Robert J. Lane CPA

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Robert J. Lane CPA

Managing Shareholder

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Mr. Lane serves as Managing Shareholder of Kerkering Barberio. His practice areas include Audit, Advisory and Assurance, Enterprise Risk Management, Nonprofit Organization Services and Succession (Exit) Planning. As an Audit shareholder, he is responsible for audits and reviews of entities in a variety of industries, including large nonprofit organizations, general contractors and manufacturers. He also leads the firm’s Succession (Exit) Planning practice, assisting business owners as they navigate through one of their most important financial decisions.

Mr. Lane joined Kerkering Barberio in 1986 and was admitted as a Shareholder in 1991.


  • Stetson University
    B.B.S. in Accounting

Licenses / Certifications

  • Florida Certified Public Accountant

Organization Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA)
  • Gulf Coast CEO Forum, Founding Board Member
  • Gulf Coast Builders Exchange
  • Leadership Florida, Alumni
  • Leadership Sarasota, Alumni
  • Sarasota County Openly Plans for Excellence (SCOPE), Treasurer
  • The Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County
  • The Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce, Past Chair
  • United Way Suncoast

Contact Us

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Our Locations

Sarasota Office
1990 Main Street, Suite 801
Sarasota, FL 34236
Phone: 941.365.4617
Toll Free: 800.966.8676
Fax: 941.954.3207

Lakewood Ranch Office
9423 Town Center Parkway
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
Phone: 941.365.4617

Tampa Office
4350 West Cypress Street
Meridian One, Suite 930
Tampa, FL 33607
Phone: 813.675.8800

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