Lightfoot Franklin & White

Trial and Appellate Counsel

Mac M. Moorer

Mr. Moorer is one of the eight partners who established the firm in 1990 and served as its Managing Partner from 1995-2006. He was admitted to the Alabama State Bar in 1981 and in 1981-1982 clerked for the Honorable Sam C. Pointer, Chief Judge of the Northern District of Alabama. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, including class actions, securities fraud, professional liability, and real estate.

Mr. Moorer graduated summa cum laude from the University of Alabama in 1978, was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and received the Outstanding Pre-Law Student Award. He earned his J.D. in 1981 from the University of Alabama School of Law where he received the Hugo Black Scholar Award and was President of its Bench & Bar Honor Society. Mr. Moorer is a Fellow of the Litigation Council of America, was named a Top Commercial Litigation Lawyer by The American Lawyer, , an Alabama Super Lawyer, Who's Who in the Birmingham legal community, and Best Lawyers in America. He serves as an Adjunct Professor of Civil Procedure at the University of Alabama School of Law.

Mr. Moorer represents two national real estate firms headquartered in Birmingham in various litigation matters and represents clients in all Alabama courts, state and federal, trial and appellate. Among his civic leadership positions, Mr. Moorer served as Chairman of Operation New Birmingham, is a Trustee of the Birmingham Business Alliance, and a member of the Birmingham Innovation Group, a member of the Leadership Birmingham Class of 2001, and past Chairman of the Birmingham Business Hall of Fame. He is also a member of the Trial Law Institute and Diversity Law Institute.


  • B.A., University of Alabama, 1978 summa cum laude
  • J.D., University of Alabama School of Law, 1981


  • Alabama, 1981

Lightfoot, Franklin & White, LLC

The Clark Building 400 20th Street North Birmingham, AL 35203
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