J Suzanne Carlson Shinn

Suzanne Shinn


NACBA Member

Birmingham, Alabama


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Suzanne Shinn started practicing law in 1991 and joined Bond and Botes, PC in January 1992 as the first associate attorney. Suzanne became a shareholder in the Birmingham office in 1993 and is a shareholder in several other offices in Alabama and Mississippi.


B.S. is in Psychology from University of Alabama, Birmingham (UAB) 

Juris Doctor in 1990 from Birmingham School of Law.

Bar Admissions

Licensed to practice in the State of Alabama since 1991

Memberships & Affiliations

Member of Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section of Birmingham Bar Association

Previous Chairperson of Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section/Birmingham Bar Association

Member of Executive Committee of Birmingham Bar Association

Served on Ethics Committee of the Birmingham Bar Association.


Coauthor “Bullseye” (Devotional Series).

Seminars & Presentations

Speaker, Panelist various Bankruptcy Seminars

Conference Speaker for Grace Conferences

Co-Host “A Real View of the Grace Life” (Christian Talk Show airing on various cable and internet channels)

Favorite Local Restaurant

Real and Rosemary Restaurant is absolute favorite. Love the fresh, clean food and great atmosphere! Second favorite is Caveat Coffee. Being a coffee nut—love the simplicity of the coffee not to mention the one of a kind coffee…Draft Latte (coffee latte on tap–Yum!!)

What I like best about my job

It’s so rewarding being a life coach and helping people see that there is more to life than worrying and stressing about bills and debt! We want to help people see that our goal here is: Use money and Love people (not use people and love money!)

Moral Issues in Bankruptcy by Suzanne Shinn

An introduction to our firm by Brad Botes

Bankruptcy and your financial future by Suzanne Shinn


Office Locations

Downtown Birmingham Location

2107 5th Ave. North, Suite 100,
Birmingham, Alabama 35203
Phone: (205) 802-2200

Monday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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