Henslee, Robertson, Strawn & Sullivan, L.L.C.

Henslee, Robertson, Strawn & Sullivan, LLC is a broad commercial and litigation practice with a client roster that is both local and national.

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Firm Overview

Our emphasis is on our statewide practice, representing businesses and individuals throughout Alabama. The firm offers legal expertise in business, corporate and employment law, civil litigation, insurance defense, healthcare, probate, products liability, personal injury/workman's compensation, real estate, estate planning and probate administration, tax, family law, social security and workers' compensation, debtor/creditor, labor law, and immigration and naturalization.

We are recognized as one of Alabama's preeminent law firms and have earned our reputation by providing high quality and sophisticated legal services while maintaining an uncompromising standard of professionalism. Our lawyers share a common goal: delivering excellent legal services to our clients in a manner that is personal, prompt, efficient, and result oriented.

Our years of experience before judges and juries in both the state and federal courts have given us a foundation in courtroom excellence that puts us at the forefront of the legal community. Our tough-minded advocacy on behalf of our clients and our courtroom experience frequently enables us to help our clients reach a successful resolution with the opposing lawyer through negotiation and settlement. We will always look out for the best interest of the client whether it is proceeding through a trial, reaching a settlement through mediation, or direct negotiation.

We have proudly represented some of the leading businesses in Alabama, offering an entrepreneurial-minded, common sense approach to law. We offer a full range of legal services to businesses from the choice of entity through dissolution. We work closely with our business clients and they rely on us to provide accurate and practical advice on a wide range of business and employment law issues.

Henslee, Robertson, Strawn & Sullivan, LLC measures its success on the number of satisfied clients that they have represented. The firm looks forward to working for you should you ever need legal advice or representation.
Main Office

Main Office
754 Chestnut Street
Gadsden  AL  35902

Phone
  • (256) 543-9790
Fax
  • (256) 543-9378
Personal Injury
Personal Injury
Our firm represents both plaintiffs and defendants in personal injury litigation ranging from medical malpractice, products liability, premises injuries, motor vehicle accidents, and nursing home negligence.

R. Kent Henslee

ISLN: 906539062
Member

Practice Areas:
Education Law, Tax and Estate Planning, Corporate Law, Labor and Employment, Civil and Commercial Litigation

Admitted: 1960, Alabama

Law School: University of Alabama, LL.B.

Member: Etowah County (President, 1969) and American (Labor and Health Sections) Bar Associations; Alabama State Bar.

Biography: Sigma Delta Kappa. Deputy District Attorney, 1965-1973.

Born: Birmingham, Alabama, June 21, 1935
Education
  • University of Alabama
    LL.B.

John T. Robertson, IV

ISLN: 902094268
Member

Practice Areas:
Civil Litigation; Personal Injury Law; Employment Law; Insurance Defense; Workers Compensation; Contracts; Auto Accidents; Products Liability

Admitted: 1980, Alabama

Law School: University of Alabama, J.D.

Member: Alabama State Bar; Etowah County (President) and American Bar Associations; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Alabama Trial Lawyers Association.

Born: Alexander City, Alabama, March 13, 1954

Cases: Talley v. Kellogg Co., 576 So. 2nd 385 (Ala. 1989); Gadsden Paper and Supply Co., Inc. v. Washburn, 554 So. 2nd 983 (Ala. 1989).
Education
  • University of Alabama
    Juris Doctorate

Ralph K. Strawn, Jr.

ISLN: 903361826
Member

Practice Areas:
Employment Law; Bankruptcy Law; Civil Law; Commercial Litigation; Election Law; Appellate Practice; Social Security

Admitted: 1981, Alabama

Law School: Boston University, J.D.

Member: Etowah County Bar Association; Alabama State Bar.

Biography: Attorney Participant, Oxford Round Table, Civil Rights Law, Oxford University, 2001.

Born: Syracuse, New York, December 9, 1954

Cases: Retail Developers of Alabama, LLC v. East Gadsden Golf Club, Inc. 985 So.2d 924 (Ala. 2007); Birdwell v. City of Gadsden, 970 F.2d 802 (11th Cir. 1992); Elite Equipment, Inc. v. Cornutt, 367 B.R. 831 (N.D. Ala. 2007); Smith v. Burkhalter, So.3d, 2009 WL, 1363988 (Ala.).

We are a Debt Relief Agency. We help people file for Bankruptcy Relief under the Bankruptcy Code
Education
  • Boston University
    Juris Doctorate

Joshua B. Sullivan

ISLN: 916348807
Member

Practice Areas:
Civil Litigation; Real Estate; Probate; Corporate Law; Business Law; Labor and Employment; Business Arbitration; Business Organization; Workers Compensation; Taxation; Wills; Appellate Practice; Contracts; Property Law; Commercial Real Estate

Admitted: 2001, Alabama

Law School: University of Alabama, J.D.

Member: Etowah County Bar Association; Alabama State Bar.

Biography: Pi Sigma Alpha.

Born: Gadsden, Alabama, July 8, 1976

Cases: Davis v. Russell, 852 So.2nd 774 (Ala. Civ. App. 2002); Hill v. National Auction Group, Inc., 873 So.2d 244 (Ala. Civ. App. 2003); Bowen v. Bowen, So.3d, 2009 WL 2096240; Coley v. Fain, So.3d, 2009 WL 1026839; Black Creek, Inc. v. Wood, So.3d, 2009 WL 2343162.
Education
  • University of Alabama
    Juris Doctorate
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