Practice Areas:

  • Tax and Estate Planning
  • Wills and Trusts
  • IRS Controversies / Contests
  • Probate Law
  • Elder Law
  • Business Planning
  • Corporate Law

Telephone: (256) 237-4641 (ext. 2)


B.A., Furman University, 1971
J.D., University of South Carolina, 1974
L.L.M., Taxation, University of Alabama


South Carolina, 1974
Alabama, 1978
U.S. Tax Court, 1979
U.S. Supreme Court, 1985
Florida, 1986

Professional Profile:

  • Certified Public Accountant, District of Columbia, 1985
  • Instructor, U.S. Army Military Police School, 1975-1978
  • President, Anniston Area Estate Planning Council, 1987
  • Special Asst. Attorney General, State of Alabama, 1990
  • President, YMCA of Calhoun County, 2002-2004
  • Special Probate Judge, 2008, 2009

Military: LTC, JAGC, USAR

  • Commissioned in U.S. Army Reserve 1971 and served on active duty 1974-1979.
  • Continued in active reserve until 1997.
  • Retired as Lieutenant Colonel.

Community Involvement:

  • Calhoun/Cleburne Bar Association, Member; President (1993-1994)
  • Alabama State Bar (Bar Examiner 1996-2002)
  • Anniston Rotary Club- Board Member
  • Anniston Museum of Natural History- Endowment Board and legal Counsel
  • YMCA of Calhoun County- Chair of Board (2002-2004); Board Member since 1987
  • Grace Episcopal Church- Four terms on Vestry; Choir Member; Sunday School Teacher
  • Boys & Girls Club- Past Board Member
  • Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce- Member; formerly on Education Committee
  • Habitat for Humanity- Helped organize; past legal counsel
  • Wills For Heroes
  • Hospice of East Alabama- past legal counsel


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