Lightfoot Named Benchmark Litigation ‘Alabama Firm of the Year’ for 2018

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (February 20, 2018) — For the second year in a row, Lightfoot, Franklin & White LLC has been named “Alabama Firm of the Year” by Benchmark Litigation. Partner Sara Ford accepted the 2018 award on behalf of the firm at a ceremony in New York on February 15.

“This is a very significant honor, and we are pleased to have received it for a second year,” said Lightfoot managing partner Melody Eagan. “It is always something to be proud of when our emphasis on client service is recognized in such a way. Each and every member of the firm, working together, made this happen.”

An annual guide to the leading U.S. litigation firms and lawyers, Benchmark Litigation is the only publication that focuses exclusively on litigation in the United States. It is compiled through extensive research, including interviews with litigators and their clients. The awards recognize the country’s most distinguished litigators and their firms for their work over the past 12 months.