Hal 'Buzz' Coons III


Buzz is a member of the Board of Directors of Pearce, Bevill, Leesburg, Moore, P.C. He is a native of Jasper, Alabama and a 1979 graduate of the University of Alabama. He has over thirty years of experience in public accounting. Buzz joined the firm in 1983. He coordinates our Health Care Consulting Practice working with numerous medical practices and physicians as a consultant including tax planning and practice assessment services. Buzz also concentrates on individual and business tax matters including merger and acquisition consulting.

    • Practice internal control implementation
    • Tax compliance strategies
    • Merger and acquisition planning
    • Compensation planning and employment agreements
    • General accounting services including support for Quickbooks
    • Medical practice valuation
    • Comprehensive benefit planning
    • Revenue cycle and coding consulting
    • Chart review
    • Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants
    • Birmingham Chapter of the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants
    • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
    • Officer and Director of National Health Care Advisors Association. President Elect for 2015
    • Past member of the Accounting Advisory Board of the Culverhouse School of Accountancy at the University of Alabama
    • Named as a Birmingham “Top 40 Under 40″ business leader
    • Samford University School of Accountancy Board 2012-2014
    • 2003 Recipient of the Culverhouse School of Accountancy Career Achievement Award
    • Chairman of the National CPA Healthcare Advisors Association
    • Alabama Medical Group Management Association
    • Birmingham Medical Group Management Association
    • American Red Cross Jefferson/Shelby County Board of Directors
    • Graduate of Leadership Birmingham 1993
    • Past member of the Birmingham Chamber of Commerce Business Retention Committee
    • Member The University of Alabama Student Affairs Leadership Council
    • Serving on the Church Council 2014 – 2016 for Canterbury United Methodist Church