Birmingham epitomizes the firm’s continued growth throughout the Southeastern United States, following the firm’s footprint expansion into Atlanta, Miami, Charleston, and Raleigh. The firm is well-equipped to serve the Birmingham and Alabama legal markets.
Birmingham is a beautiful, well-positioned city, with a vibrant economy and a history as an industrial and banking center. The city is known for its higher education and medical communities and is the headquarters of the nationally recognized Southeastern Conference. Gordon & Rees's Birmingham office serves clients in commercial litigation, toxic and mass tort, employment, and other legal sectors.
Birmingham partner Leslie Eason represents clients in complex labor and employment matters. She assists corporate entities with all aspects of employment-related business operations, including the creation and implementation of policies and procedures, training for staff and supervisors, administrative investigations, mediation, trial, and appeal. She also defends wage-and-hour, discrimination, disability, and retaliation claims. Eason is licensed to practice in Alabama, Georgia, and California.