William Thuston

Partner at Burr & Forman LLP

William Thuston

William Thuston

Partner at Burr & Forman LLP

Overview
RelSci Relationships

1521

Number of Boards

6

Number of Awards

1

Relationships
RelSci Relationships are individuals William Thuston likely has professional access to. A relationship does not necessarily indicate a personal connection.

Former President at Alabama Association for Justice

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chief Executive Officer at HealthSouth Corporation's Long Term Acute Care Hospitals

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Director-Central Alabama Council at Boy Scouts of America

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former General Counsel-Georgia Operations at BellSouth Corporation

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Shareholder at Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Executive Director at Leadership Birmingham

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Managing Partner at Christian & Small LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President at The Southern Company

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Altec, Inc. - Alabama

Relationship likelihood: Strong

In The News
Birmingham Business Journal
April 21, 2015
Burr & Forman names new Nashville Managing Partner
Birmingham Business Journal
January 6, 2015
Burr & Forman promote six attorneys to partnerships
Nashville Business Journal
January 5, 2015
Burr & Forman makes big expansion play in Nashville
Birmingham Business Journal
August 20, 2014
Burr & Forman expands Mobile office
Paths to William Thuston
Potential Connections via
Relationship Science
You
William Thuston
Partner at Burr & Forman LLP
Education
Bachelor of Arts

The University of Virginia (often abbreviated as UVA, UVa, or Virginia) is a public research university in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. It was conceived and designed by U.S. President Thomas Jefferson, and established in 1819. UVA's initial Board of Visitors included former Presidents of the United States Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and James Monroe. Monroe owned the initial site of the University, which was mostly farmland. His law office and farmhouse are now the site of Brown College at Monroe Hill, a residential college at UVA. UVA is one of the eight original Public Ivy universities, and it is the only university campus in the United States that is designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. In the 2013 edition of U.S. News and World Report's National University Rankings, the school was listed as America's 2nd best public university; tied with UCLA and surpassed only by UC Berkeley.

J.D.

Cumberland School of Law is an ABA accredited law school at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. Founded in 1847 at Cumberland University in Lebanon, Tennessee, it is the 11th oldest law school in the United States and has more than 11,000 Graduates.

LL.M. in Taxation

Founded in 1835, New York University School of Law has a record of academic excellence and national scholarly influence. One of the first law schools to admit women, it has been long committed to welcoming students of diverse backgrounds, people who had been discriminated against by many other institutions. Located on the University's campus in Greenwich Village, NYU Law has been a leader, and continues to be, in areas such as law and business, clinical education, public service, interdisciplinary colloquia and global studies.

Memberships
Member
Current

American Bar Association provides legal services. It provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, legal information and other services to assist legal professionals. The firm has members which include judges, court administrators, law professors, and non-practicing attorneys. The company was founded on August 21, 1878 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Taxation Section Member, Business Law Section
Current

TO BE THE PREEMINENT RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR THE EMPIRICAL STUDY OF LAW BY CONDUCTING RESEARCH.

Member
Current

Tennessee Bar Association was founded in 1881, and dedicated to enhancing fellowship among members of the state's legal community. A strictly voluntary association, the TBA offers its members a variety of programs and services designed to assist in professional development. In addition, through its public relations activities, the TBA endeavors to build a positive image for the profession in the community.

Career History
Partner
Current

Burr & Forman LLP is a century old full-service law firm with a forward-thinking approach to providing legal solutions. They have nearly 300 attorneys and offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi and Tennessee. Burr & Forman offers a wide range of business and litigation services to diverse clients with local, national and international interests.

Corporate Secretary
Prior

The Economic Development Partnership of Alabama, Inc. assists in economic development programs. Its primary focus is on helping the state attract and retain industry. The firm fills a role in the industrial recruitment process by marketing and promoting Alabama as a business location, and by providing research, information and proposals to companies and consultants that are actively searching for a site. The company was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Birmingham, AL.

Boards & Committees
Member at Large, Board of Directors
Current

TO PROMOTE THE CONSERVATION OF ALABAMA'S WILDLIFE AND RELATED NATURAL RESOURCES.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

The Birmingham Business Alliance is a dynamic advocate, unifying voice and constant catalyst for economic development and business prosperity for the Greater Birmingham Region.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

Learn how non-profit organizations benefit from RelSci
$1,000 - $1,999
2006

United Way of Central Alabama, Inc. supports social agencies and programs. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Birmingham, AL.

Political Donations
$1,000
2009

Representative from Alabama's 7th Congressional District

$1,000
2003

Senator from Alabama

$1,000
2001

Former Senator from Alabama

Awards & Honors
Chambers USA - America's Leading Lawyers for Business