April Wise is the new President-Elect of the Montgomery Capital Rotary Club, effective July 1, 2013. An affiliate of Rotary International, the Montgomery Capital Rotary Club supports various local civic and charitable causes, including Partners in Education and Lunches for Learning. April has previously served as a member of the Club’s board of directors. April […]
Jimmy Walter has successfully completed 18 hours of training in STAR: A Systematic Approach to Mediation Strategies offered by the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University School of Law. The Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution has been consistently ranked as the number one dispute resolution program in the United States.
On May 29, 2013, Capell & Howard obtained summary judgment on all claims against CDG Engineers & Associates in a case involving defects in a concrete floor slab of an industrial building project constructed for the City of Opp. The case is styled Double B Construction Co. v. City of Opp, 23 CV 2010-000024.00 (Circuit Court of […]
As the 2013 Regular Session of the Alabama Legislature came to a close last month, General Richard F. Allen completed his first legislative session as parliamentary advisor to Lieutenant Governor Kay Ivey, President of the State Senate. Allen was appointed by Lieutenant Governor Ivey in January 2013. His duties include advising the Lieutenant Governor on […]
The annual publication Alabama Super Lawyers recently selected for inclusion in the 2013 issue seven attorneys from Capell & Howard. Candidates are evaluated on twelve indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement and no more than 5% of all attorneys in the State are selected. They are: James N. Walter (Business Litigation); Richard H. Allen […]
Allen Sheehan was recently elected to the board of directors of the Kiwanis Club of Montgomery. The Kiwanis Club of Montgomery is a civic organization dedicated to meeting the needs of youth in the River Region. It is the second largest Kiwanis club in the world, among approximately 8,000 clubs affiliated with Kiwanis International.
April Wise was recently elected to serve on the Montgomery Mayoral Young Professionals’ Council. Mayor Todd Strange meets monthly with the Council and solicits their input and suggestions regarding community issues. April was elected to the Council by the alumni of Emerge Montgomery’s Torchbearers Leadership Classes, a nine-month experiential leadership program designed to equip young professionals […]
Capell & Howard, P.C. and the Montgomery Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Managers (SHRM), cordially invite you to attend the second annual Labor & Employment Law Seminar on March 11, 2013. This free, informative event will cover a wide range of topics presented by various lawyers with backgrounds in labor and employment law. Seminar […]
Capell & Howard is pleased to announce that Allison Marshall Wright has joined the firm as an associate in its Opelika office. Allison received her B.S. in Business from Auburn University in 1991, and her J.D. from Cumberland School of Law in 1996. She was admitted to the Alabama State Bar in 1996. Allison was […]
Capell & Howard is pleased to announce that W. Allen Sheehan, William R. Cunningham, and Richard F. Calhoun Jr. have been admitted as shareholders of the firm, effective January 1, 2013. Allen, Will, and Richard joined the firm as associates in 2007. Allen’s practice is primarily in general civil litigation, including alternative dispute resolution, debt collection, […]