• Franklin C. Latcham Award for Distinguished Service in State and Local Tax, 2021
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent Rated
  • Paul Frankel Excellence in State Taxation Award, Council on State Taxation, 2017
  • Bloomberg BNA State Tax Author of the Year Award, 2017
  • First recipient of the Paul H. Frankel Award for Outstanding Achievement in State and Local Taxation, New York University School of Professional Studies, 2013
  • Listed in State Tax Notes, “Top 10 Tax Lawyers in the United States,” 2012
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®
    • Litigation and Controversy – Tax, 2011-2023
    • Tax Law, 1997-2023
    • “Lawyer of the Year,” Birmingham, Litigation and Controversy – Tax, 2012-2016, 2020
  • Listed in Mid-South Super Lawyers, Tax, 2016-2017
  • Listed in Alabama Super Lawyers (now Mid-South Super Lawyers), Tax, 2007-2015
  • Listed in Who's Who Legal: Corporate Tax, 2009-2018
  • American College of Tax Counsel, Fellow
  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Alabama State Bar Distinguished Service Award, 2012
  • “Top Lawyers in Alabama,” 2008-present
  • Listed in Birmingham Business Journal, "Best of the Bar," 2021
  • Listed in Birmingham Magazine
    • “Top Attorney,” Tax Law, 2012-2016
    • “Top 100 People You Should Know,” 2009
  • Thomas A. Ratcliffe Outstanding Discussion Leader Award, Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants, 2016-2017