These Terms of Use govern: (1) the information made available through this website; (2) the nature of the relationship between you and Maynard, Cooper & Gale; (3) professional responsibility; and (4) your use of this website. By accessing any portion of this website, you are indicating that you have read, understood, and agreed to these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, do not use this website.

No Legal Advice

This website presents general information about Maynard, Cooper & Gale and is not intended as legal advice, nor should you consider it such. The information presented on this website is general and may not pertain to your specific circumstances or jurisdiction. Website visitors should not act upon any information appearing on this website without seeking advice from competent counsel.

No Attorney-Client Relationship

Website visitors should not consider the information provided to be an invitation for an attorney-client relationship. To obtain legal counsel or legal services from Maynard, Cooper & Gale, you must first establish an attorney-client relationship with the firm. Communicating with Maynard, Cooper & Gale through this website or otherwise does not create an attorney-client relationship for any legal matter for which we do not already represent you. Maynard, Cooper & Gale cannot represent you on a new matter until the firm determines that there is no conflict of interest and that it is willing and otherwise able to accept the new engagement.

Until you receive confirmation from Maynard, Cooper & Gale that no conflict exists and it is willing and able to accept your engagement, you have not hired an attorney and have not become a client of the firm. Whether you are a new or existing client of the firm, unless and until Maynard, Cooper & Gale has informed you that it is willing and able to accept your engagement, do not send Maynard, Cooper & Gale any information or documents that you consider private or confidential.

Professional Responsibility

Maynard, Cooper & Gale lawyers are admitted to practice in the jurisdictions listed on their individual resumes. By appearing on this website, Maynard, Cooper & Gale lawyers do not solicit, target, or advertise for legal employment in any jurisdiction other than where the lawyer is admitted to practice law. The listing of an area of practice by a Maynard, Cooper & Gale lawyer does not indicate any certification or expertise therein. This website may contain descriptions of matters in which Maynard, Cooper & Gale successfully represented its clients. The results of such matters were dependent on their specific circumstances, and are in no way intended to be predictive of future results, even in similar circumstances, or offer any type of guarantee or assurance of outcome. Furthermore, no representation is made that the quality of the legal services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers.

This website may be considered advertising in your jurisdiction. To the extent the State Bar Rules in your jurisdiction require us to designate a principal office and/or single lawyer responsible for this website, Maynard, Cooper & Gale designates its office in Birmingham, Alabama as its principal office and designates Jeff Grantham as the lawyer responsible for this website.

General Terms of Use

The information and content on this website is provided by Maynard, Cooper & Gale on an “as is” basis. Maynard, Cooper & Gale makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation or content of this website. Maynard, Cooper & Gale expressly disclaims all other guarantees, warranties, conditions, and representations of any kind, either express or implied, whether arising under any statute, law, commercial use or otherwise, including implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement. In no event shall Maynard, Cooper & Gale or any of its partners, officers, employees, agents or affiliates be liable, directly or indirectly, under any theory of law to you or anyone else, for any claims, losses or damages, direct, indirect special, incidental, punitive or consequential, resulting from or occasioned by use of or reliance on this website.

Maynard, Cooper & Gale may provide links to third party websites. These links are provided only as a convenience. Third party websites are not reviewed, controlled or examined by Maynard, Cooper & Gale and Maynard, Cooper & Gale is not responsible for the information, advertising, products, resources or other materials, of any linked website or any link contained in a linked website. The inclusion of any third party website link does not imply endorsement by Maynard, Cooper & Gale. In addition, please be aware that your use of any linked website is subject to the terms and conditions applicable to that website.

This website, including all Maynard, Cooper & Gale intellectual property contained therein, is the property of Maynard, Cooper & Gale and is protected by all applicable copyright laws. You are granted a limited, revocable, and non-assignable license to: access and use the website and print hard copy portions of the website for your informational use. Except as explicitly stated, nothing in this website’s Terms of Use confers any license to our intellectual property rights. Moreover, your license to use and access the website may be terminated at any time at our sole discretion. Reproduction or distribution of any material from this website for commercial purposes is prohibited without the express written permission of Maynard, Cooper & Gale. Any dispute arising in connection with these Terms of Use will be governed by the laws of the State of Alabama without reference to conflicts of laws principles that would require the application of the laws of any other jurisdiction, and you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts located in Jefferson County, Alabama.