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Charles Averett Stakely, American lawyer. Bar: Alabama 1960, United States District Court (middle district) Alabama, United States Court Apeals (5th circuit), United States Court Appeals (11th circuit), United States Tax Court.


Stakely, Charles Averett was born on June 2, 1935 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. Son of Charles A. and Harriotte (Johnston) Stakely.


Student, University Alabama, 1955. Juris Doctor, University Alabama, 1960. Student, University Arizona, 1957.


Worked at Rushton, Stakely, Johnston & Garrett, P.A. (Montgomery, Alabama) specializing in Antitrust Law, Complex Litigation, Professional Malpractice Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1960, Alabama. Phi Delta Phi. Member, Board of Editors, Alabama Law Review, 1957-1959.

Member: Montgomery County and American Bar Associations. Alabama State Bar; Alabama Defense Lawyers Association. International Association of Defense Counsel.

American Society of Hospital Attorneys. American Counsel Association. Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers (State Chairman, 1995-1996).


No one is less important than another, and no one can be thought of as unnecessary. Every single person is vital to God and to each of us.


It is in God’s power to prompt the hearts and minds of political authorities to His purposes and furnish wisdom and guidance in their decisions.


Just as a human body contains different limbs and organs that depend on each other, so members of a Christian society should be close and caring enough to feel each other's pain and delight.


Chairman board Montgomery Young Men’s Christian Association, Montgomery Park and Recreation Department. Member Alabama Securities Commission. Founding member Alabama Constitutional Commission.

Former chairman board directors Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Montgomery Symphony Orchestra Association. Board overseers Boston Symphony Orchestra. Former board directors Alabama Symphony Orchestra.

Trustee Huntindon College. Advisory board Boston University Tanglewood Institute. Former board Montgomery Chamber of Commerce.

Former state chairman American College Trial Lawyers/. Member American Bar Association, Alabama Bar Association, American College Trial Lawyers (state chairman 1994-1996), Montgomery County Bar Association, Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, International Association Insurance Counsel, American Society Hospital Attorneys.


Children: Charles, Ben, Frank, Harry.