Ralph H. Yeilding - Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Ralph H. Yeilding

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995
Phone: 205-521-8290

Ralph Yeilding is Chair of the firm's Trusts and Estates Practice Group. His primary areas of practice include estate and gift tax planning, estate and trust administration, IRS estate and gift tax audits and litigation, and state court probate and trust litigation.

Ralph regularly advises individuals and fiduciaries on a broad range of estate, trust and probate matters, including rendering advice concerning estate and gift tax planning, and drafting wills, trusts, family LLC's, limited partnerships and other family business entities. In addition, Ralph has a very active practice handling a variety of estate and trust litigation matters.

Ralph is a Fellow in the American College of Probate and Trust Counsel and has been a frequent speaker at estate planning seminars for many years. He is past President of and member of the Board of Directors of the Estate Planning Council of Birmingham. He is listed in the Best Lawyers of America and also represents a number of private charitable foundations and serves as counsel to The Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham.

Davidson CollegeBA University of Virginia School of LawJ.D.
American Bar AssociationAlabama State Bar AssociationBirmingham Bar AssociationAmerican College of Probate and Trust, Counsel

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama

Office Location

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

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Trusts and Estates of the Birmingham Metro Area
Ralph H. Yeilding has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Trusts and Estates