Paul O. Woodall, Jr.

Paul O. Woodall, Jr.

Jones Walker LLP

Recognized since 1995

Birmingham, Alabama

Practice Areas

Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2017 - Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
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Paul Woodall is a partner in the Corporate Practice Group. He provides broad-ranging counsel to business entities in the areas of general corporate representation, commercial transactions, and real estate. Paul has extensive experience in a variety of areas of business and transactional practice, including mergers and acquisitions, choice of entity, economic development incentives, product distribution, real estate, commercial lending, intellectual property, and cybersecurity. Paul routinely handles the preparation and negotiation of real estate purchase and sale agreements, commercial leases (for landlords and tenants), commercial real estate closings, opinion letters, and structuring economic development incentives. Paul has assisted a number of manufacturers in all phases of taking their products to market, including establishing distribution systems, handling dealer terminations, and developing product warranties. He also routinely prepares and negotiates agreements in connection with distributorships, inventory consignments, warehousing, supply arrangements, sales agency arrangements, franchising, and toll manufacturing. In addition, Paul has extensive experience in the many possible uses of limited liability companies and has spoken at a number of seminars on the topic of limited liability companies. He has prepared and negotiated a wide variety of operating agreements with respect to multiple-member limited liability companies. Finally, Paul regularly assists clients with trademark protection, including trademark applications, trademark licensing, as well as prosecuting and defending trademark oppositions.


  • 420 Twentieth Street North, Suite 1100
    Birmingham, AL 35203


  • The University of Alabama , JD, graduated 1995
  • Sewanee-The University of the South, BA, graduated 1991

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama, Alabama


  • Alabama State Bar - Member
  • American Bar Association, Sections of Business Law and Real Property, Probate and Trust Law - Member
  • Birmingham Bar Association - Member

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Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2017 - Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), Birmingham (2017)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)

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