William Virgil Powell, Jr.

William Virgil Powell, Jr.: Attorney with Powell & Denny, P.C.

Biography

Mr. Powell graduated from the University of Alabama in 1989 and is a 1992 graduate of Cumberland School of Law. He was admitted to the Alabama State Bar in September of 1992 and to the Tennessee State Bar in March 1994. Mr. Powell has also been admitted to the U.S District Court for the Northern District of Alabama and the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Mr. Powell's primary areas of focus have been in the field of Workers' Compensation, Social Security Disability, SSI and claims for Personal Injuries. Mr. Powell is currently President of the Birmingham Bar's Workers' Compensation section, past President of the Alabama Associations for Justice Workers' Compensation Section, a member of the Alabama Workers' Compensation Organization (AWCO), a member in the National Organization of Social Security Representatives (NOSSCR), a member of the Alabama and Tennessee State Bar Associations, a member of the Birmingham Bar Association, a member of the Alabama Association for Justice, a member of the Alabama Civil Justice Foundation, a member of the Tom Robinson Society Workers' Compensation Group and a member of the Alabama State Bar Workers' Compensation Section. Mr. Powell has been certified as an "Advocate" by the Association of Trial Lawyers of America and has spoken at various seminars on issues dealing with Alabama's Workers' Compensation law.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Workers Compensation
  • Social Security Disability
  • Personal Injury

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
256-705-3510  Phone
256-705-3513  Fax
www.powellanddenny.com
University Attended:
University of Alabama, B.A., 1989
Law School Attended:
Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, J.D., 1992
Year of First admission:
1992
Admission:
1992, Alabama; 1994, Tennessee; 1992, United States District Court-Northern District of Alabama; 2015, United States District Court-Middle District of Alabama; 1994, United States Circuit Court for the 11th Circuit
Birth Information:
January 28, 1967
Certifications:
( Certified as an Advocate by the Association of Trial Laywers of America )
ISLN:
914005924

Peer Reviews

  • 4.3/5.0 (9)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 12/30/13 in Workers Compensation on 12/30/13

    William Powell is an excellent attorney and a leader in our local bar.

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    William Powell is an excellent attorney and a leader in our local bar.

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/18/13 in Workers Compensation on 06/18/13

    William Powell possesses the highest level of ethics and professionalism. He should be AV rated.

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    William Powell possesses the highest level of ethics and professionalism. He should be AV rated.

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 06/17/13 in Workers Compensation on 06/17/13

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/04/13 in Workers Compensation on 06/04/13

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/02/13 in Workers Compensation on 06/02/13

    William is an experienced workers' compensation attorneys. One of the best around. He works hard for his clients and cares about his work.

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    William is an experienced workers' compensation attorneys. One of the best around. He works hard for his clients and cares about his work.

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    4.8/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 06/03/13 in Workers Compensation on 06/03/13

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    4.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 12/29/13 in Workers Compensation on 12/29/13

    I have worked professionally with Mr. William and i must say that he is an expert in this area. I enjoyed working with him.

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    I have worked professionally with Mr. William and i must say that he is an expert in this area. I enjoyed working with him.

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    4.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 06/04/13 in Workers Compensation on 06/04/13

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    1.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 06/01/13 in Workers Compensation on 06/01/13

    William is not only an excellen lawyer but is also a very effective cle speaker and committee chair

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    William is not only an excellen lawyer but is also a very effective cle speaker and committee chair

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Client Reviews

  • 4.5/5.0 (6)
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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    5.0/5.0 on 11/09/17 on 11/09/17

    I would highly recommend Mr William Powell Jr. Very professional, polite and knowledgeable in his field.

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    I would highly recommend Mr William Powell Jr. Very professional, polite and knowledgeable in his field.

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    5.0/5.0 on 10/18/17 on 10/18/17

    I would recommend anyone that has an injury or needs social security to let Mr.POWELL HANDLE THE CASE. BECAUSE HE GETS THE JOB DONE RIGHT & QUICKLY..HE KNOWS WHAT TO DO...

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    I would recommend anyone that has an injury or needs social security to let Mr.POWELL HANDLE THE CASE. BECAUSE HE GETS THE JOB DONE RIGHT & QUICKLY..HE KNOWS WHAT TO DO & DOES IT RIGHT.

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    5.0/5.0 on 10/18/17 on 10/18/17

    Mr Powell is one of the best,hard working attorneys I have had the opportunity to work with.He is a man who is definitely concerned about his clients. If you're in need o...

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    Mr Powell is one of the best,hard working attorneys I have had the opportunity to work with.He is a man who is definitely concerned about his clients. If you're in need of an attorney in his field of expertise,I recommend that you give him a call,I would use him again should the need arise

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    3.8/5.0 on 12/06/10 on 12/06/10

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  • William Virgil Powell, Jr.

    3.0/5.0 on 01/18/11 on 01/18/11

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