“Pearson is extremely knowledgeable in his specialties. He has a deep background in corporate formation, contract negotiations, securities law, and mergers and acquisitions."

- Superlawyers Nomination


Pearson Beardsley

Principal Attorney

Mr. Beardsley advises clients on all aspects of corporate and business law, and provides extensive estate planning services to individual clients.

In connection with the firm’s business practice, he routinely counsels clients in the following representative matters:

  • choice of business entity and entity formation,
  • federal and state securities regulation,
  • mergers and acquisitions,
  • workouts and restructuring of commercial transactions,
  • joint ventures, and
  • drafting and negotiating all manner of agreements.

Mr. Beardsley also provides a range of estate planning services for firm clients including advising our clients on wills, trusts, and other aspects of estate planning.


Mr. Beardsley began his legal career as a corporate associate in the New York City office of a large international law firm in 2001.  His experience includes representation of businesses and individuals through various law firms and as in-house counsel.


Mr. Beardsley received his B.A. in English, magna cum laude, from Vanderbilt University in 1997, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He received his J.D. from Washington & Lee University School of Law in 2001.


Mr. Beardsley is admitted to practice law in Georgia, Florida, and New York.