Adams and Reese attorney Johnny Lyle has been named to the Alabama Law Institute Standing Committee on Business Entities, which reviews or proposes all new changes to the entities laws in Alabama.
Lyle also serves on the Alabama Law Institute committee that is revising Alabama’s Limited Liability Company Act. He also served on the committee that prepared the Alabama Revised Uniform Partnership Act.
At Adams and Reese, Lyle leads the firm’s Tax team, and practices in the firm’s Birmingham and Mobile offices in the areas of corporate, partnership and limited liability company planning, franchise, estate planning, probate, trusts and estates, mergers and acquisitions, tax planning and tax controversies. He represents businesses, individuals and families.
Internally, Lyle assists other attorneys at Adams and Reese with regular tax and entity matters. He received his Master of Laws in Taxation from Emory University and is admitted to practice law in Alabama, Florida and Georgia.
Lyle is a member of the Board of Directors of the Estate Planning Council of Mobile, Inc., and the Finance and Taxation Committee of the Birmingham Business Alliance. He served as the Chairman of the Tax Section of the Alabama State Bar Association. He is a member of the Family Firm Institute.
Lyle is listed in Best Lawyers® - Tax Law, and is a frequent speaker on the topics of estate planning, business planning, family businesses, corporate, partnership, and limited liability company issues.
Adams and Reese is a multidisciplinary law firm with offices strategically located throughout the southern United States and Washington, DC. American Lawyer includes Adams and Reese on its distinguished list of the nation's top law firms - "The Am Law 200.” The National Law Journal also includes the firm on the "NLJ 250" list of the nation's largest law firms.