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White Arnold & Dowd Announces Merger with Stockham & Stockham

Birmingham, AL – White Arnold & Dowd P.C. and Stockham & Stockham P.C. today announced they are merging into a law firm that blends vast experience and expertise while enhancing services to clients.

White Arnold & Dowd P.C. is well known for its work in high-profile cases, including complex civil and class-action litigation, matrimonial law, white-collar criminal defense, and probate and estate planning. Stockham & Stockham is highly regarded nationally for defending complex civil litigation lawsuits and also known for its appellate work.

The firm will retain the name White Arnold & Dowd P.C.

Connie Ray Stockham will lead the combined firm’s insurance defense litigation practice group.

“Here in Birmingham, the name White Arnold & Dowd represents the gold standard as far as law firms that deliver the very best to their clients,” she said. “It is a perfect fit for the reputation we built at Stockham & Stockham.”

Both firms are AV-rated, a designation that is an indication of the high level of their legal ability, work quality and ethical standards.

“We couldn’t be more delighted that our firms are coming together,” said Augusta Dowd, managing lawyer at White Arnold & Dowd P.C.. “Stockham & Stockham’s qualifications and skills will complement and bring a new dimension to the work we do.”

Mark White, one of White Arnold & Dowd P.C.’s founders, said the merger serves what has always been the firm’s primary focus. “For us, the first commitment is always to deliver the highest level of service to the client,” he said.

White Arnold & Dowd P.C. will maintain offices in downtown Birmingham and on Lakeshore Drive in Homewood.