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Named Shareholders Once Again Recognized Among The Best Lawyers in America®


Birmingham, AL – White Arnold & Dowd P.C. is pleased to announce that J. Mark White, Stephen R. Arnold, and Augusta S. Dowd have been included in the most recent edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.  Now in its 24th year of publication, Best Lawyers is based entirely on a peer-review process.  According to Best Lawyers, “the methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.”

Mr. White was recognized in the following practice areas:

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants
  • Mediation

Mr. Arnold was again named a Best Lawyer in Family Law, a distinction he has enjoyed since 1983.  Ms. Dowd was acknowledged for her work in Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Environmental, and Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants.  Ms. Dowd was also recognized by her peers as the 2018 Birmingham Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year,” an honor only awarded to a single lawyer in each practice area and community.

About White Arnold & Dowd P.C.: From high-profile litigation to mediation and private disputes, the attorneys at AV-rated White Arnold & Dowd P.C. excel at finding creative strategies to minimize disruptions and help our clients keep moving forward in business and in life. We have a plan for the unplanned. For more information, visit

Kitty Rogers Brown
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