•Best Lawyers in America
•Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), 2016-2019
•Mid-South Rising Stars, 2013
•Member, 2012 Mississippi Uniform Commercial Code Study Group
In the News
•Commerce Union buying Columbia bank - Nashville Post
•147 Butler Snow Attorneys Named in Best Lawyers, 18 Named “Lawyer of the Year”
•SmartBank to acquire Tuscaloosa, Alabama-based Capstone Bank - Spoke
•117 Butler Snow Attorneys Listed in 2013 Mid-South Super Lawyers
Papers, Presentations, & Publications
•Speaker, “The iPhone and the Great Recession Turn 10,” Alabama Bankers Association CEO, Executive Management, and Directors Conference, August 2017.
• Author, “Directors’ Responsibilities: A Brief Refresher,” Alabama Bankers Association Board Briefs, March/April 2016.
•Speaker, “M&A Roadblocks,” Alabama Bankers Association CEO, Executive Management, and Directors Conference, August 2015.
•Regular Speaker and Contributor, Mississippi and Mid-South Regulatory Compliance Groups.
•Speaker, Buy, Sell, or Survive, Mississippi and Tennessee Bankers Associations CEO/Executive Management Conference, October 2012.
•Quoted, Mississippi bankers brace for change as Basel III’s New World Order nears, Mississippi Business Journal, September 2012.
•Co-Author, Advice for Bank Directors: The Buck Stops Here, Banking Traditions, 2009.
•Author, Fine Tuning Securities Fraud: What a Fight Over Cable Boxes Means for the Defense Bar, 24 ALA. DEF. LAW. ASSOCIATION J. 25, 2008.
• Author, Mending Fences: The Real Purpose of the American Jobs Creation Act of 2004, 13 TUL. J. INT’L & COMP. L. 421, 2005.
•Mississippi Bar Association
•Alabama Bar Association
•Alabama Bankers Association
•American Bar Association