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Veteran’s Day 2019

Veteran’s Day 2019

On this Veteran’s Day, as well as every day of the year, we are eternally grateful and forever indebted to the heroic men and women who have answered the call of duty, made countless sacrifices, and put themselves in harm’s way to protect our inalienable rights, freedoms, and liberties. Our veterans: Hank Hutchinson, William Martin, […]

Capell & Howard Shareholder Barbara J. Wells elected as President of the Board of Directors for Women In Training

Capell & Howard Shareholder Barbara Jean Gilbert Wells was recently elected as President of the Board of Directors for Women In Training – WIT, a public charity created by 12-year-old twins, Brooke and Breanna Bennett. The non-profit’s signature program, #WITKITS, provides menstrual products and hygiene items to at-risk youth. WIT will host a special program this Saturday to educate […]

Capell & Howard Attorney Jerusha T. Adams Appointed Magistrate Judge

Capell & Howard Attorney Jerusha T. Adams Appointed Magistrate Judge

Jerusha T. Adams, a shareholder at Capell & Howard P.C., has been selected by the Judges of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama as a full-time Magistrate Judge. Managing Partner Courtney Williams said, “The firm is very pleased to congratulate Jerusha on her selection as a Magistrate Judge for the […]

W. Jackson Britton joins Capell & Howard P.C.

W. Jackson Britton joins Capell & Howard P.C.

Capell & Howard P.C. is pleased to welcome W. Jackson Britton to the firm. Jackson graduated magna cum laude from The University of Alabama in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in communications and received his juris doctorate from The University of Alabama School of Law in 2019. Jackson’s practice includes primarily civil litigation and covers […]

Capell & Howard recognized as Bronze Medallion Law Firm by Montgomery Volunteer Lawyers Program

Capell & Howard recognized as Bronze Medallion Law Firm by Montgomery Volunteer  Lawyers Program

October is Pro Bono Month, which celebrates the work by pro bono lawyers in Montgomery and throughout the state who serve communities by providing free civil legal aid to those in need. Capell & Howard was recently recognized by the Montgomery Volunteer Lawyers Program as a Bronze Medallion Law Firm for the firm’s efforts towards pro bono […]

Debby Spain named 2020 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” in the Montgomery area.

Debby Spain named 2020 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” in the Montgomery area.

September 12, 2019 — Capell & Howard P.C.  attorney Debby Spain was recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” for Trusts and Estates in the Montgomery area. She has specialized in estate and trust planning, probate and estate administration, charitable planning and estate and trust litigation with the Capell & […]

20 Capell & Howard attorneys listed in Best Lawyers; 3 named “Lawyer of the Year”

20 Capell & Howard attorneys listed in Best Lawyers; 3 named “Lawyer of the Year”

Capell & Howard P.C.  is pleased to announce that 20 of its lawyers have been included in the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Three of these attorneys (Lister Hubbard, Debby Spain and Courtney Williams) were also selected as “Lawyers of the Year”. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. […]

Russ Russell Named Readers’ Choice Best Attorney Runner-up for Real Estate

Russ Russell Named Readers’ Choice Best Attorney Runner-up for Real Estate

Attorney and Shareholder Russ Russell was recently named The Montgomery Advertiser’s Readers’ Choice Best of the Best Awards “Attorney – Real Estate” runner-up for his work in the Montgomery area. Russ concentrates his practice in the areas of real estate, business, and corporate and estate planning. The Montgomery Advertiser holds nominations annually for the awards […]

Attorney and Shareholder Bob Northcutt Named Chancellor for the Alabama – West Florida Conference of the United Methodist Church

Attorney and Shareholder Bob Northcutt Named Chancellor for the Alabama – West Florida Conference of the United Methodist Church

Attorney and Shareholder Bob Northcutt was confirmed as Chancellor for the Alabama – West Florida Conference of the United Methodist Church. The Chancellor serves as outside general counsel for the Alabama – West Florida Conference, which is made up of over 600 United Methodist Churches and its 139,000 members located throughout central and south Alabama and […]

Capell & Howard P.C. Takes First Place in Opelika Rotary’s Fifth-Annual Burger Wars

Capell & Howard P.C. Takes First Place in Opelika Rotary’s Fifth-Annual Burger Wars

Capell & Howard proudly took home 1st place in the corporate division of Opelika Rotary’s Burger Wars! The fifth-annual “Burger Wars” drew hundreds of people to downtown Opelika last Saturday. Nearly 30 grillers competed in three different categories for this year’s event. The firm’s “Burger She Wrote” Burger was comprised of ground ribeye from The Butcher Block, […]