Maynard Cooper & Gale and Nexsen Pruet have agreed to merge on April 1, 2023. Together we will be Maynard Nexsen.

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Harris' Profile

Harris is an Associate in the Firm’s Corporate section and a member of the Trust, Estates and Business Planning, Family Business, and Fiduciary Advisory Services practice groups.

He focuses his practice on advising clients concerning their estate and tax planning needs, including the preparation of wills, trusts, and other documents to implement plans to achieve their goals regarding tax planning, charitable giving, and wealth preservation. Harris also advises clients with respect to their business planning needs, including formation and choice of entity issues, day-to-day general counsel services, and succession and exit planning.

Harris received his J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School, where he volunteered with Law Students for Innocence & Prisoner Rights and worked with the Intellectual Property & the Arts Legal Clinic. He earned his B.S. in Economics and B.S. Finance, summa cum laude, from the University of Alabama, where he was a Presidential Scholar and member of the Honors College. He also received the Faculty Excellence Award in Economics.

Harris's Affiliations and Civic Involvement

  • Alabama State Bar
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • American Bar Association


State Bar: Alabama

  • Vanderbilt University Law School
    • (2018, J.D.)
  • University of Alabama
    • (2014, B.S. Economics, B.S. Finance, summa cum laude, Honors College, Presidential Scholar)

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Maynard Estate Planning Practice Earns Top Marks in 2019 Chambers High Net Worth Guide

Maynard & Gale is pleased to announce that the Firm and four of its estate planning attorneys have earned top rankings in the 2019 edition of the Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) Guide: The World’s Leading Private Wealth Advisors. Chambers HNW Guide recognizes the leading private wealth lawyers in over...

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Friday, September 28, 2018


Birmingham, AL. Maynard & Gale is pleased to announce the addition of nine Associates to its ranks. “We are honored to have this outstanding group of smart, energetic lawyers join the Maynard team,” said Kirby Sevier, Maynard’s Hiring Partner. “Each of them exemplifies the character and personal qualities we seek...

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