Shirley Mahan Justice

Shirley Mahan Justice: Attorney with Sirote & Permutt, P.C. AV stamp icon
  • Managing Partner, Mobile Office at Sirote & Permutt, P.C. (112 Attorneys)
  • One St. Louis Centre, Suite 1000, P.O. Drawer 2025, Mobile, AL 36602
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  • Peer Reviews

    5.0/5.0 (2)
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Attorney Awards

Biography

Shirley counsels businesses and business owners in tax, transactional, corporate, and personal tax planning, as well as providing estate planning services for professionals, business owners, retirees, and others seeking to minimize estate and income taxes. She also represents clients in sales, acquisitions, merger transactions, and the establishment of professional and business corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies.

What is the best part of your job?

Meeting with clients, learning about . . . their families and businesses, and maintaining contact with clients even when they don’t need legal help.

What are you most proud of in your practice?

Clients [have] become friends, and, as the years go by, their children and other family members call on us for guidance as well.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Spend time with my wonderful grandchildren.

Awards and Accreditations

The Best Lawyers in America
•AV-Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating
•Mid-South Super Lawyers

Recognition

The Best Lawyers in America

•Trusts and Estates (2003-2019)
Best Lawyers Trusts and Estates Lawyer of the Year in Mobile (2012)
•AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating

•Mid-South Super Lawyers (2008)
•American Heart Association
•Special Service Award for Outstanding Services in Planned Giving, Recipient
•Best of US Inc.
•Health Care Law (2006)
•Tax Law (2006)
•Medical Society of Mobile County
•Special Service Award, Recipient

Thought Leadership

•Assists families in administration of decedents' estates and trusts with estate, gift, and income tax or distribution implications and issues

•Counsels businesses and business owners in tax, transactional, corporate, and personal tax planning

•Provides estate planning for professionals, business owners, retirees, and others seeking to accomplish personal goals and minimize estate and income taxes, preparing appropriate wills and trusts

•Represents clients in sales, acquisitions, merger transactions, and the establishment of professional and business corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies

Outside the Office

•Alabama Law Foundation
•fellow
•American Heart Association, Alabama Affiliate
•Former Chairman, Planned Giving Committee
•Former Member, Board of Directors
•Former President, Board of Directors, Mobile Division
•Special Service Award Recipient for Outstanding Services in Planned Giving
•Compass Bank
•Former Chairman, Young Executive Board of Directors
•Former Member, Young Executive Board of Directors
•Distinguished Young Women (Formerly America's Junior Miss Program)
•Former Member, Board of Directors
•Former President, Board of Directors
•Estate Planning Council of Mobile
•Former Member, Board of Directors
•Former President
•Mobile Chamber of Commerce
•Former Member, Board of Directors
•Member, Board of Advisors
•Mobile YWCA
•Former Legal Advisor, Board of Directors
•Former Member, Board of Directors
•University of Alabama School of Law
•Former Board of Trustees, Farrah Law Society
•Leadership Council, Alumni Board

News

•Sirote & Permutt Announces 47 Attorneys Selected as The Best Lawyers in America for 2016
•Sirote & Permutt Presents Alabama Society of CPA Seminar Series
•Sirote & Permutt Attorneys Included in The Best Lawyers in America for 2015
•Sirote Attorneys Shirley Justice and Ronald Levitt To Lead Presentation On The Affordable Care Act's Tax Implications
•Best Lawyers Recognizes 46 Sirote Attorneys as the Best Lawyers in America for 2014
•Sirote & Permutt Estate Planning Alert: What to Know Before Donating
•Sirote's Shirley Justice featured in Business Alabama's Number One Tax Tip for 2013
•Best Lawyers Recognizes 43 Attorneys from Sirote & Permutt as the Best Lawyers in America for 2013
•Six Sirote Attorneys Designated Best Lawyers of the Year for 2012
•31 Sirote Attorneys Listed In Best Lawyers

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Private Clients, Trusts and Estates
  • Health Care
  • Tax
  • Closely Owned & Family Business Planning
  • Estate Planning & Administration
  • High Net Worth Individuals & Families
  • Individuals, Families, Estates & Trusts
  • Nonprofit & Education

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
251-434-0108  Phone
251-434-0196  Fax
www.sirote.com
University Attended:
University of Alabama, BA, 1972
Law School Attended:
The University of Alabama School of Law, JD, 1975; George Washington University, LLM, Taxation, 1976
Year of First Admission:
1975
Admission:
1975, Alabama; 1976, Texas; 1976, U.S. Tax Court
Memberships:

Organizations

•Alabama State Bar
•American Bar Association
•Mobile Bar Association
•Sirote & Permutt, PC
•Managing Partner, Mobile Office
•State Bar of Texas

Birth Information:
Mobile, Alabama, April 14, 1950
ISLN:
906066544

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (2 reviews)
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  • Legal Knowledge

    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    4.9/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0

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