William Wadsworth Watts III is works at Helmsing Leach Herlong Newman & Rouse is a medium-sized, full-service law firm that has enjoyed winning results and a first-rate reputation throughout Alabama and beyond since opening its doors in 1976.
From our offices in the historic LaClede Building in the heart of downtown Mobile, one of the United State’s oldest city, we provide a comprehensive range of legal services to a broad array of businesses, government bodies, institutions, professionals, families and individuals.
In addition to our highly-regarded litigation and corporate departments, our lawyers have top-tier practices in bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, banking and finance, condemnation and eminent domain, insurance coverage and extra-contractual litigation, municipal law, product liability defense, real estate transactions and litigation, tax, trusts and estates, and probate, and white collar criminal defense and corporate investigations.
Our many successes, which include countless victories in courts across the region and the nation – among them signature wins in the United States and Alabama Supreme Courts – are a testament to the skill, experience and commitment of our lawyers whose quality is evident in their credentials.
All have superior academic records. Several began their legal careers as judicial law clerks. Our members have been elected to or recognized by The American College of Trial Lawyers, The American College of Real Estate Attorneys, Chambers USA, Benchmark Litigation, The Best Lawyers in America, Alabama Super Lawyers, and Owner’s Counsel of America.