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Wallace Jordan Attorneys Recognized by 2022 Best Lawyers in America

Several Wallace Jordan Ratliff & Brandt attorneys have been recognized in the 28th edition of the Best Lawyers in America 2022 in the practice areas of Corporate, Tax, Banking & Finance, Real Estate, Construction, Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Reorganization, Family, Health Care and Insurance Law; as well as Commercial, Bankruptcy & Construction Litigation, Criminal Defense, Mediation, DUI/DWI Defense and Creditor & Debtor Rights.

 

Birch Bowdre

Corporate Law

Tax Law

 

Michael J. Brandt

Banking and Finance Law

Real Estate Law

 

William N. Clark

Criminal Defense: General Practice

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

DUI / DWI Defense

Family Law

 

Jay H. Clark

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

 

Glenn E. Estess, Jr.

Tax Law

 

Clark R. Hammond

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Construction Law

Litigation – Bankruptcy

Litigation – Construction

 

Larry S. Logsdon

Construction Law

 

Cecil H. Macoy, Jr.

Commercial Litigation

Construction Law

Litigation – Construction

 

Oscar M. Price III

Construction Law

 

William A. Ratliff

Mediation

 

Stephen W. Shaw

Criminal Defense: General Practice

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

DUI / DWI Defense

Family Law

 

William B. Stewart

Health Care Law

 

Kimberly R. West

Health Care Law

Insurance Law

 

Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based on more than 10 million evaluations of peer recognition and a thorough verification process. Celebrating their 40th year landmark, Best Lawyers is considered one of the most reliable and unbiased sources of lawyer referrals in the US.




Wallace Jordan Joins Team Challenging Ruling on Alabama Uniform Condominium Act

Wallace Jordan attorneys Bert Jordan and Oscar Price have been featured in the Summer 2020 issue of Alabama Construction News in the article ABC of Alabama Goes to Bat for Developer Members: Association Files Amicus Brief on Condominium Property Ruling, which discusses the amicus curiae brief they helped to write that was recently filed in support with the Alabama Supreme Court challenging the 11th Circuit Court’s ruling in the case of Brett/Robinson Gulf Corporation v. Phoenix on the Bay II Owners’ Association. The case deals with the nullification of a condominium declaration, which could ultimately impact the condominium approval process in Alabama. Please click here to read more.




Rick Davis in the News

We are pleased to share a story about our very own Rick Davis, who was featured in a recent Sports Illustrated “Where Are They Now” article detailing his work off the field since his days playing football for the Bear at the University of Alabama and in the NFL. Click here to read the full article.




Business Interruption Insurance Claims Due to Covid-19

Client Update re Business Interruption COVID-19




COVID-19 Statement

Dear Clients, Colleagues and Friends of the Firm,

There is a lot of uncertainty in our nation and throughout the world as we face the realization that the COVID-19 outbreak is going to impact us all in so many different ways.

As this pandemic continues to unfold, our main priority will be to serve our clients with the same high quality of service you have received in the past, while balancing the health and safety of our community and colleagues. Our office can fully function while working remotely. Calls to one of our attorneys will ring through to the attorney regardless of where the attorney is located, and your emails and files will remain secure while we work remotely.

Although this is uncharted territory for us all, our attorneys and staff are available to respond to your legal and business needs. If you have questions, please reach out to your Wallace Jordan contacts for answers. Be safe, stay healthy and thank you for your past and future trust in our firm.

Jay H. Clark
Managing Member




Business Interruption Insurance and Covid 19

This document in this link covers some very important information for businesses.




New Firm Members – January 2020

Matthew S. Hale and Ben B.Robinson have been named Members of the firm.

Matt Hale earned his law degree from Washington and Lee University School of Law in 2015, and before law school, he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of Alabama in Huntsville, summa cum laude. Matt joined the firm immediately after becoming a member of the Alabama Bar and focuses his practice on representing clients in commercial real estate, lending, and banking transactions. He also represents clients in general corporate matters.

Ben Robinson earned his law degree from Faulkner University, Thomas Goode Jones School of Law, summa cum laude, in 2011 and his bachelor’s degree in English from Auburn University at Montgomery, summa cum laude. Before and during law school, Ben worked over five years for the U.S. District Court in the Middle District of Alabama as a docket and intake clerk. Following law school Ben clerked for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama. Ben joined Wallace Jordan in 2016. Ben’s experience and versatility have allowed him to work in all areas of litigation at the firm with an emphasis in the areas of construction, personal injury, and employment litigation.




Employment Law Update

Click here to learn about Alabama’s new Equal Pay law.

 




Construction Law Boot Camp Presenters

Wallace Jordan attorneys Larry S. Logsdon and Mark M. Hogewood will be a part of a panel of speakers at a Continuing Education Seminar entitled “Construction Law Boot Camp” presented by National Business Institute on September 17th  and 18th in Birmingham, Alabama.  Mr. Logsdon’s topics include: “Delays in Construction: How to Resolve Them”  and “Managing Change Orders.”  Mr. Hogewood will address “Insurance Coverage: Determining What and Whom is Protected.”  If you would like to attend, please contact National Business Institute at: (800) 930-6182.

 




Meet the BBJ’s 2019 Top 40 Under 40

They’re young. They’re talented. They’re the future of Birmingham’s business world. Meet the 2019 Top 40 Under 40.

2019 Top 40 Under 40