Burr & Forman Expands Mobile Office with addition of Construction Counsel

Displaying Matt Griffith.jpgBurr & Forman LLP recently announced the addition of Mobile-based counsel Matthew R. Griffith, a 2008 graduate of Faulkner Law, to the firm’s Construction Practice. Griffith joins Burr & Forman after having previously served as general counsel for one of the largest privately held architecture and engineering firms in Alabama. He brings experience in managing claims and litigation matters, along with corporate ethics and compliance, and enterprise risk management.

“As our clients benefit from the Southeast’s booming construction industry, we are responding to their needs by adding strength to our practice like Matt,” said Doug Anderson, Burr & Forman’s newly elevated Mobile office managing partner. “Matt’s experience as general counsel in the industry further adds to our ability to effectively add value to our clients’ business operations and serve as trusted legal advisors.”

He is a member of the American Bar Association’s Corporate Counsel Section, the Mobile Bar Association and the Alabama State Bar.

Griffith earned his undergraduate degree from Auburn University and his law degree from Faulkner Law at Faulkner University. While at Faulkner Law, he was a member of the Board of Advocates, the No. 17 Trial Advocacy Program in the country.

Burr & Forman’s experienced legal team serves clients with local, national, and international legal needs. With particular industry strengths in the financial institutions, health care and manufacturing sectors, the firm’s attorneys draw from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience to serve as trusted business advisors and legal counsel to help clients achieve their goals. Burr & Forman is a Southeast, regional firm with 300 attorneys and 11 offices in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. For more information, visit the firm’s website at www.burr.com.