Taze Shepard

Taze has practiced law in Huntsville for over 40 years and is an Martindale-Hubbell AV Rated Attorney. He is a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee for the Northern District of Alabama.

Taze also represents businesses and individuals in complex bankruptcy and financial restructuring cases in state, federal, and bankruptcy courts. 

Taze is an Alabama Bar Commissioner and former Vice President of the Alabama Bar Association, former President of the Madison County Volunteer Lawyers Program, and a member of the Legal Services Alabama Board of Directors. He is a member of the Committee of 100, a graduate of Huntsville Leadership - Class 25, and Huntsville Rotary Club.

Taze is a former Adjunct Professor of Law - University of Alabama School of Law, member of the Alabama State Board of Education, Athens State University Board of Trustees, the Alabama Space Science Commission, and the Alabama Supercomputer Authority.

Practice Areas

  • Chapter 11 Corporate Restructuring

  • Corporate Workouts

  • Bankruptcy

  • Corporate Recieverships


  • University of Alabama School of Law Tuscaloosa, Alabama - Juris Doctor

  • Dartmouth College Hanover, New Hampshire Bachelors of Arts in History

Recent Publication

  • Chapter 7 Commercial Bankruptcy Strategies, Thompson Reuters / Aspatore Books. Available here from Amazon.com

  • Article published in the August 2017 issue of the Alabama Lawyer (link here)