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Ogletree Deakins is pleased to announce that the firm has elevated Lisa Karen Atkins to shareholder. Akins practices in the firm’s Birmingham office and is one of 11 attorneys elected to the 2018 class of new shareholders. Named by Law360 as one of “The 100 Best Law Firms for Female Attorneys,” Ogletree Deakins’ 2018 class is comprised of more than 70 percent women, continuing the firm’s trend of female-dominated shareholder classes. Lisa Karen Atkins Balch & Bingham recently welcomed five attorneys into the firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2018. The attorneys in the Birmingham office elected to the firm’s partnership are Thomas DeBray, partner in the Litigation Practice, Martha Legg Miller, partner in the Corporate Practice, and Jesse Unkenholz, partner in the Energy Practice. Thomas DeBray Jesse Unkenholz Martha Legg Miller Daniel B. Feldman and Jon E. Lewis announce the change of their firm’s name to Lewis and Feldman, L.L.C. Dominick Feld Hyde, P.C. is pleased to announce that Susan Dominick Doughton has become the managing attorney of the firm. Announcements and specializes in Probate matters, Bankruptcy, Commercial & Corporate Law, Intellectual Property, and Contract Law. Contact the firm at (205) 967-0901 or visit www. mosespc.com. David Selby Randall May Julia T. Cochrun and W. Whitney Seals announce the opening of Cochrun & Seals, LLC, located in The Title Building at 300 Richard Arrington, Jr. Boulevard North, Suite 300, Birmingham, Alabama 35203. The firm concentrates on medical malpractice, consumer law and personal injury litigation. Longtime Lightfoot, Franklin & White LLC partner Wynn M. Shuford has accepted a position with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration in Arlington, Virginia. Shuford, who was with Lightfoot for nearly 25 years and recently Wynn M. Shuford finished out a term as its managing partner, will work in the Civil Litigation Section in the Office of Chief Counsel. David L. Selby, II, a partner in the Bailey & Glasser, LLP Birmingham office, was recently appointed to a leadership position in the Atrium Medical Corporation C-Qur Hernia Mesh MDL. In addition, Mr. Selby has been appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in the Smith & Nephew Hip Implant MDL which is pending in the United States District Court of Maryland. Christopher Burrell and Terrell Mc- Cants announce the formation of Burrell & McCants, LLC. The firm, based in Birmingham, will handle criminal defense, civil rights, and employment discrimination cases in all over the state. The firm’s address is 712 32nd Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233, and the phone number is (205) 202-5599. Moses & Moses, P.C. is pleased to announce that attorney Wm. Randall (Randy) May has joined the firm. Randy has been practicing law for over 35 years, is a Registered Patent Attorney, ◄ Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that six highly experienced Public Finance and Health Care Finance attorneys have joined the firm as Shareholders – J. Hobson “Hobby” Presley Jr., Kevin W. Beatty, John H. Burton Jr., Kathleen A. Collier, Kathryn J. Ottensmeyer, and David B. Ringelstein II. Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that Niya T. McCray, an attorney in the firm’s Birmingham office, has earned the Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) credential in the United States through the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). G Birmingham Bar Bulletin/ Spring 2018 39


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