Gregory S. Ritchey | Birmingham Construction Lawyer
Gregory S. Ritchey
Experienced Products Liability, Construction, Warranty and Defense Litigation Attorney
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Experienced Alabama Products Liability, Construction, Warranty, Employment, and Insurance Defense Litigation Attorney with Ritchey & Ritchey, P.A. Recognized as a Top Lawyer in B-Metro: The Magazine of Metro Birmingham Living in its March 2010, 2011 and 2012 issues. In 2012, named a “Top Rated Lawyer” in Construction Law by American Lawyer Media. American Lawyer Media publishes national and regional magazines, as well as newspapers. This recognition was published in the November issue of The American Lawyer and Corporate Counsel magazines. The Alabama Rules of Professional Conduct require the following disclosure: "No representation is made that the quality of the legal services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers." Alabama Rules of Professional Conduct Rule 7.2(e) (2002).
What are the top legal services your firm provides?
Construction law; Products Liability; Sexual/Racial Harassment/Discrimination defense; Landlord-Tenant; Insurance; Insurance Defense, Warranty disputes, Manufactured homes
What is your approach or philosophy when representing a client?
We are one of the oldest law firms in Birmingham as well as Alabama, founded in 1959 on a simple premise: provide clients with the guidance and expertise of a large law firm but with the service and value of a small law firm.
How do you keep current on new information pertaining to your specialty?
We incorporated the latest legal technologies into our practice. These advancements include weekly updates on Court rulings in Alabama.
|Attorney||Ritchey & Ritchey, PA||Birmingham, Alabama||20 years|
|University of Alabama School of Law||J.D.||Law School||1988|
|University of Alabama||BS||Business||1985|
|State / Court||Date|
|Alabama State Bar||1988|
|United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit||1988|
|United States District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama||1988|
- Member of the Alabama State Bar and the Birmingham Bar Association (served on the Birmingham Bar Association’s Executive Committee (1998, 2006, 2007); past-President of the Young Lawyers Section (President 1998; Vice President 1996) Executive Committee (1994-1998); Birmingham Bar Foundation, Board of Directors (2008, 2009, 2010); Member Benefits Committee (Chairman, 1993), Grievance Committee and a member of the Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section. Other memberships include the National Fire Protection Association, the Alabama Associated General Contractors, the Manufactured Housing Institute-Lawyer’s Committee and Alabama Manufactured Housing Institute.
Honors & Awards
- Phi Delta Phi
Reported Decisions: Ex parte No. 1 Steel Products, Inc. (Doc. No. 1091981, Special Term, 07/29/2011); Watson v. Lincare, Inc., Case CV2:10-cv-00447-CSC (M.D. Ala, 07/27/11); Redman Home Builders Co. v. Lewis, 513 F. Supp.2d 1299 (S.D. Ala. 2007); Strickland v. Champion Enterprises, Inc., 2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 46329 (M.D. Ala. 2007); BankAmerica Hous. Servs. v. Lee, 833 So. 2d 609 (Ala. 2002); Southern Energy Homes, Inc. v. Davis, 776 So. 2d 770 (Ala. 2001); BankAmerica Hous. Servs. v. Matthews, 718 So. 2d 86 (Ala. Civ. App. 1998); Transit Homes of Am. v. Homes of Legend, Inc., 173 F. Supp. 2d 1192 (N.D. Ala. 2001); Transit Homes of Am. v. Homes of Legend, Inc., 173 F. Supp. 2d 1185 (N.D. Ala. 2001); American Motorists Ins. Co. v. Southern Sec. Life Ins. Co., 80 F. Supp. 2d 1285 (M.D. 2000); American Motorists Ins. Co. v. Southern Sec. Life Ins. Co., 80 F. Supp. 2d 1280 (M.D. 2000).
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|(1985) Bachelor of Science, University of Alabama. Verified.||May 07, 2012|
|(1988) Licensed as Attorney in Alabama. Verified with Alabama State Bar .||May 07, 2012|
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Personal Jurisdiction(2012-05-06 14:52:40)
Supreme Court of Alabama granted Petition for Writ of Mandamus finding that a one-time purchase was an insufficient basis for personal jurisdiction over an out of state company.
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace(2012-05-06 15:05:16)
Employers can take steps to help prevent sexual harassment claims.
ARE WORKPLACE POST-ACCIDENT INVESTIGATIVE REPORTS DISCOVERABLE?(2013-11-05 16:25:44)
Alabama Supreme Court finds post-investigative report was privileged and not subject to being produced as it was protected by the work-product doctrine
Claims against Co-employees(2013-11-05 16:38:20)
An injured employee may only pursue claims against a co-employee in cases involving willful conduct.
Recognized as a Top Lawyer in B-Metro: The Magazine of Metro Birmingham Living in its March 2010, 2011 and 2012 issues. In 2012, named a “Top Rated Lawyer” in Construction Law by American Lawyer Media. American Lawyer Media publishes national and regional magazines, as well as newspapers. This recognition was published in the November issue of The American Lawyer and Corporate Counsel magazines.
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1910 28th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35209
The attorneys at Ritchey & Ritchey, PA practice in all courts throughout the State of Alabama.
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