Hatcher, Stubbs, Land, Hollis, & Rothschild, LLP is among Georgia's oldest law firms, tracing its roots back over 135 years to 1872, when Samuel Bass Hatcher began his practice in Columbus. Our proud heritage presents a challenge and guide to the present Firm to carry on our founders' legacy of professional excellence and community service, while adapting creatively to the ever-changing legal needs of our clients.
Hatcher Stubbs provides clients throughout Georgia and Alabama with a broad range of sophisticated legal services in the areas of litigation and alternative dispute resolution, estate planning and administration, business and tax planning, and real estate. The lawyers at Hatcher Stubbs have extensive experience and capabilities in their areas of legal practice, and our lawyers are regularly recognized by their peers as leaders in their practice fields. The Firm has achieved the highest rating for legal ability in Martindale-Hubbell, which is a recognition by our legal colleagues that we display the "highest levels of skill and integrity" Members of Hatcher Stubbs are also listed in Atlanta Magazine's Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers in America, and Who's Who in American Law.
A number of lawyers in the firm have been elected as Fellows in the American College of Tax Counsel, the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel, and the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. We also hold leadership positions in the Columbus Bar Association, the State Bar of Georgia, and American Bar Association and participate on a broad range of local, statewide, and national charitable, professional and religious boards, committees and organizations.
Hatcher Stubbs is organized into specialized practice groups that allow us to draw on our lawyers' specific knowledge and skills to best serve our clients' individual legal needs. We use a team approach to serving our clients, cooperatively seeking creative and practical solutions to complex legal problems in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
Since our founding, Hatcher Stubbs has sought to provide superior legal services to a wide variety of clients, including individuals, small and family businesses, major corporations, hospitals and physicians, financial institutions, tax-exempt organizations, and public sector boards and authorities. Evidence of Hatcher Stubbs' continuing success at achieving this goal is the caliber and loyalty of the Firm's clients. The close and long-standing relationships we maintain with our clients are a testimony to the depth and diversity of the Firm's expertise.
Since its earliest days, Hatcher Stubbs has been actively involved in the civic, cultural, religious and political affairs of our community. Through outreach and service efforts, attorneys and staff at Hatcher Stubbs strive to improve our community. Our Firm's reputation is built on over a century of professional excellence and community service. This commitment to our clients and our community is both our legacy and what guides what we do every day.