D. Kyle Johnson


150 South Perry Street (36104)
Post Office Box 2069 (36102)
Montgomery, Alabama

p: (334) 241-8055

f: (334) 241-8255

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LL.M., with honors, Taxation, The University of Alabama, 1979

J.D., magna cum laude, The University of Alabama School of Law, 1975

B.S., Auburn University, 1972

Bar Admissions:

Alabama, 1975

Admitted to Practice

U.S. Tax Court

U.S. Court of Military Appeals

Honors and Awards

The Best Lawyers in America - Corporate Law; Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law; Tax Law; Trusts & Estates

Best Lawyers - Montgomery Tax Lawyer of the Year, 2013

Best Lawyers - Montgomery Corporate Lawyer of the Year, 2014

Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating Award

Hugo L. Black Scholar

Order of the Coif

Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society

Kyle Johnson is a shareholder in Capell & Howard, P.C. Kyle was admitted to the Alabama State Bar in 1975 after receiving his Bachelor of Science degree from Auburn University, where he was a member of Omicron Delta Kappa. Kyle received his Juris Doctorate degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Alabama, where he was a Hugo L. Black Scholar and a member of the Order of the Coif. He also received his LL.M. in Taxation, with honors, from the University of Alabama. Kyle is a native of Auburn, Alabama.

Prior to joining the firm, Kyle served on active duty in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) Corps, and afterwards, in the Alabama Army National Guard JAG Corps, retiring at the rank of lieutenant colonel. At Capell & Howard, Kyle’s practice consists primarily of mergers and acquisitions, corporate and business law, representation of¬†professional practices, and estate planning. He is listed in The Best Lawyers of America.

Other Professional Experience

Lieutenant Colonel (Retired), Alabama Army National Guard, Judge Advocate General's (JAG) Corps (1979-96)

Active Duty, U.S. Army, Judge Advocate General's (JAG) Corps (1976-79)