John P. Armato


Since beginning his career with Darnall, Sikes & Frederick in 1993, John has excelled in working with clients to help them realize their personal and professional goals. John serves on the firm’s Information Technology, Tax, and Financial Services Committees and is the managing partner at the Morgan City branch.

John graduated from Louisiana State University and earned his CPA certification while working at Darnall, Sikes & Frederick in 1993. Since then, his insight and business acumen have proved an asset to the firm. John’s licenses and memberships include:

  • Membership in the AICPA and the SLCPA.
  • A licensed financial advisor who has earned the NASD Series 7 and NASAA series 66 certifications, John is also a registered representative of 1st Global Capital Corporation.*

While John focuses in corporate and individual tax planning and compliance, he firmly believes in taking a hands-on, comprehensive approach to assisting the financial management needs of his clients.

*Securities offered through 1st Global Capital Corp, Member FINRA/SIPC.  Investment Advisory services offered through 1st Global Advisors, Inc.  Registered representatives may only conduct business with residents of the states in which they are properly registered.  This is not an offer to sell securities in any other jurisdiction.




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Established in 1950, Darnall, Sikes & Frederick is a Louisiana based CPA firm with offices presently located in Lafayette, Eunice, Morgan City and Abbeville, Louisiana.

The partners in the firm, a progressive group in tune with today's needs, are dedicated to providing quality services that keep pace with a rapidly changing society and business environment. Today, the public and private sector and individuals must deal with changes resulting from constant technological advances and the globalization of the marketplace. The firm is committed to providing cutting-edge services that allow clients not only to adjust to the ongoing changes, but also to achieve financial benefit from them.