Birmingham, AL WW/Press/April 10, 2019 –Burt W. Newsome, Attorney with Newsome Law, LLC, was selected for inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America 2019-2020 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.
Newsome Law, LLC has established itself as a premier Alabama Law Firm specializing in commercial loan workouts, bankruptcy (creditor only), foreclosures and Real Estate. Their clients come to them because of their reputation of excellence, their understanding of the law and extensive experience. Clients know that they will receive personal attention, attentive service, and that the attorneys will achieve the best results possible on their behalf.
Burt W. Newsome has worked in the banking industry for 10 years before becoming a lawyer for 22 years. While in the banking industry, he obtained his Certified Bank Auditor designation and also worked in Special Assets managing a large loan portfolio of problem credits. This business experience gives Burt an invaluable background that he uses each day in his practical, cost-effective approach to solving legal problems. With 22 years experience in practicing law, Burt is recognized as an expert in assisting banks in reducing charge-offs, repossessing collateral, obtaining payoffs on non-accrual and poorly rated credits, and getting recoveries on charge-off loans. His current clients include among others: Hope Credit Union, Renasant Bank, Mortgage Corporation of the South, Kirkland Financial, and Bryant Bank.
Born in Geneva County, Alabama and raised in Columbus, Georgia, Burt obtained a B.S. in Finance from Troy University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. While at Troy, he was inducted into the Phi Kappa Phi and Beta Upsilon Sigma honor societies and was also a member of The Lambda Chi Alpha social fraternity and a Senator in the Student Government Association. Burt is also a member of the American Bar Association and American Bankruptcy Institute.
Burt later attended and graduated from the Birmingham School of Law – a private law college located in downtown Birmingham, Alabama. While at BSL, Burt was named the Outstanding Freshman of the Year and graduated with honors in the top 10% of his class.
Burt is married to his wife Regina, they have three sons Brandon, Kieran and James and daughter Sienna.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.