Harold’s practice is focused 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 healthcare, 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. His extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions includes representation of buyers and sellers in connection with such transactions. He has worked with strategic buyers, as well as financial buyers and private equity funds. He has also handled mergers and acquisitions in various other industries, including manufacturing, distribution, technology, construction and others.
Harold has lectured at numerous seminars and institutes on corporate and taxation matters.
American Bar Association; Alabama State Bar Association; Birmingham Bar Association; University of Alabama Library Leadership Board; UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center Advisory Board; Alabama Securities Commission, Past Board Chair; Internal Revenue Service Practitioner’s Council, Past Alabama Bar Association Representative
LLM, in Taxation, New York University (1974); JD, Tulane University (1971); BA, University of Alabama (1968)