Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers, LLP

Established in 1965

Law Firm in Birmingham, AL

Attorney Awards
AV Preeminent
Attorney Awards
AV Preeminent

Areas of Law

  • Civil Trial Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Arson And Insurance Fraud
  • Fraud
  • Automobile Litigation
  • Aviation Law
  • Business Law
  • Construction Law
  • Education Law
  • Employment Law
  • Estate Planning; Estate Administration
  • Extra-Contractual Damage Litigation
  • Governmental Relations
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Property Insurance
  • Subrogation
  • Trucking Litigation
  • Workers' Compensation

Firm Details

Year Established
1965
Firm Size
110
Representative Clients
REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS: Ace USA; Allied Ready Mix; AT&T; Cagle's, Inc.; Caterpillar Inc.; Chubb Group of Insurance Co.; Claims Management Services; Crawford & Company; Crown Cork & Seal Company, Inc.; Chrysler, LLC; Chrysler Motors, LLC; Delta Airlines, Inc.; E.I. Dupont De Nemours & Company; Federated Mutual Insurance Co.; GAB Robins; Gallagher Bassett; Gold Kist, Inc.; Great American Insurance Company; Interstate Brands Corp.; Kemper Group; Keystone Foods, LLC; Liberty Mutual; Lowe's; Lucent Technologies; Marriott; Mazda Motor Corporation; McDonald's; Mitsubishi Motors Corporation; Royal & Sunalliance; RSKCo; Sedgwick; Shepard Center; Sony Music, Inc.; State Farm Fire & Casualty Co.; St. Paul Travelers; Sumitomo Insurance Company; The Zenith Insurance Company; Wausau Insurance Companies; Winn Dixie; Zurich N.A.; Zurich North American.

Client Reviews

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  • 100% client recommended 4 recommendations
  • 5.0/5.0 4 reviews
  • Communication

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  • Responsiveness

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  • Quality of Service

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  • Value for Money

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Ms. Rebecca E. Strickland on 06/29/13 in Trusts and Estates

    Outstanding, competent, extremely smart, talented

    Outstanding, competent, extremely smart, talented

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Mr. Cabell DuPre Townsend on 11/19/12 in Workers Compensation

    Mr. Townsend is very personable and knowledgeable in the realm of Georgia Workers Compensation. He gives a good analysis of the positives and negatives to a case so the client can make the best decision. Mr. Townsends office is very efficient with p... Read more

    Mr. Townsend is very personable and knowledgeable in the realm of Georgia Workers Compensation. He gives a good analysis of the positives and negatives to a case so the client can make the best decision. Mr. Townsends office is very efficient with paperwork and communications.

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Mr. Todd Allen Brooks on 09/21/12 in Workers Compensation

    By far the best workers' compensation defense lawyer in the State of Georgia

    By far the best workers' compensation defense lawyer in the State of Georgia

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Ms. Jennifer Lauren Nichols on 02/03/11 in Personal Injury

    Mrs. Nichols was actually assigned by my insurance agency. I would definitely recommend her. She is very professional but able to make you feel at ease. She was great to work with, even though it was a stressful ordeal.

    Mrs. Nichols was actually assigned by my insurance agency. I would definitely recommend her. She is very professional but able to make you feel at ease. She was great to work with, even though it was a stressful ordeal.

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Peer Reviews

  • 4.9/5.0 510 reviews
  • Legal Knowledge

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  • Analytical Capability

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  • Judgment

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  • Communication

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  • Legal Experience

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Ms. Joanna Sungah Jang by a Managing Partner on 11/19/15 in Workers Compensation

    Joanna is an excellent lawyer. She is someone that you want on your team.

    Joanna is an excellent lawyer. She is someone that you want on your team.

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Ms. Jessica M. Phillips by a Partner on 07/28/14 in Arson and Insurance Fraud

    During all of my personal interactions with Ms. Phillips, she has always demonstrated superior general ethical standards and legal ability.

    During all of my personal interactions with Ms. Phillips, she has always demonstrated superior general ethical standards and legal ability.

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Ms. Melissa Kaye Kahren by a Partner on 03/25/13 in First Party Insurance Defense

    Melissa is a very knowledgeable attorney who expends the time and energy necessary to assist younger lawyers in developing their legal skills. She has always practiced in a cooperative way even when faced with other lawyers who do not.

    Melissa is a very knowledgeable attorney who expends the time and energy necessary to assist younger lawyers in developing their legal skills. She has always practiced in a cooperative way even when faced with other lawyers who do not.

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Ms. Ketsia Martine Cumbermack by a Staff Lawyer on 02/07/13 in Workers Compensation

    She is an outstanding lawyer of the highest ethical standards. She is very intelligent and extremely hard working. I would highly recommend her as an attorney.

    She is an outstanding lawyer of the highest ethical standards. She is very intelligent and extremely hard working. I would highly recommend her as an attorney.

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Mr. Cabell DuPre Townsend by an Of Counsel on 10/08/12 in Litigation

    Cab is an outstanding defense attorney. His analytical skills and practical knowledge are indespenseable.

    Cab is an outstanding defense attorney. His analytical skills and practical knowledge are indespenseable.

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Ms. Joanna Sungah Jang by an Of Counsel on 11/11/15 in Workers Compensation

    Well informed, knowledgeable, and reasonable in her approach to defending cases.

    Well informed, knowledgeable, and reasonable in her approach to defending cases.

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Ms. Jessica M. Phillips by a Partner on 07/28/14 in Civil Litigation

    During all of my personal interactions with Ms. Phillips, she has always demonstrated superior general ethical standards and legal ability.

    During all of my personal interactions with Ms. Phillips, she has always demonstrated superior general ethical standards and legal ability.

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Ms. Melissa Kaye Kahren by a Partner on 03/08/13 in Insurance Coverage Defense

    Melissa is a fantastic attorney. She is an expert in insurance coverage defense.

    Melissa is a fantastic attorney. She is an expert in insurance coverage defense.

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Ms. Ketsia Martine Cumbermack by a Sole Practitioner on 02/11/13 in Workers Compensation Defense

    I am a Claimant's attorney representing injured workers and in the realm of workers compensation practice, we generally see the same insurance companies and the same insurance defense firms across the spectrum of hundreds of cases. I have had the ple... Read more

    I am a Claimant's attorney representing injured workers and in the realm of workers compensation practice, we generally see the same insurance companies and the same insurance defense firms across the spectrum of hundreds of cases. I have had the pleasure of working with Ms. Cumbermack on numerous cases and am proud, very proud, to state that she handles every single case with the highest of integrity and capability, even when the issues are disputed.

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  • 5.0/5.0

    Review for Mr. Cabell DuPre Townsend by an Of Counsel on 10/08/12 in Real Estate

    Cab is a well-respected lawyer and an incredible person. His anlytical skills and practical knowledge are key to his success.

    Cab is a well-respected lawyer and an incredible person. His anlytical skills and practical knowledge are key to his success.

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