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Birmingham Bar Association Bulletin Fall 2015

In The News Attorneys In The News Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that 30 attorneys and six practice areas in the firm’s Birmingham office have been highly ranked in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA, and that partner Edward S. Sledge, IV, has received the 2015 Alabama State Bar President’s Award. Balch & Bingham, LLP is pleased to announce that 48 attorneys from the firm’s Alabama and Georgia offices have been named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. Circuit Judge Julie A. Palmer was recognized as the 2015 Judge of the Year by the Family Law Section of the Alabama State Bar at the section’s annual CLE “Divorce on the Beach”. Baker Donelson proudly announces that Jenna M. Bedsole and Linda A. Klein have been recognized with the firm’s 2015 Susan E. Rich Award for excellence in the promotion of, and commitment to, women in the legal profession. The Firm has also been named a Beacon of Justice Award winner by the National Legal Aid & Defender Association (NLADA). Jones Walker LLP is pleased to announce its top rankings in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA. Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that partner Bruce P. Ely has been named to the 2015 International Who’s Who Legal: Corporate Tax, which recognizes him as among the world’s leading corporate tax lawyers. Carr Allison is pleased to announce that seven of its attorneys were recently selected to the Alabama Super Lawyers List for 2015. Balch & Bingham, LLP proudly announces that Steven A. Burns received the Gold Star Speaker’s Award at the Air and Waste Management Association’s Florida/Alabama Joint Technical Training Conference. Hand Arendall, LLC announces that R. Pres- Judge Julie A. Palmer Bruce P. Ely R. Preston Bolt, Jr. Ginger P. Gaddy P. Nicholas Greenwood ton Bolt, Jr., Ginger P. Gaddy and P. Nicholas Greenwood were recognized by Chambers USA as being among the best attorneys in their practice areas. Waller, with offices in Birmingham, recently received “Top Honors” from the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA) for the firm’s continued commitment to the advancement of professional development in healthcare law. David Hall of Baker Donelson has received the Transportation Lawyers Association’s 2015 Distinguished Service Award. The Firm also announces that it has been certified by the Women in Law Empowerment Forum (WILEF) as a Gold Standard Firm. Welcome to all the BBA’s new law student members! MENTORS NEEDED for the 2016 BBA New Lawyer Mentoring Program! Visit www.birminghambar.org ►Get Involved ►New Lawyer Mentoring for details and online application information! Birmingham Bar Bulletin/ Fall 2015 39


Birmingham Bar Association Bulletin Fall 2015
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