NAMES AND NOTES: Michael E. Fowler
The First Tee of Augusta has elected Hull Barrett attorney Michael E. Fowler Jr. to the board of directors. The First Tee of Augusta is one chapter of an international, nonprofit youth initiative. The First Tee was created in 1997 by the World Golf Foundation to provide young people of all ethnic and economic backgrounds an opportunity to develop, through golf and character education, life-enhancing values such as honesty, integrity and sportsmanship. Fowler graduated from Samford University Cumberland School of Law in 2000 and is admitted to practice in Alabama, Georgia and South Carolina. In the areas of real estate and commercial transactions, Fowler advises and works closely with companies and clients on general corporate matters. His practice concentrates on representing corporate, banking and individual clients in transactions such as real estate closings, lease and contract negotiation, and drafting loan closings, collections and foreclosures.