Harold B. Kushner - Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Harold B. Kushner

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1989
Phone: 205-521-8600

Harold Kushner practices with the firm's Corporate and Securities Practice Group focusing his practice in the areas of tax and corporate law, including mergers and acquisitions, securities, estate and trust planning and employer resources. He represents clients in diverse industries such as steel, manufacturing, retail, technology and software, distribution, franchising, publications, construction, real estate development and health care, with an emphasis on representation of closely held corporations. In the area of emerging business and venture capital financing, he has represented start-up ventures and investors in private equity transactions.

Harold has been active in various bar association committees. He has served as a representative of the Alabama Bar Association on the Internal Revenue Service Practitioner's Council. He is a former Chairman of The Entrepreneurial Center. He is a former Chairman of the Alabama Securities Commission. He has served on various civic boards and has been active in the National Conference for Community and Justice. He has served as the Secretary/Treasurer of the Charitable Real Estate Foundation. He has lectured at numerous seminars and institutes on corporate and taxation matters.

University of AlabamaBA 1968Tulane Law SchoolJ.D. 1971New York UniversityLL.M 1974
American Bar AssociationAlabama State Bar AssociationBirmingham Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • United States Tax Court

Client Comments

"I have worked with Harold for over 25 years and have never been disappointed with his work and representation. He goes over and beyond in understanding the issues at hand, anticipates issues that might arise and produces documents that protect against the unexpected. He listens, never rushes and always provides sage counsel. I have recommended Harold to a number of friends and will continue to do so."

-Donald Hess
Southwood Partners

"Harold Kushner has represented our firm in various corporate, tax and personal matters for almost 30 years. We have been incredibly well represented during those years by his integrity, thoughtful insights, anticipation of future events, and attention to detail. More than once his foresight and prescient documentation have allowed us to successfully work out of a stressful situation."

-Alan Z. Engel
Crown Partners, Inc.

"Harold Kushner is a very experienced lawyer. He is always focused on protecting his clients and their businesses."

-Bradley G. Gray
Executive VP
McPherson Oil Company

Office Location

One Federal Place
1819 Fifth Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2011 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Law of the Birmingham Metro Area
Harold B. Kushner has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2011!

Practice Areas

Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
Corporate Law (Family Businesses, General Corporate, Leveraged Buyouts, Limited Liability Companies, Mergers & Acquisitions)
Tax Law