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Capell & Howard places 2nd in Opelika Burger Wars, competition benefiting East Ala. Food Bank

On June 3, a Capell & Howard team of attorneys and staff members received second place in the third annual Opelika Burger Wars competition, held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on North Railroad Avenue in Downtown Opelika, Ala. Representing the firm were attorneys Shapard D. Ashley, Richard F. Calhoun Jr., R. Brooke Lawson III, Robert “Bob” T. […]

Capell & Howard’s Clinton A. Richardson expands legal practice to include alternative dispute resolution services

Capell & Howard attorney Clinton A. Richardson has expanded his legal practice to now include alternative dispute resolution services for clients throughout Alabama. Alternative dispute resolution is a practice in which methods such as mediation and arbitration are utilized, in lieu of litigation, to settle disputes. Trained by and now registered with the Alabama Center for […]

AIEC holds 12th annual Spring Meeting at Capell & Howard Montgomery office

AIEC holds 12th annual Spring Meeting at Capell & Howard Montgomery office

The Alabama Industrial Energy Consumers (AIEC) held its 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 public policy for electricity across the state. Joining AIEC members […]

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 […]