Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLC Hires Experienced Principal

Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLC (ATA), a certified public accounting firm, is pleased to announce the return of Tommy Legins, CPA, CGMA, MBA to the firm.

Legins is an accomplished financial and tax accountant with more than 28 years of experience serving a variety of business, individual, and agricultural clients. Legins worked with the firm for five years from 2007 to 2012, where he reached the level of Partner. Legins has been working the past six years as the CFO/EVP for Savant Learning Systems, Inc.

“We are delighted to admit Tommy as a Principal of the firm,” says ATA Partner, David Hart.  “Tommy was an integral part of the growth in the Martin office during his tenure.  He will be an important asset to our firm and all the clients he will serve.  We feel hiring Tommy will position our firm for growth and help us to better serve our clients in the West Tennessee community.”

“I’m very proud to return to Alexander Thompson Arnold, PLLC.  I am excited to reconnect with the clients I served for so many years and continue the friendships I formed with them.  I look forward to cultivating new clients and creating new friendships.  I am very thankful ATA has given me this opportunity to return to the business I know and love,” said Legins.

Legins is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA).  He received his undergraduate accounting degree from the University of Tennessee at Martin and his MBA degree from Bethel University. Legins is an active member of the Rotary Club of Martin and serves on several non-profit boards.  Tommy and his wife Camille reside in Martin with his son Spencer.

Founded in 1940, ATA is a full-service public accounting firm with over 250 staff, and has 17 office locations in Tennessee, Indiana, Kentucky and Mississippi. ATA is an IPA Top 200 regional accounting firm who provides a wide array of accounting, auditing, tax and consulting services for clients ranging from small family-owned businesses to publicly traded companies, and international corporations.  ATA is also an alliance member of BDO USA LLP, which allows it to utilize the resources and expertise for its clients of a top five global accounting firm. For more information, visit or call 731.587.5145.


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