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Capell & Howard welcomes UA Law student W. Jackson Britton as summer associate in firm’s Montgomery office

On May 15, Capell & Howard welcomed summer law clerk W. Jackson Britton of Montgomery to the firm’s Montgomery office. Every summer, the firm invites top performing law school students to clerk with the firm to provide the future attorneys with not only real-world experience but also mentoring to help them expand their legal knowledge […]

Attorney K. Palmer Smith to retire from Capell & Howard, commercial real estate law after 41 years

After 44 years of practicing law and 41 years with Capell & Howard, attorney K. Palmer Smith has announced her plans to retire from the firm and its commercial real estate practice. Effective May 1, 2017, Palmer will assume the role of an of counsel attorney, remaining with the firm but trading in her current position as […]

Capell & Howard’s Richard H. Allen, J. Lister Hubbard offer public webinar on Ala. public contracts, procurement regulations

On April 19, Capell & Howard shareholder attorneys Richard H. Allen and J. Lister Hubbard delivered an open webinar on Alabama’s public contracts and procurement regulations. Still available to the public, the webinar focuses on the major features of the Alabama Public Works Law, Title 39, which address procurement of construction contracts, and the Alabama […]

Capell & Howard attorney Clinton A. Richardson elected vice president for Montgomery music nonprofit Clefworks

Capell & Howard attorney Clinton A. Richardson has been elected to serve as the 2017-2020 vice president for Clefworks Inc., a nonprofit organization created to promote the education and enjoyment of chamber music through a series of annual performances in Montgomery, Ala. Featuring classically trained musicians from around the world in collaboration with the performing […]

AIEC 2017 Spring Meeting to be held May 15-16 at Capell & Howard Montgomery office

Members of the Alabama Industrial Energy Consumers (AIEC) are set to hold their 12th annual Spring Meeting on May 15-16, 2017, in Montgomery, Ala. An association composed of companies owning and operating industrial facilities in Alabama, the AIEC addresses issues — particularly regulatory issues — impacting the provision of electric utility services to Alabama industrial customers and develops […]

3 Capell & Howard attorneys listed in Best Lawyers “2017 Women in the Law”

Capell & Howard attorneys K. Palmer Smith, Debra D. Spain and Barbara J. Wells have been named to the Best Lawyers list of “2017 Women in the Law.” First published in 1983, Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. With 44 years of experience in real estate law, […]

200+ professionals attend Capell & Howard’s 2017 Labor & Employment Law Seminar

More than 200 professionals across the Southeast attended Capell & Howard’s 2017 Labor & Employment Law Seminar, held Tuesday, March 14, on the campus of Auburn University Montgomery (AUM). An annual event, the seminar drew a large crowd of business owners, human resources professionals and legal counselors who attended to receive essential updates from Capell & Howard […]

Capell & Howard’s J. Lister Hubbard speaks to ANGA on competitive bid laws

On March 8, Capell & Howard attorney and shareholder J. Lister Hubbard spoke to members of the Alabama Natural Gas Association (ANGA) regarding Alabama’s competitive bid laws. A guest speaker at the association’s spring conference in Hoover, Lister presented and led a roundtable discussion concerning bid procedures under Titles 39 and 41 of the Alabama Code. […]

Capell & Howard’s Terrie Scott Morgan recognized as a “Lawyer of Distinction”

Capell & Howard attorney and shareholder Terrie Scott Morgan has been chosen to serve as a member of the Lawyers of Distinction, the fastest growing community of distinguished attorneys in the U.S. whose membership is limited only to the nation’s top 10 percent of lawyers. Terrie was nominated and accepted to be a “Lawyer of […]

Capell & Howard’s James “Jimmy” N. Walter Jr. elected as Alabama Law Foundation Fellow

Capell & Howard attorney and shareholder James “Jimmy” N. Walter Jr. has been elected as a Fellow of the Alabama Law Foundation. Election as a Fellow is recognition of an attorney’s outstanding dedication to the legal profession and to their community and is limited to 1 percent of Alabama State Bar membership. The Alabama Law […]