Charles H. Moses, III
Charlie received his B.S. in Business Administration, his Juris Doctor and LLM in Taxation from the University of Alabama. He is admitted to practice in Alabama, the U.S. Tax Court, and the U.S. District Court for all Districts of Alabama. He is a former Captain USMCR and is a member of the Birmingham and Shelby County Bar Associations, Alabama Bar Association (former Bar Examiner, former Chair of the Lawyer Referral Service, former chair of the Insurance Programs Committee, and a current member of the Tax Section), Birmingham Venture Capital Club, and former National President of United Cerebral Palsy Associations, a national charity, former member of the Board of UCP Research & Educational Foundation, headquartered in Washington, D.C., and a continuing member of United Ability Foundation, Inc. He served as a Military Judge and was awarded the Navy Commendation (with combat V) medal for his service as a Trial Attorney in Vietnam. He is a founding member and Secretary and Treasurer of a malpractice mutual insurance company and serves as general counsel or on boards of many other companies.
With over 50 years as an attorney his practice focuses on strategies involving tax planning and business transactions for large and small enterprises, reorganizations, business contracts and benefit planning, sales and acquisitions of businesses. Coordination of his expertise in the tax code, Uniform Commercial Code, probate and real estate law, and bankruptcy code allows him to provide a broad range of planning services to businesses, as well as to provide opinions in connection with national transactions. His clients are engaged in professional practices, businesses of manufacturing, publishing, insurance, advertising, engineering, construction, architecture, land development, oil and gas, financial institutions, and the healthcare industry. He also practices in estate planning, trust formation and probate administration.
U.S. Tax Court
U.S. District Courts of Alabama – Northern, Middle and Southern
U.S. Court of Military Appeals
University of Alabama – B.S. – Business Administration, J.D., LLM (in Taxation)
Alabama State Bar
– Tax Section
– Lawyer Referral Service Board of Trustees – Former Chair (2006-2009)
– Former Bar Examiner
– Former Chair
– Insurance Programs Committee
Birmingham Bar Association
Shelby County Bar Association
Venture Capital Club of Birmingham – Member
United Cerebral Palsy – Former Director (1980-2001) and National Chair (1999-2001)
Cerebal Palsy International Research Foundation – Member
UCP of Greater Birmingham Foundation – Director
First Presbyterian Church – Former Chair of Board of Deacons
Centennial Sertoma Club of Birmingham – Former President
U.S. Marine Corps Reserve (Inactive), commissioned Captain, served as Military Judge, and awarded Navy Commendation (with combat V) for services as trial attorney in Vietnam.