Paul C. Shuman


Paul Shuman is a member in the firm whose practice is primarily in the areas of federal, state and local tax planning and controversies, including federal income, estate and gift tax controversies, as well as state and local tax matters. In addition, Mr. Shuman advises clients on the federal and state tax consequences of business formations and choice of entity, mergers, acquisitions, and business succession planning. Mr. Shuman also drafts wills, trusts and other documents to assist clients in their estate planning and asset protection.

Mr. Shuman, a native of Amarillo, Texas, graduated cum laude from the University of Texas at Austin, in 1987. After a successful career in business, Mr. Shuman returned to law school at Georgia State University where he received his law degree in 2014. In 2015, Mr. Shuman obtained his LL.M. degree in Taxation at the University of Florida.

Mr. Shuman is licensed to practice law in Tennessee, Georgia, and Florida.


University of Florida, LL.M. in Taxation, 2015
Georgia State University, J.D., 2014
University of Texas, B.A., 1987

Bar Admissions

Tennessee, 2018
Florida, 2016
Georgia, 2014


Moot Court (Bankruptcy) Competitions:

  • 1st Place, 11th Circuit Regional Competition, 2014
  • 1st Place, National Championship Competition, 2014
  • Georgia State University Moot Court Speaker of the Year.