Adams White Oliver Short & Forbus has provided legal services to citizens and businesses in East Alabama for over 100 years. The firm is a highly respected leader of the legal community. Our firm’s objective is to provide the highest quality legal representation to our clients in a prompt and effective manner. We believe in performing quality legal services for our clients at reasonable prices. We exist to serve our clients and to accommodate our clients’ needs.
The firm enjoys a national reputation as a Preeminent AV rated firm. This accomplishment is only attained by a small percentage of lawyers and firms in the East Alabama area. We believe it is truly a reflection of our past work and an indicator of the quality of work we intend to perform in the future. The firm has also been recognized by Best Lawyers and U. S. News Best Law Firms. Two current firm members have been recognized as Super Lawyers by Thompson Reuters.
The firm’s attorneys and staff are very familiar with the legal process and handle all types of legal matters, including litigation, personal injury, wrongful death, products liability, business disputes, domestic relations, real estate, banking, probate, worker’s compensation and criminal defense. Our firm has represented financial institutions and individuals in commercial and residential real estate transactions for years and possess one of the largest real estate title plants in East Alabama. Our firm also offers complete mediation services.
Firm members have been and continue to be active in state and local bar associations and various civic organizations. Two of its members, Jacob Walker, Jr. and Phillip E. Adams, Jr., have served as President of the Alabama State Bar.
No representation is made that the quality of the legal services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers.