About Burr

Burr & Forman LLP is a century old full-service law firm with a forward-thinking approach to providing legal solutions. We have nearly 300 attorneys and offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi and Tennessee. Burr & Forman offers a wide range of business and litigation services to diverse clients with local, national and international interests.

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Diversity

Diversity is an important issue for one simple reason: a variety of backgrounds and outlooks helps us better serve our clients.

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Management

Behind Burr's commitment to client service is a management team that focuses on results.

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In The Community

Our attorneys and staff serve in variety of ways in organizations throughout our communities.

TESTIMONIALS

  • “A very solid and very quiet lawyer, unassuming but good. He’s on my shortlist of people to send work to…"

    -Chambers 2012

  • “He’s probably the best attorney I know – an excellent attorney. He is one of the few that understands business – a deal maker not a deal breaker. He grasps very readily the picture of what’s going on and he is a quick observer. He’s a lawyer with an understanding of business – a bit of a psychologist who understands what makes people tick. He is quick and efficient. The billing is always reasonable. We are very happy with him.”

    -Chambers 2012

  • “Michael did work for us while I was CEO at Guided Therapeutics and after spending literally millions on patent work, I have to say that Michael is one of the best IP attorneys that I have ever worked with. I highly recommend him. Almost any attorney can get a patent issued, however the real trick is to get a patent issued that has real value and can stand against litigation. Michael is also especially knowledgeable in foreign IP rights and is very cost effective.”

    -Mark Samuels, CEO, Guided Therapeutics, medical device manufacturer

  • “I have a lot of respect for him. He runs cases efficiently and manages matters well. He takes a very practical approach and is easy to work with. He has distinguished himself…"

    -Chambers 2012