Capell & Howard P.C. Attorneys At Law Montgomery & Auburn/Opelika, AL

Michael P. Dalton


(334) 241-8072


Michael Dalton is a shareholder in the firm’s Business Department. His practice includes representation of individuals and businesses in a wide variety of corporate and transactional matters. Michael regularly advises both corporate and nonprofit clients in M&A and other reorganization transactions.

Michael maintains a general corporate and tax practice. He devotes a substantial portion of his practice to representing privately held companies in general corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, development projects, business and tax planning, internal restructuring and financing transactions. He is also heavily involved in economic development matters, advising businesses in connection with negotiation of incentives and the implementation of economic development projects.

Michael received a B.A., summa cum laude, from Auburn University in 1998. He received his law degree from Vanderbilt University in 2002, and earned his LL.M. in Taxation from Northwestern University School of Law in 2003. Prior to attending law school, Michael worked as a research assistant for a Member of the British Parliament.


LL.M., Taxation, Northwestern University School of Law, 2003

J.D., Vanderbilt University Law School, 2002

B.A., summa cum laude, Auburn University, 1998

Bar Admissions

Alabama, 2005

Honors and Awards

The Best Lawyers in America – Tax Law; Business Organizations (including LLCs and partnerships)

Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society

Golden Key Honor Society

Most Outstanding Student-Department of Political Science, 1998

Memberships, Affiliations, and Activities

American Bar Association

Alabama State Bar — Tax Section, Past President

Lee County Bar Association

Montgomery County Bar Association

Alabama Federal Tax Clinic, Board Member

Kiwanis Club of Montgomery

Alabama National Fair and Exposition, Officer

Contact Information

3120 Frederick Road, Suite B
Opelika, Alabama 36801

150 South Perry Street
Montgomery, Alabama 36104

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Legal Assistant

Teresa Hudson

p: (334) 241-8022

f: (334) 323-8888