Shawn T. Alves

Shawn T. Alves

Daphne, Alabama

Shawn Alves is a member of the firm who lives in Daphne, Alabama and practices in the Daphne and Bay Minette offices. In 1994, Mr. Alves graduated from the University of the South, with honors.  He joined the firm in 1999, after receiving his law degree from the University of Alabama School of Law, graduating magna cum laude. During Law School, Mr. Alves was a member of the Alabama Law Review, the Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society, and the John A. Campbell Moot Court. He was honored as a Hugo Black Scholar and is currently a member of the Order of the Coif.

His practice emphasizes business, construction and real estate litigation in State and Federal Courts, while also practicing in the areas of municipal law, probate, wills, estates and real property.

Mr. Alves is a member of the Baldwin County Bar Association and the Alabama Bar Association.  He is a member of the board of directors for several non-profit corporations including the Boys and Girls Club of South Alabama, the Daphne/Spanish Fort Rotary, the American Red Cross, and the Alabama Free Clinic, which provides free medical services to the working uninsured in Baldwin County.

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Wills
  • Estate and Probate

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama, 1999


  • The University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 1999
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
    • Honors: Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society
    • Honors: John A. Campbell Moot Court Board
    • Honors: Hugh Black Scholar
  • University of the South
    • B.S. - 1994
    • Honors: With Honors

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Baldwin County Bar Association, President 2010, Vice President 2009
  • Alabama State Bar, Leadership Class IV
  • Daphne / Spanish Fort Rotary, International Committee Chairman, 2005 - Present, Dominican Rebublic Water Purification Project, Argentina High School Lab Project
  • District Simplified Grant Committee, Chairman, 2008-2010