Firm Profile

Helmsing, Leach, Herlong, Newman & Rouse, P.C.
The LaClede Building, Suite 2000
150 Government Street
P.O. Box 2767
Mobile, AL 36652
United States
(251) 432.5521

Firm Details

Helmsing, Leach, Herlong, Newman & Rouse, P.C. was founded in 1976 when successful partners of larger law firms joined forces to create a firm that could effectively offer a diverse array of legal services with enthusiasm, expertise, and confidence. As a full service firm of medium size, we combine the best characteristics of a smaller firm's vibrancy with the breadth and capacity normally attributed with larger firms. Since 1976, we have been advisors and counselors to businesses, professionals, families, and individuals. Please visit our website at


Jim Newman
Managing Partner

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in Alabama in Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law with 2 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Mobile in Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Mobile in Litigation - Real Estate with 3 lawyers


Jeffery Hartley
Bankruptcy / Creditor's Rights
Jim Newman
Commercial Litigation
Warren Herlong
Eminent Domain / Condemnation
Casey Pipes
Land Use / Zoning / Municipal
Joe Babington
Product Liability
Robert Rouse
Trusts and Estates

Firm Practice Areas

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts and Estates