Rushton Stakely Launches Birmingham Office and Adds Six Attorneys


Rushton Stakely is pleased to announce the opening of its newest office in Birmingham, Alabama. This expansion reflects the firm’s commitment to meeting the evolving needs of its clients and solidifies its position as a leading law firm in Alabama.

In addition, Rushton Stakely is excited to welcome several new lawyers to our team, including Phil Piggott, Jeannie Walston, Scott Dickens, Andy Laird, Chase Eley, and Katie Marie McEntyre. These lawyers bring a wealth of experience and expertise, enhancing the firm’s capabilities to provide top caliber legal services across a broad spectrum of practice areas, including litigation, healthcare, real estate, labor & employment, construction, energy & environmental, and business matters.

The new office represents a significant milestone for Rushton Stakely, as it marks a deliberate step to broaden the firm’s geographic reach to better serve our clients.  This expansion aligns with the firm’s strategic vision to provide comprehensive legal solutions while maintaining the high standards and personalized service that have been its hallmark for over a century.

Bill Eskridge, President of Rushton Stakely, expressed enthusiasm about the expansion, stating that “while our firm has long served clients throughout Alabama and the Southeast, the opening of our Birmingham office along with the addition of exceptional legal talent underscores our commitment to growth and innovation. We are dedicated to meeting the growing needs of our clients and we are optimistic that this expansion will allow us to accomplish that mission.”

Founded in 1890, Rushton Stakely has been a pillar of the legal community for well over a century.  With a team of over 30 lawyers, the firm is widely respected for its commitment to excellence, integrity, and client-focused representation.  The firm looks forward to a bright future, full of opportunities to serve the needs of its clients.