J. Martin Sheffield

  • Partner at Natter & Fulmer, P.C. (5 Attorneys)
  • 3800 Colonnade Parkway, Suite 450, Birmingham, AL 35243
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Martin practices with the firm's ERISA and Employee Benefits Group and is a member of the Alabama State Bar. He is experienced in the welfare plan area, including working with issues involving insured and self-insured group health plans, cafeteria plans, wellness programs, health reimbursement arrangements, and health savings accounts. He also has experience working with both defined contribution and defined benefit retirement plans, as well as 457 plans, 403(b) plans, and nonqualified deferred compensation plans. In addition Martin has represented clients in filings with the Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Department of Labor.

Martin received his B.S. in Commerce and Business Administration in 1988 from the University of Alabama, and earned his J.D., magna cum laude, in 2001 from the University of Alabama School of Law. He was recognized by Birmingham Magazine in the list of "2010 Top Attorneys" and was also recognized as a "Rising Star" by Alabama Super Lawyers in 2011.

Before entering law school, Martin worked as a governmental auditor performing financial and legal compliance audits of governmental entities for the State of Tennessee and the State of Alabama.

Memberships & Bar Associations

American Bar Association Member, Tax Section

Birmingham Bar Association

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Employee Benefits
  • Tax Law

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205-206-5248  Phone
205-968-5330  Fax
Year of First admission:
2001, Alabama
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