For over a century the law firm of Rushton, Stakely, Johnston & Garrett, P.A., has been a highly respected leader of the legal community in Alabama. Founded in 1890, today it is a firm composed of lawyers emphasizing many important areas of legal practice. RSJ&G represents a broad spectrum of local, regional, national, and international businesses. The Firm advocates the causes of its clients in all federal and state courts, before government agencies, and in corporate boardrooms. The Firm is generally recognized as one of the premier defense law firms in Alabama.
The Firm's active and successful trial practice is conducted on a statewide basis by trial attorneys skilled and experienced in virtually all areas of civil litigation. Several RSJ&G members have been recognized for their trial skills by being selected as Fellows of the American College of Trial Lawyers. The Firm's litigators have vast experience in personal injury, insurance, general insurance defense, professional malpractice for physicians, accountants, attorneys, and other professional groups, antitrust, business and shareholder disputes, products liability, fraud, media legislation, employment, health care and environmental cases. The firm litigation practice has for decades been centered upon the defense of clients against a variety of tort and contract claims.
The Firm's corporate, business, tax, and real estate attorneys have efficiently and expertly represented major national, regional and local companies in mergers and acquisitions, securities matters and stock and bond financings, commercial real estate and title work, tax planning and controversies, and estate planning. The Firm has clients in both the public and private sectors.
Rushton, Stakely, Johnston & Garrett, P.A. is now in its second century of providing legal services to clients in Alabama and around the world. Its attorneys are innovative and remain abreast of the rapid changes occurring in each area of practice. The Firm is committed to providing excellent cost-efficient legal services to its ever-growing family of clients.