Burr & Forman Names Doug Anderson as Managing Partner of Mobile Office
Birmingham, Ala., April 06, 2017 - Burr & Forman LLP has named Doug Anderson as office managing partner of its Mobile office. In this role, effective immediately, Anderson leads the financial and operational functions of the 22 attorney office. Anderson is a partner in Burr & Forman's Real Estate and Lending Practices.
"Doug's involvement in the Mobile business and legal communities has been an enormous asset to our firm over the years and we are honored that he has agreed to take on this position as Mobile office managing partner," said Burr & Forman chief executive officer Ed Christian. "Doug will continue our efforts to provide the best quality legal services we can to our clients and to expand the firm's reach in Lower Alabama."
Anderson has practiced law in Mobile for more than 30 years. He guides clients involved in commercial real estate, commercial lending, environmental and land use matters. His clients include developers, purchasers, owners and lenders in transactional and development matters. He is frequently recognized by his peers for his commitment to client service and results and earned Best Lawyers "Lawyer of the Year" in 2014 and 2015 for real estate law in Mobile. He currently serves as the attorney for the City of Mobile Planning Commission and Board of Adjustment for the City of Mobile. He also serves as general counsel to the Home Builders Association of Metropolitan Mobile, Inc.
Within the community, Anderson has served on the Senior Bowl Committee and also as a past senior warden at St. Paul's Episcopal Church.
Anderson earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama and his law degree from the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University.
Burr & Forman's experienced legal team serves clients with local, national, and international legal needs. With particular industry strengths in the financial institutions, health care and manufacturing sectors, the firm's attorneys draw from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience to serve as trusted business advisors and legal counsel to help clients achieve their goals. Burr & Forman is a Southeast, regional firm with 300 attorneys and 11 offices in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. For more information, visit the firm's website at www.burr.com.