J.D., The University of Alabama School of Law, 1999

B.A., Washington and Lee University, 1996

Bar Admissions:

Alabama, 1999

Admitted to Practice

U. S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court of Alabama

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

U. S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama

U. S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama

U. S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama

Judicial Clerkship

Judge William C. Thompson

Honors and Awards

Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating Award

Rick Hill is a shareholder in the firm’s litigation section. His practice focuses on civil rights defense law and administrative law. Mr. Hill’s civil rights defense law practice focuses on defending Alabama counties and their officials, sheriff’s offices and their employees, and state agencies and officials in litigation. Mr. Hill’s administrative law practice focuses primarily on representing large industrial consumers, telecommunications and electric companies before the Alabama Public Service Commission.

Rick was admitted to the Alabama State Bar in 1999 after completing his studies at the University of Alabama School of Law. Rick attended college at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia.

After law school, Rick worked as a staff attorney for Judge William C. Thompson on the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals.

He has tried numerous cases to verdict in both state and federal court and has numerous published opinions. Rick is married, has two children and is a member of First United Methodist Church, Montgomery.

Memberships, Affiliations, and Activities

American Bar Association

Federal Bar Association

Alabama State Bar - Insurance Programs Committee

Defense Research Institute

American Inns of Court, Hugh Maddox Chapter