Finis's Profile

Finis St. John is a member of Maynard’s Corporate Section and devotes a significant amount of his practice to mergers and acquisitions, venture capital investments, and providing general counsel services to private companies. He also has extensive experience advising both individuals and businesses on a wide range of general corporate matters, including drafting and negotiating commercial agreements, entity formations, and business restructurings. Finis partners with his clients, particularly those operating in the entrepreneurial sector, to provide strategic advice on legal and business issues that his clients face on a daily basis.

Finis's Awards

  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Corporate Law, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law (2021)

Finis's Affiliations and Civic Involvement

Affiliations

  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Alabama State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Birmingham Venture Club
  • Leadership Alabama-Alabama Leadership Initiative (2013)

Civic Involvement

  • Monday Morning Quarterback Club – Crippled Children’s Foundation
  • UVA Club of Birmingham

Bar Admissions

State Bar: Alabama

Education
  • University of Alabama School of Law
    • (2012, J.D.)
  • University of Virginia
    • (2008, B.A.)
  • University of Fribourg
    • (2010, Summer, Comparative Banking and Commercial Law Exchange Program)

Thursday, August 20, 2020

168 Maynard Cooper & Gale Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers© in America 2021

Birmingham, AL. (August 20, 2020) Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that 168 of the Firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, a peer-review guide highlighting attorneys with significant achievements in their areas of practice. With 76 practice areas listed...

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Monday, January 13, 2020

MAYNARD COOPER & GALE ELEVATES FIVE ATTORNEYS

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (January 13, 2020) — Maynard Cooper & Gale (Maynard Cooper) is pleased to announce the promotion of five attorneys, effective January 1, 2020: Sarah S. Glover, James “Jay” C. Lester, John A. Little, Jr., and Finis E. St. John V were promoted as shareholders, and Chitra M. Kalyanaraman...

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Friday, November 9, 2018

MAYNARD COOPER & GALE RECEIVES RECOGNITION IN RECENT U.S. NEWS/BEST LAWYERS “BEST LAW FIRMS” AND SUPER LAWYERS LISTINGS

The recently released edition of the U.S. News-Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” positions Maynard Cooper in the National Tier Rankings in 10 areas of practice, including Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Land Use & Zoning Law, Litigation-ERISA, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Mining Law, Patent Litigation...

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