Skip to Content

Henderson Franklin Welcomes Paul Shuman to Business & Tax Division

August 24, 2017

Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A., is pleased to announce that Paul Shuman has joined the firm as an attorney in the Business & Tax Division.

Shuman devotes his practice to assist clients with business transactions and tax matters. More specifically, he analyzes the impact of federal and state taxation on proposed transactions (whether it is a corporate merger, sale of a family-owned business or a joint venture) to find practical solutions that minimize tax exposure. Shuman’s clients include domestic and international companies, small businesses, and individuals.

Shuman has a diverse background. He left his hometown of Amarillo, Texas, to live in Europe for several years. Upon returning to the United States, Shuman founded a successful business renovating the interiors of large private and corporate yachts.

Shuman received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin.  He then found his passion for tax law while attending Georgia State University College of Law on a full academic scholarship. After taking every tax class offered at Georgia State, he attended the University of Florida Graduate Program, where he received his Masters of Law (L.L.M.) in Taxation. 

Shuman can be reached at 239-344-1183 or by email at