Steven J. Riddle, CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA, CFP


Steve is a principal in Somerset’s Entrepreneurial and Litigation and Valuation groups, with expertise in tax planning for closely-held businesses, real estate development and construction, estate planning, management consulting, business valuations and damage analysis and assessments, lost profits and other financial modeling. Steve is a CPA, and has earned the designations of ABV (Accredited in Business Valuation), CFF (Certified in Financial Forensics), CVA (Certified Valuation Analyst), and CFP (Certified Financial Planner). He has played an integral role in numerous business acquisitions and sales.

If given the opportunity to dine with three people, living or dead, Steve would choose Thomas Jefferson, Saint Peter and Abraham Lincoln.


  • Tax and Financial Planning
  • Litigation Services and Business Valuations
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Real Estate Development and Construction
  • Management Consulting
  • Estate and Succession Planning
  • Entity Analysis


  • BS — Accounting and Finance, Ball State University


  • Indiana CPA Society — Member/Former Chairman
  • American Institute of CPAs — Member
  • American Society of Appraisers — Member
  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts — Member
  • Estate Planning Council of Indianapolis — Member/Former President and Board Member


  • Alpha Home Association – Board of Directors
  • American Business Club – Board of Directors
  • Ball State University Accounting Department – Advisory Board Member, Former Chairman
  • Beta Theta Pi National Fraternity – Indianapolis Alumni Association, Past President
  • Greater Indianapolis Republican Finance Committee – Board of Directors
  • Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Motorcycle Drill Team — Treasurer and Board Member
  • Multiple Sclerosis Society – Advisory Council Co-Chairperson, Advisory Board
  • Penrod Society — Member/Former Committee Chairs
  • Reel Pipe & Valve Company, Inc. — Board of Directors
  • Stanley K. Lacy Class XVIII
  • Stanley K. Lacy Leadership Association — Board of Directors
  • The Hawthorns Golf & Country Club — Committee Chair
  • United Hope Foundation — Board of Directors
*Steve is not affiliated with Huntleigh Securities Corporation
Phone 317.472.2187