CONSENT OF INDEPENDENT REGISTERED PUBLIC ACCOUNTING FIRM
We hereby consent to the use in the
Prospectus constituting a part of this Registration Statement on Form S-1 of our report dated March 19, 2012, relating to our audits of the consolidated financial statements of Shepherds Finance, LLC appearing in that Prospectus. We also
consent to the reference to our firm under the caption "Experts" in such Prospectus.
/s/ Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC
May 11, 2012