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Cabaniss, Johnston, Gardner, Dumas & O'Neal LLP

Cabaniss, Johnston, Gardner, Dumas & O'Neal LLP
  • Established in 1887
  • Firm Size 31
  • For more than a century, Cabaniss, Johnston, Gardner, Dumas & O'Neal LLP has served its clients primarily in the area of civil law. Founded in 1887, the firm conducts one of the oldest continuous law practices in Alabama.
  • Peer Reviews 4.8/5.0 119 Reviews
    Peer Reviews (119 Reviews)
    4.8/5.0
    Client Reviews 100% Recommended 1 Review

About this firm

The firm maintains full-service law offices in Birmingham and Mobile, the two largest cities and economic centers in Alabama. The strategic north-south location of our offices and their respective spheres of practice, give us an ongoing statewide presence.

Recognized as the oldest continuous law practice in Birmingham and one of the oldest continuous practices in Alabama, the firm of Cabaniss, Johnston, Gardner, Dumas & O'Neal LLP has a distinguished history. The origins of the firm, which began in Birmingham in 1887, can be traced back to the firm's first lawyer, E.H. Cabaniss, who left the small Alabama town of Union Springs to travel to Birmingham to capitalize on the growth of industry and business in the rapidly growing southern town. There he formed Cabaniss & Banks. A merger in 1920 produced Cabaniss, Johnston, Cocke & Cabaniss. "Cabaniss, Johnston" has been a familiar and respected name in Alabama legal circles ever since.

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Areas of Practice (49)

Specific Practice Area and Industry Group Details across multiple offices:

  • Civil Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Federal Practice
  • Antitrust
  • Banking Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Consumer Finance
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Finance
  • Employee Benefits
  • Employment Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Executive Compensation
  • Erisa
  • Estates
  • Trusts
  • Estate Planning
  • General Practice
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor And Employment
  • Labor Law
  • Litigation
  • Maritime Law
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Mergers And Acquisitions
  • Municipal Law
  • Patents
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Real Estate
  • Real Property
  • Securities
  • Tax Law
  • Taxation
  • Timber And Logging Law
  • Trust Law
  • Trusts And Estates
  • Wills
  • Workers Compensation

People (31)

Peer Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 119 reviews
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  • Judgment

    4.8/5.0
  • Communication

    4.8/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.8/5.0

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Client Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 1 review
  • 100% client recommended 1 recommendation
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  • Responsiveness

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  • Quality of Service

    5.0/5.0
  • Value for Money

    5.0/5.0
  • C. Fred Daniels Read 1 review

    5.0/5.0 on 02/17/10

    Phenomenal. Very thorough. Doesn't hesitate to consult with other lawyers in the firm if there's a question about something he is not an expert in. Tr... Read more

    Phenomenal. Very thorough. Doesn't hesitate to consult with other lawyers in the firm if there's a question about something he is not an expert in. Truly a genuine caring individual.

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Diversity

Our Firm is strongly committed to the goal of diversity in the workplace. We represent clients from throughout the State of Alabama, the United States, and abroad. We value highly the perspectives, insights, and varied experiences that are provided by a diverse workforce.

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Bar Register Practice Areas

Bar Register Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Transportation Law
Real Estate Law
Patent, Trademark, Copyright and Unfair Competition
Insurance Law
Medical Malpractice
Tax Law
Civil Trial Practice
Corporate Law
Partnership Law
Health Care Law
Construction Law
Pension and Profit Sharing
Mergers and Acquisitions
Securities Law
Appellate Practice
Insurance Defense
Business Law
Intellectual Property Law
Trusts and Estates, Wills and Probate
Employment Benefits Law
Nonprofit and Tax Exempt Organizations
General Practice
Banking Law
Labor and Employment Law
Environmental Law

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