Birmingham, AL:

Porterfield, Harper, Mills, Motlow & Ireland, P.A.

Porterfield, Harper, Mills, Motlow & Ireland, P.A.
  • Birmingham, AL
  • 22 Inverness Center Parkway, Suite 600, Birmingham, AL 35242-4893
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    4.6/5.0 (78)
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About our Birmingham, AL: office

The law firm of Porterfield, Harper, Mills, Motlow & Ireland, P.A., with an emphasis on trial work, appeals and business representation, places great emphasis on professionalism and preparation for clients on a state, regional, and national level. The firm handles a variety of civil litigation cases, involving personal injury, automobile, product liability, premises liability, medical malpractice, building and construction defect cases, business torts litigation, workers' compensation, professional liability, real estate, probate, and class action defense.

Porterfield, Harper, Mills, Motlow & Ireland, P.A., prides itself on hiring highly qualified attorneys, many of whom graduated with high honors from universities such as Washington and Lee, Vanderbilt, Alabama, and Cumberland School of Law. Larry Harper, a senior partner, acknowledges that "What makes an effective defense trial lawyer is a combination of preparation, flexibility, persuasiveness, sincerity, and an enjoyment of trial work. You cannot fool twelve people on a jury. It doesn't matter how good a lawyer you are, you must be sincere and you must be able to think on your feet."

Located in Birmingham, Alabama, Porterfield, Harper, Mills, Motlow & Ireland, P.A., practices in every county in the state of Alabama. We have lawyers admitted to every Federal Court in Alabama as well as the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta and the United States Supreme Court.

Office Details

Contact Information:
205-980-5000  Phone
205-677-0155  Phone
205-980-5001  Fax
www.phm-law.com
Mailing Address:
22 Inverness Center Parkway, Suite 600, Birmingham, AL 35242-4893
Office Size:
14
Year Established:
1961
Clients
REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS: Acceptance Risk Managers; Admiral Insurance Co.; Aetna; Alabama Automobile Insurance Plan; Alabama Hospital Association Trust; Alabama Insurance Guaranty Associates; Alabama Title Co.; American Hardware Mutual Insurance Co.; American Liberty Insurance Company; Associates Insurance Co.; Attorneys Insurance Mutual of Alabama; The Baptist Health System, Inc.; Big B, Inc.; Bruno's, Inc.; Burlington Ins. Group; CIGNA; CNA; Chrysler First Financial Service; Colony Insurance Co.; Connecticut Specialty Insurance Group; Constitution State Insurance Co.; Crawford & Co.; Employers Mutual Casualty; Equitable Life Assurance Society of the U.S.; Evanston National Insurance Company; Farmers Insurance Group; Figgie International; GAB Robins; GMBH, Inc.; Gallagher Bassett Services; General Star Insurance; Guaranty National Insurance Company; The Hanover Insurance Co.; The Hartford Insurance Group; Harley Davidson Corp.; Harleysville Insurance Company; Harnischfeger Corp.; Horace Mann Insurance Co.; Integon Insurance Company; K-Mart; Knauf Fiberglass; Lloyd Nolan Hospital; McDonald's Corporation; Midland National Life; Monaco Coach Corporation; Monumental General Insurance Group; Motorist Mutual Insurance; National American Insurance Co.; North American Specialty Insurance Company; Old American Insurance Co.; Orion Group; Pfizer Pharmaceutical Co.; Providian Direct Insurance Company; Ranger Insurance; Southern Risk Services, Inc.; The St. Paul Insurance Co.; Sunbeam Corporation; Terex Corp.; The Travelers; Wausau Insurance Company; White Consolidated Industries; ALFA Insurance; Zurich American Insurance Company.
Clients
REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS: CIGNA; St. Paul Insurance Co.; The Travelers; Figgie International; White Consolidated Industries; Terex Corp.; Wausau Insurance; Baptist Health Systems, Inc.; Bruno's, Inc.; Harley Davidson, Inc.; Zurich American Insurance Company.

Areas of Practice (12)

Specific Areas of Practice for our Birmingham office:

  • Appeals and Briefs
  • Automobile
  • Class Action Defense
  • Construction Defect Litigation
  • Insurance Defense Litigation
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Premises Liability
  • Prison Health Defense
  • Products Liability
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Wrongful Death

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Peer Reviews

  • 4.6/5.0 (78 reviews)
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.6/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.6/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.7/5.0
  • Communication

    4.6/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.7/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Review for Robert W. Heath by a Partner on 11/16/12 in Workers Compensation

    Rob Heath is a very talented, driven, hard-working attorney. He should be given the highest rating allowed in my opinion.

    Rob Heath is a very talented, driven, hard-working attorney. He should be given the highest rating allowed in my opinion. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Review for Robert W. Heath by a Partner on 10/19/12 in Civil Litigation

    I have known Mr. Heath in the legal community for several years and have been side by side in litigation with him. He is a very good lawyer and maintains the highest ethical character. I recommend that he receive an "AV" rating.

    I have known Mr. Heath in the legal community for several years and have been side by side in litigation with him. He is a very good lawyer and maintains the highest ethical character. I recommend that he receive an "AV" rating. Read less

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Bar Registry

  • Insurance Defense

  • Medical Malpractice

  • Professional Liability

Birmingham, Alabama

  • Birmingham, AL
    22 Inverness Center Parkway, Suite 600
    Birmingham, AL 35242-4893

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