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Audrey Gaston Howard Award

Rod Evans has been named a winner of the 2018 Audrey Gaston Howard Award.  Click here for details.

Employment Law Update

A new form I-9 has been issued.  Employers are required to use it by September 18, 2017. Click here for the details of this new requirement for employers.

Employment Law Update

Click here to read important information for employers regarding hiring minors in Alabama.

Distinguished Young Woman 2016

On February 20, 2016, associate Lauren Walker will help to select Ohio’s Distinguished Young Woman 2016.  An Ohio native, Lauren represented her state in the program in 2008 (formerly Ohio’s Junior Miss) and will judge this year’s 58th annual program.  America’s Distinguished Young Women is a scholarship program for high school senior girls.  Each state sends […]

Matthew Hale

Matthew S. Hale has joined the firm as an Associate.  His practice will be in the areas of banking and finance, business law, commercial transactions, and real estate law.  He received his J.D. from Washington and Lee University School of Law.

Lauren Walker

Lauren G. Walker has joined the firm as an Associate.  Her practice will be in the areas of insurance law, construction law, agricultural and food law, and civil litigation.  She received her J.D. from the University of Alabama School of Law, graduating magna cum laude.

2015 Shakespeare Event

The firm was a sponsor of Cumberland School of Law’s Donor Appreciate Weekend featuring four peformance events and a continuing legal education workshop on Shakespeare and the law.

Jonathan Shugart

Jonathan L. Shugart has joined the firm as an Associate.  His practice will be in the areas of business law, commercial transactions, estate planning, non-profit organizations, and estate administration. He received his L.L.M. in Taxation from The University of Florida, Gainesville, and his J.D. from the University of Alabama School of Law.

Rick Davis

Richard T. Davis has joined the firm as Counsel.  Rick practices Sports Law.  He has represented college and professional football and basketball coaches for more than 25 years. His clients include head coaches, coordinators and assistant coaches all over the country.  He advises them on career moves and handles all aspects of his clients’ employment […]

Clark Hammond

Clark R. Hammond has joined the firm as a Member.  He has been practicing law since 1989, primarily in the area of bankruptcy, commercial and real estate loan defaults and workouts, construction law, workout of defaulted municipal and commercial bonds, creditor’s and debtor’s rights, securities litigation and general commercial litigation.  Clark’s honors and awards include Alabama […]