David F. Byers, Jr.


Capital Strategies Group


David Byers is Managing Principal of Capital Strategies Group, Inc., a member firm engaged exclusively in advanced applications of life insurance.

Prior to joining Capital Strategies, David enjoyed a business and estate planning law practice in Birmingham, Alabama. David is a member of the Alabama Bar Association, MDRT, TOT (17 years), and AALU. He is currently serving a second term on the board of directors of AALU, and is its secretary and a member of the executive committee. He has served on the M Member Firm Relations Committee and as Chair of the 2014 M Marketing Meeting Program Development Committee. David was a member of the Alabama State Board of Education for 16 years, serving for several years as its presiding officer. He is the past Chairman of the Board of King’s Home, a member of Class X of Leadership Alabama and a member of the board of directors of the National Christian Foundation (Alabama).

David holds a BA in English and political science from the University of Alabama (Birmingham). He received his JD from the Cumberland School of Law (Samford University), and an LLM in Taxation from New York University. He and his wife, Karen, have three sons – Hart (Michelle), John, and Charlie, and a new granddaughter (Abby). David enjoys reading, politics, tennis, bird hunting and college football.