Entries by Jay Clark

Phillip D. Corley, Jr. Named as Fellow of the Alabama Law Foundation

Wallace Jordan Ratliff & Brandt, LLC is proud to announce that member Phillip D. Corley, Jr. has been selected as a 2024 Fellow of the Alabama Law Foundation. Corley is a leader in the firm’s Municipal Law practice group, serving as the City Attorney for the City of Hoover, the sixth largest municipality in the […]

Wallace Jordan Successfully Defends Client Against Negligence Claims

Wallace Jordan litigation attorneys Clark Hammond, Ben Robinson, and Alex Underwood have successfully defended a private school from claims of negligence. After a three-day trial, the Jefferson County jury returned a defense verdict, finding the defendants had acted appropriately under difficult circumstances to protect the safety of students. No representation is made that the quality […]

Bert Jordan Briefs Mid-Alabama Republican Club on Congressional Redistricting

Bert Jordan recently briefed the Mid-Alabama Republican Club on the State of Alabama’s pending defense of its congressional redistricting plan that was passed by the Alabama Legislature in July’s second 2023 special session. Plaintiffs have challenged that plan as violating Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. To see the full article, please […]

City of Bessemer Appoints Roderick Evans as Municipal Judge

Roderick J. Evans, a member in our Municipal Law practice group, has been appointed as a municipal judge for the City of Bessemer. An experienced civil litigator, Roderick’s practice also includes business law, construction law, employment law, commercial real estate transactions, and estate planning. He has previously served as an assistant city attorney for the […]

Wallace Jordan Achieves ISO 27001 Certification, Setting Benchmark for Data, Information, and Cyber Security in Alabama

Birmingham, AL – Wallace Jordan Ratliff & Brandt, LLC, a full-service Alabama law firm, has successfully attained ISO 27001 certification, the world’s best-known standard for evaluating information security management systems to ensure client data is safe. As one of the few law firms in Alabama to achieve this prestigious certification, Wallace Jordan affirms its unwavering […]

Wallace Jordan Healthcare Attorneys Co-Author Alabama Chapter of New Desk Reference

Wallace Jordan Healthcare attorneys, William Stewart, Laura Jackman, and Wesley Winborn, have co-authored the Alabama chapter of the First edition of Health Care Fraud Law: A 50 State Survey, a new desk reference book written by volunteers from the American Health Law Association Fraud and Abuse Practice Group. This new book is a resource for attorneys representing […]

Wallace Jordan Adds a New Associate

Wallace, Jordan, Ratliff & Brandt has added a new associate attorney, Amelia Haston, to our team. She is recent graduate of Wake Forest University School of Law, and will be practicing municipal law, civil litigation, trusts & estates, and real estate law.

The DTI MRI: How an Alternative Form of Brain Imaging Can Impact a TBI Case

By: Ben Robinson This article first appeared in the August 2022 edition of CLM Magazine, and can be found on their website here.   In the defense of personal injury cases, traumatic brain injuries (“TBIs”) are often alleged to have occurred, but TBIs sometimes can be difficult for plaintiffs to prove despite sophisticated medicine, neuropsychological […]

A Primer on Alabama Adoptions

By Jonathan A. Griffith Previously published by The Alabama Lawyer.   Many attorneys love the idea of connecting a loving family with a child in need of a forever home, but are intimidated by the adoption process. This article is designed to help those lawyers. Overview – Statutory Nature of the Adoption Process The adoption […]