Angie Godwin McEwen

Angie Godwin McEwen: Attorney with Butler Snow LLP
  • Associate at Butler Snow LLP
  • One Federal Place, 1819 Fifth Avenue North, Suite 1000, Birmingham, AL 35203
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Attorney Awards


Angie focuses her practice on real estate law, business and commercial transactions, financial services and commercial lending from the firm’s Finance and Real Estate Group.


Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
•Real Estate (Alabama), Recognised Practitioner, 2018
•LEED Green Associate accredited professional
•Top 40 Under 40, Birmingham Business Journal, 2008
Best Lawyers in America
•Real Estate Law, 2019

In the News

•Check Out the Butler Snow Sensory Trail at Red Mt. Park -
•SmartBank to acquire Tuscaloosa, Alabama-based Capstone Bank - Spoke
•Firm Ranked #2 for 2016 Healthiest Employers by BBJ
•Service Elevated
•Focus Elevated
•Butler Snow Attorney Selected as Chair of Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce
•18 Lawyers From Dwindling Johnston Barton Join Birmingham, Ala., Office of Butler Snow
•Butler Snow Expands Birmingham Office - 19 Attorneys Join

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

•Author, Alabama Lending Law: A Guide for Commercial Lenders and Businesses, Website of Commercial Financial Services Committee of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association, March 2005.
•Author, Property Owners Can Use Easements for Tax Breaks, Birmingham Business Journal, November 2004.
•Speaker, Fundamentals of Title and Conveyancing, Real Estate Titles, Conveyances and Unlawful Detainers, August 2004.
•Speaker, Annual Corporate Check-up: Five Steps to a Healthy and Prosperous New Fiscal Year, January 2004.
•Author, Contributions Can Benefit Donors, Birmingham Business Journal, December 2001.
•Speaker, Issues in E-Business, Business Contracting in Alabama, Lorman Education Services, July 10, 2001.
•Speaker, Buying Over the Internet, Purchasing Law in Alabama, Lorman Education Services, May 1, 2001.

Civic Involvement

•Hands on Birmingham, Past President
•Hands on Birmingham, Board of Directors, 2003-2010
•Leadership Vestavia Hills, Past Director, Board of Directors
•Leadership Vestavia Hills, Recruitment Committee, Past Chai

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Real Estate Development and Finance
  • Commercial Lending and Debt Financing

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(205) 297-2232  Phone
(205) 297-2201  Fax
University Attended:
Birmingham-Southern College, B.A., Political Science-Sociology, magna cum laude, 1995
Law School Attended:
Vanderbilt University, J.D., 1999; Executive Professional Authorities Editor, Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law; Phi Beta Kappa
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Courts Alabama: Northern, Middle and Southern Districts; 1999, Alabama


American Bar Association

Young Lawyers Division

Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section

Past Chair

Executive Subcommittee

Past Member

Alabama State Bar Association

Birmingham Bar Association

Women Lawyers Section

Executive Board

Past Member

Birmingham CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women)

International Council of Shopping Centers

Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce

Past Chair

Community Affairs

Past Vice Chair

Ambassador Program

Past Chair

Birth Information:
Ozark, Alabama, November 10, 1972
Reported Cases:
Experience: Part of team representing a Fortune 100 retailer in negotiation of documents for construction of import distribution center at Port of Mobile, Alabama.; Counsel to lender specializing in loans guaranteed by the United States Department of Agriculture, Rural Development, in connection with the financing of multifamily housing complexes secured by real property.; Represented purchaser of acute care hospitals in the acquisition of an interest in over fifty separate parcels of real estate, including physician clinics and home health facilities.; Counsel to nursing home owner and operator in the site acquisition, development and financing of new 117-bed skilled nursing facility and rehabilitation center.; Represent multi-national quarry owner in all aspects of property acquisition, including development of haul roads and nuisance avoidance measures.; Represent owner of Red Mountain Park in assemblage of over 1,100 acres to be used for development of one of the largest urban parks in the country.; Counsel to conservation organization in the management and expenditure of over 30 million set aside in environmental consent decree.; Represent a land trust in the establishment of conservation easements to protect watershed properties and other open spaces, as well as landowners seeking tax benefits through the creation of conservation easements.

Peer Reviews

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