In April 2010, the BP oil spill resulted in tragic injury and death, and economic chaos, not only for Gulf Coast residents in Alabama, but for business owners across the Southeast. Many Birmingham and North Alabama business owners are unaware that claims can be made for their economic losses.
Three of Cullman's longest serving members of the local bar association were honored Friday, May 4 2012 for providing legal service for over 50 years. Tom Drake, Jimmy Knight and Tom Smith were each recognized as long-time members of the Cullman County Bar Association in a special ceremony held in the main courtroom of the Cullman County Courthouse. Each received a plaque and were allowed to speak about their decison to become lawyers.