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.
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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.
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.