Christopher Shawn Beard

Attorney in Birmingham, AL
Attorney Christopher S. Beard graduated from the University of West Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Education. Mr. Beard received his Juris Doctorate from the Birmingham School of Law in Alabama.

Mr. Beard through his many successful businesses and diverse work experience excels in the areas of corporate law, collections, commercial litigation, estate, and probate proceedings. In dealing with issues that have surrounded his own companies, Mr. Beard has gained real world experience in Contracts, Construction Litigation, Usurpation of Corporate Ideas or Assets, General Corporate/Business Formation, Corporate/Business Maintenance, Trademarks, Tax & Employer Liability, Workers Compensation, Commercial Leases, and Complex Partnerships. Protecting assets and limiting liability within the allowable set of parameters is the main goal Mr. Beard strives to fulfill when consulting with his clients.

Mr. Beard established the Fortune & Beard, P.C., which was founded on three basic principles: dedication, justice and service. Mr. Beard strives to uphold these principles with each case that he works. Mr. Beard not only excels in corporate law, collections and commercial litigation, but he is also an advocate in family and criminal law, where protecting his client's rights and interests are his paramount concern.

Mr. Beard is also a member of the following:

· Alabama State Bar
· American Bar Association
· Birmingham Bar Association
· Eastern District of Louisiana, United States District Court
· Middle District of Alabama, United States District Court
· Northern District of Alabama, United States District Court
· Northern District of Florida, United States District Court
· American Lawyers Quarterly (ALQ)
· The General Bar
· Commercial Bar
· The Commercial Law League of America (CLLA)

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Areas of Law

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Collections
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • DUI
  • Adoption
  • Estate Planning
  • Elder Law
  • Commercial Collections
  • Garnishments
  • Post Judgment Collections
  • Professional Collections
  • Secured Collections
  • Unsecured Collections
  • Closely Held Corporations
  • Corporate Contracts
  • Corporate Formation
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Wills
  • Corporate Organization
  • Corporate Planning
  • Corporate Real Estate
  • S Corporations
  • Asset Protection
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 7
  • Business Formation
  • Business Estate Planning
  • Business Litigation
  • Business Reorganization
  • Business Start-Ups
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Buying and Selling of Businesses
  • Business Acquisitions
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures
  • Living Wills
  • Inheritance
  • Contested Wills


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Admitted in 2010, Alabama
U.S. District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana

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  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Law School Attended

    Birmingham School of Law
    Class of 2010

    University Attended

    University of West Florida
    Class of 1999

    Birth Information

    Born in 1977
    Ft. Rucker, Alabama, January 9, 1977

    Associations & Memberships

    Birmingham and American Bar Associations; American Lawyers Quarterly; The General Bar; Commercial Bar; The Commercial Law League of America.

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    Christopher Shawn Beard
    Landmark Center 2100 1st Avenue North, Suite 300,
    Birmingham, AL 35203-4213


    Fortune & Beard, P.C. (Birmingham, Alabama)

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