Capell & Howard attorney and shareholder W. Allen Sheehan has been selected to serve as a member of the Alabama State Bar’s highly regarded 2017 Leadership Forum Class 13. Created in 2005, the Leadership Forum annually provides 30 Alabama attorneys with a rigorous education and training process focused on servant leadership, ethics and career development.
Allen was selected as a member of the Leadership Forum Class 13 based on his impressive leadership qualities and dedicated service to the community.
Entry to the Leadership Forum is competitive, with approximately 40 percent of applicants chosen for the 30 positions available each year. In 2013, the American Bar Association awarded the Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum with the E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism Award, the nation’s leading award honoring the best professionalism programs and practices of law schools, bar associations, professional commissions and other law-related organizations.