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Kyle Johnson named Chairman of Central Alabama Community Foundation

Kyle Johnson was recently named Chairman of the Board of Directors of Central Alabama Community Foundation, a nonprofit philanthropic foundation that supports a wide range of charitable and civic programs. The Foundation administers funds in excess of $35,000,000. At Capell & Howard, Kyle’s practice consists primarily of mergers and acquisitions, estate planning and representing medical […]

April Wise is President-Elect of Rotary Club

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 completes mediation course at Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution

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.

Capell & Howard obtains summary judgment

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 […]

Richard Allen serves as parliamentary advisor to Lieutenant Governor

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 […]

Capell & Howard attorneys recognized

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 elected to Kiwanis Board of Directors

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 elected to Mayoral Young Professionals’ Council

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 […]

2013 Annual Labor & Employment Law Seminar

2013 Annual Labor & Employment Law Seminar

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 welcomes new associate

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 […]