Armbrecht Jackson Welcomes New Partner
Christopher G Hume, III joins Armbrecht Jackson LLP.
Armbrecht Jackson is pleased to announce that Christopher G. Hume, III has joined the Firm as a partner. Mr. Hume's primary practice areas for the past 37 years include insurance and personal injury defense, product liability, construction litigation, property, including first party policy disputes, transportation and workers' compensation. Mr. Hume earned his J.D. from The University of Alabama School of Law in 1973 and received a B.A. from Duke University in 1973. Prior to joining Armbrecht Jackson LLP, Mr. Hume served as the Managing Partner of the Mobile office of Ball Ball Matthews & Novak. Mr. Hume is licensed to practice in all federal and state courts in Alabama, as well as the Eleventh and Fifth Circuit Courts of Appeal. Mr. Hume has handled, prepared or tried cases in the state and/or federal courts of Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, California and Wisconsin during his career and has earned a Martindale-Hubbell rating of "AV".
ARMBRECHT JACKSON LLP
Armbrecht Jackson LLP has more than 100 years experience working with local, regional, national, and international clients. The firms' client list includes companies in wide ranging industries from aviation to banking and finance, maritime, real estate and construction, medical malpractice, product liability and oil and gas. Armbrecht Jackson LLP has built its track record for more than a century by navigating clients through pivotal moments and in critical decision making. Armbrecht Jackson LLP has earned its reputation by handling important cases on the regional and national scale through lawyers that bring vision and provide depth of experience in both the courts and the boardroom. Over half of the partners in the firm have been designated by their peers as among the Best Lawyers.
Working With The Community
Attorney Ed Dean was recognized this year by the Volunteer Lawyer Program with a Certificate of Appreciation for volunteering 100 hours of pro-bono time to numerous individual cases.
Best Lawyers 2011
Armbrecht Jackson, LLP is proud to announce Conrad Armbrecht, Scott Brown, Edward Dean, Richard Franklin, Duane Graham, Christopher Gruenewald, Broox Holmes, Kathleen Miller, Thomas Oldweiler, E.B. Peebles III, Boyd Reeves, Kirk Shaw, Jim Smith & Norman Waldrop, have been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers Edition 2011 which is based on more than two million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. Best Lawyers is the oldest & most respected peer review publication in the legal profession.
Armbrecht Jackson LLP is pleased to announce Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named M. Kathleen Miller as the "Mobile Best Lawyers Insurance Lawyer of the Year" for 2011; Kirk C. Shaw as the "Mobile Best Lawyers Labor and Employment Lawyer of the Year" for 2011 and Norman E. Waldrop, Jr. as the "Mobile Best Lawyers Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year" for 2011.
Ed Dean, Richard Franklin, Boyd Reeves, Kirk Shaw, and Norman Waldrop, attorneys with Armbrecht Jackson, LLP have been recognized for 2011 by Alabama Super Lawyers. Ben Ford was named one of the 2011 Alabama Rising Stars.
The selections for this esteemed list are made by the research team at Super Lawyers, which is a service of the Thomson Reuters, Legal division based in Eagan, MN. Each year, the research team at Super Lawyers undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process.
Super Lawyers can be found online at http://www.superlawyers.com/ where lawyers can be searched by practice area and location.
Armbrecht Jackson Welcomes New Partner and Two New Associates (see below)
William R. Lancaster Joins Armbrecht Jackson LLP
Armbrecht Jackson LLP is pleased to announce William R. Lancaster has joined the Firm as a Partner. Mr. Lancaster earned his J.D. from The University of Mississippi in 1982 and received a B.A. from Millsaps College in 1979. He is admitted to the Mississippi Bar, Alabama Bar, State Bar of Texas and the Tennessee Bar. Mr. Lancaster's primary practice areas include Employment Litigation and Worker's Compensation, Medical Malpractice and Long-Term Care Defense, Mediation and Arbitration. Mr. Lancaster was named an Alabama "Super Lawyer" in Employment Defense in 2008 and has received a Martindale-Hubbell rating of "AV." Over his career he has tried over 100 jury and non-jury cases to judgment.
Armbrecht Jackson LLP Welcomes New Associates
Armbrecht Jackson LLP welcomes H. James Koch and Latisha D. Rhodes as new Associates with the Firm.
Mr. Koch earned his J.D. from The University of Alabama in 2002 and received a B. A. from The University of Alabama in 1998. He is admitted to the Alabama Bar and the Mississippi Bar. Mr. Koch's primary practice areas include General Civil Litigation, Insurance Defense, Medical Malpractice and Long-Term Care Defense, Product Liability and Business and Commercial Litigation.
Ms. Rhodes earned her J.D. from The University of Alabama in 2009 and received a B.A. from Stillman College in 2003. She is admitted to the Alabama Bar. Her primary practice areas include Employment Litigation and Workers' Compensation, General Liability Defense, Insurance Coverage and Extra-Contractual/Bad Faith Claims.
Armbrecht Jackson Named by U.S. News Best Lawyers as Best Law Firms 2010
Armbrecht Jackson LLP is proud to announce their Tier 1 Metropolitan Ranking by the U.S. News - Best Lawyers 2010 Best Law Firms rankings. Areas of specialty noted were Admiralty & Maritime Law; Banking & Finance Law; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Corporate Law; Energy law; Environmental Law; General Commercial Litigation; Insurance Law; Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants; Oil & Gas Law; Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants; Trusts & Estates Law; and Workers' Compensation Law - Employers.