Baxley, Dillard, McKnight & James

Law Firm in Birmingham, AL

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About This Firm

Founded in 1979 on completion of former Lieutenant Governor and Attorney General Baxley's third term in office, the firm became immediately involved in litigation and in negotiation and compromise of disputed claims arising under state and federal law. The firm's practice evolved into a diverse trial practice which now includes a balance of state/federal defendant/plaintiff professional service. The firm is listed in the Martindale Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, under Criminal Trial Practice, Personal Injury and Administrative Law.

Areas of Law

  • Commercial Litigation. Trial and Appellate Practice. Negligence
  • State Administrative
  • Criminal
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Contract Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Fraud Law
  • Probate and Corporate Law.

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4.8 out of 5.0

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Baxley, Dillard, McKnight & James
2008 Third Avenue South,
Birmingham, AL 35233






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 2008 Third Avenue South,
Birmingham, AL 35233


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