Tazewell T. Shepard, III

Tazewell T. Shepard, III: Attorney with Sparkman, Shepard & Morris, P.C.

Biography

Standing Trustee in Bankruptcy for Chapter 7, 11 and 12, 1980—. Member, State Board of Education, 1991-1994; Chairman, Governor's Commission on School Violence, 1994; Vice Chairman, Alabama Member of Board, Space Science Exhibit Commission, 1995-1999; Member, President's Advisory Committee on the Arts (White House appointment), 2000-2001; Board of Directors, Alabama Supercomputer Authority, 2002-2007; Leadership Huntsville Class 25, 2011-2012; President, Madison County Bar Association, 2012-2013.

Member, Madison County Volunteer Lawyers Program; former chair of Madison County CLE Committee.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Bankruptcy
  • Debtor and Creditor Rights
  • Tax Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Corporate Transactions
  • Estate Litigation and Trust Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
256-512-9924  Phone
256-512-9837  Fax
www.SSMattorneys.com
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 19045, Huntsville, AL 35804
University Attended:
Eton College, Windsor, England, A.A., 1972; Dartmouth College, B.A., History, with honors in thesis, 1976
Law School Attended:
University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 1979
Year of First admission:
1979
Admission:
1979, Alabama; 1987, District of Columbia; 1979, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama; 1981, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits; 1982, U.S. Supreme Court; 1987, District of Columbia Circuit and U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia
Memberships:
Alabama State Bar; Huntsville-Madison County Bar Association (former President); District of Columbia Bar.
Special Agencies:
U.S. Tax Court; U.S. Court of Federal Claims.
Birth Information:
Washington, D.C., January 8, 1954
Reported Cases:
In re Smith, 352 B.R. 500 (Bkrtcy. N.D. Ala., 2006) (trustee free to withdraw motion to sell assets upon being presented higher offer); In re Williams, 310 B.R. 442 Bkrtcy. N.D. Ala., 2004 (debtors' failure to disclose repetition cause of action on schedules limited trustee's recovery); In re Huggins, 305 B.R. 63 (Bkrtcy. N.D. Ala., 2003) (same holding as In re Williams above); In re Kelley, 255 B.R. 783 (Bkrtcy. N.D. Ala.,2 000) (exemption claimed in bad faith due to be disallowed in its entirety); Matter of Potomac Systems Engineering Inc., 208 B.R. 561 (Bkrtcy. N.D. Ala., 1997) (lessor entitled to administrative rent claim on nonresidential lease); In re Madison Hotel Corp., 175 B.R. 94 (Bkrtcy. N.D. Ala., 1994) (stay relief granted, given lack of debtor's ability to reorganize and improper post-petition insider transactions).
ISLN:
903785424
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  • Peer Reviews

    Client Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0 (7 reviews)
    • 100% (7 recommendations)
    • Gold Client Champion
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      5.0/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      5.0/5.0
    • Value for Money

      5.0/5.0
    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 02/18/14 in Commercial Law.

      Mr. Shepard was always ready to take our phone calls and negotiated very well to get the best results for us. We loved working with him!

      Mr. Shepard was always ready to take our phone calls and negotiated very well to get the best results for us. We loved working with him! Read less

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    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 12/04/11 in Business Law.

      We call Mr. Shepard whenever we have a legal problem in Alabama. We are very satisfied with his law firm.

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