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Copeland, Franco, Screws & Gill, P.A. Law Firm - Montgomery, AL -

Law Office: Copeland, Franco, Screws & Gill, P.A.

The firm was founded in 1947 by Hon. Richard T. Rives, who was joined by John C. Godbold, as a general civil trial and business firm. Three of its senior partners have become members of the federal judiciary and one is currently a Judge of the 15th Judicial Circuit of Alabama (Montgomery) (Hon. Richard T. Rives, former Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; Hon. John C. Godbold, former Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits; and Hon. Truman M. Hobbs, former Chief Judge of the U.S. Middle District of Alabama), Truman M. Hobb, Jr. as Circuit Judge.

The firm has participated in over 400 published cases during the past 60 years and practices regionally in a...

The firm was founded in 1947 by Hon. Richard T. Rives, who was joined by John C. Godbold, as a general civil trial and business firm. Three of its senior partners have become members of the federal judiciary and one is currently a Judge of the 15th Judicial Circuit of Alabama (Montgomery) (Hon. Richard T. Rives, former Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; Hon. John C. Godbold, former Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits; and Hon. Truman M. Hobbs, former Chief Judge of the U.S. Middle District of Alabama), Truman M. Hobb, Jr. as Circuit Judge.

The firm has participated in over 400 published cases during the past 60 years and practices regionally in all areas of civil trial and business law. Its members participate extensively in local and state bar activities and as faculty for Continuing Education in Trial Practice, Civil and Appellate Procedure, Insurance Coverage, Administrative Law, Products Liability, Environmental Law, Trust Law, Tax Law, Domestic Relations Law, and Real Estate Law.


Practise Areas

  • General Civil Practice
  • Trial Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Class Actions
  • Corporate Law
  • Personal
  • Products Injury
  • Commercial Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Utility Law
  • Motor Carrier Law
  • Probate
  • Family Law
Year Established
1947
Firm Size
14
State Bar Summary

(All Attorneys in the Firm are Members of the Montgomery County Bar Association and the Alabama State Bar).

Portfolio Customers
Representative Client: Preferred Life Insurance Co.
Portfolio Customers
REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS: Financial, Insurance and Investment Groups: Wachovia Bank, N.A.; Compass Bank; Bank Trust; Superior Bank; The New England Life Insurance Company; Associates First Capital Corp.; Associates Financial Services; First Family Financial Services; TranSouth Financial Corp.; American National Bank; AVCO Financial. Real Estate, Construction and Development: Walter Industries, Inc.; Wynlakes Development Co.; Alabama Homebuilders Association; Carr, Riggs & Ingram; Andrew & Dawson Contractors; J.P. King Auction Co., Inc.; Aronov Realty Company, Inc. Industrial: Martin Marietta Materials, Inc.; Sacred Heart Health System, Inc.; U.S. Pipe & Foundry Co., Inc.; Sanders Lead Co., Inc.; KW Plastics; Porter Properties, Inc.; PHD Hotels, Inc. Associations: Alabama Education Association; Alabama Optometric Association; Alabama Retail Association; Alabama Retired State Employee Association. Transportations: Foshee Trucking; Riverside Trucking Co., Inc.; Wiley Sanders Truck Lines, Inc.; W.S. Newell, Inc.; Montgomery Area Association of Realtors. Telecommunications: WinStar Communications, Inc.; Level 3 Communications; Hyperion Communications of Alabama; AFC Enterprises.
Other REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS: Montgomery City-County Personnel Board; Hatton, Brown Publishers; Huntingdon College; Continental Grain Co.; General Electric Co.; Schering Plough Corp.; Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories; IBP, Inc.; Jefferson-Smurfit Corp.; Walter Industries; Merrill Lynch, Inc.; Elmore Sand & Gravel, Inc.; The MEGA Life and Health Insurance Co.; MBC-United Wholesale, LLC.
Approved ATTORNEYS FOR: First American Title Insurance Co.; Mississippi Valley Title Insurance Company.
Reference: Wachovia Bank, N.A.

Office Information

Website: http://www.copelandfranco.com

Law Company Address:

Copeland, Franco, Screws & Gill, P.A. 444 South Perry Street
P.O. Box 347
Montgomery, AL 36101-0347
U.S.A.

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