students.

The presentation will discuss the various options of practice ownership such as practice buy-in, acquisition, and start-up. Other topics presented during the seminar are practice valuations, due diligence, job search and contracts.

Laura is a Principal with SVA Certified Public Accountants, S.C. and a member of SVA's Dental Services group. Laura provides a variety of accounting, tax, and consulting services for her clients. Using her business expertise, Laura advises her clients through all stages of business including exploration, start-up, growth, and beyond.

Justin is a Principal with SVA Certified Public Accountants, S.C. and a member of SVA Healthcare Services. He works with healthcare practices on entity formation, financial statement presentation, benchmarking, employee structure and benefits, overhead control and tax planning.

Kelly is a Principal at SVA Certified Public Accountants, S.C. and leads SVA’s Healthcare and Dental Services groups. He provides clients with the accounting and financial services needed to run a smooth practice, as well as the consulting guidance that helps clients manage their practices more effectively.

Amanda is a Practice Consultant with SVA Certified Public Accountants, S.C. and a member of SVA Healthcare Services. She assists dentists who are looking for practice opportunities and guides practice owners in the recruitment of associates, identifying a partner and preparing for practice transition.


Since our inception in 1974, we have focused on developing long-standing business relationships. As our clients’ businesses and personal interests have grown, we have increased our service offerings to meet their expanding needs.

Now over 40 years later, SVA and its affiliates are recognized leaders offering a wide range of professional services including audit and accounting, tax, business information technologies, wealth management, trust and estate administration services.

The cornerstone of SVA will always remain the same, providing service and value to help our clients achieve measurable results, while exceeding their expectations. SVA is not only dedicated to the clients we serve, we are dedicated to the communities we serve, maintaining a long tradition of involvement and support.

SVA is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin, employs over 300 staff, and has additional offices in Milwaukee and Appleton, Wisconsin and Rockford, Illinois.