Lloyd & Dinning, L.L.C.

Lloyd & Dinning, L.L.C.

Lloyd & Dinning, L.L.C. was established 65 years ago and today continues the tradition of providing professional and ethical legal representation you can trust.

Firm Overview

Our firm handles general litigation, probate and real estate law. Located in Demopolis, we serve clients throughout Marengo county and the surrounding areas.

The attorneys at Lloyd & Dinning, L.L.C. can assist you in the following areas of the law:
-Civil litigation
-Personal injury
-Real estate
-Criminal
-Probate
-Family law
-Insurance defense
-Banking

Skilled litigators in Marengo County:
At Lloyd & Dinning, L.L.C., we handle many aspects of litigation and are prepared to represent you in court. Our attorneys have in-depth knowledge of the law. When an unexpected legal issue arises, we are there by your side and inform you of your legal options.

Safeguarding your real estate investments with practical legal advice:
Dealing with real estate matters, whether buying or selling, can be a tricky matter. Embedded within each transaction are legal issues that need to be handled. Without proper guidance, you can lose money or property. It is easy to overlook the fine print. Our team of diligent attorneys can ensure that you know your rights and are getting the deal you deserve.
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Main Office
Main Office
501 North Walnut Avenue
Lloyd & Dinning Building Drawer 740
Demopolis  AL  36732
Phone
  • 334-289-0556
Fax
  • 334-289-5506
Websites
Personal Injury
Helping businesses and individuals successfully resolve disputes
We can help you with all types of general civil litigation in state and federal courts, including personal injury claims.
Probate
Probate follows what is typically a painful emotional loss.
The knowledgeable, meticulous probate attorneys at Lloyd & Dinning, L.L.C. have experience in probate law and know how to ease the stress of probate by guiding executors and beneficiaries.

The process of probate:
Most executors have rarely if ever probated a will and know little about the process. The attorneys at Lloyd & Dinning, L.L.C. can guide you through the complex probate process, including:
-Filing the will with the Alabama probate court
-Developing the best strategy for fairly and expeditiously probating the estate
-Finding and collecting assets
-Closing and opening bank accounts
-Transferring assets from the deceased to the estate
-Paying estate taxes
-Valuing, managing, preserving and liquidating the estate
-Locating beneficiaries
-Hiring experts, when appropriate

Valuing and managing the estate:
Our attorneys assist executors with the arduous process of collecting, managing, valuing, protecting and liquidating the assets of the estate. Lloyd & Dinning, L.L.C. has a team of experts available to assist in every aspect of estate probate. When appropriate, the firm calls upon accountants, financial advisers, real estate agents, property managers and other professionals to assist with executor duties. We can access expert opinions about unique assets such as antiques, rare books, automobiles and other collectables for accurate valuation, management and possible sale.

Probate disputes:
Even in apparently straightforward estate cases, there are sometimes disputes between beneficiaries. Our attorneys' professional courtroom presence can calm the emotionally-charged process of probating a challenged will or disputed executor or judicial decision. When it is in the best interests of our client to preserve cordial familial relationships, our attorneys are adept at mediating these disputes. When necessary, we assertively defend our client's beneficiary rights within the Alabama probate court.
Wrongful Death
Lloyd & Dinning, L.L.C. will represent your Wrongful Death legal matters.
AREAS OF FOCUS:
-itigation
-Probate
-Real Estate

Woodford W. Dinning, Jr.

Member

He has earned an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.

Practice areas:
-Litigation
-Personal injury
-Probate
-Banking
-Real estate

Admitted:
Alabama and U.S. District Court, Southern and Northern Districts of Alabama, 1979

Education:
-University of Alabama, J.D., 1979
-University of Alabama, B.A., 1976

Associations & memberships:
-17th Judicial Circuit and American Bar Associations
-Alabama State Bar
-The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
-Alabama Trial Lawyers Association

Biographical details:
-Phi Beta Kappa
-Omicron Delta Kappa
-Order of the Coif
-Member, Bench and Bar
-Hugo L. Black Scholar
-Linden and Demopolis Municipal Judge
-Attorney for City of Linden, 1983
-Attorney for Town of Sweet Water, 1987-
-Attorney for Marengo County Commission, 1983-
Education
  • University of Alabama
    Juris Doctorate , 1979

Alexander F. Braswell

Associate

He has earned a BV Distinguished Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell listing for his professionalism and ethics.
-Civil litigation
-Personal injury
-Real estate
-Probate
-Family law

Admitted:
Alabama, 2000

Education:
-Jones Law School, J.D., 1999
-Huntingdon College, B.A., 1995

Biographical details:
Assistant District Attorney, 17th Judicial Circuit
Education
  • Jones Law School
    Juris Doctorate , 1999

Thomas H. Boggs, Jr.

Member

He has earned a BV Distinguished Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell listing for his professionalism and ethics.
-Real estate
-Criminal
-Insurance defense
-Litigation
-Personal injury
-Probate

Admitted:
Alabama, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama and U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit, 1969

Education:
-University of Alabama, J.D., 1969
-Livingston University, B.S., 1964

Military:
Col. Ret., Alabama National Guard, Infantry and Special Forces

Associations & memberships:
-17th Judicial Circuit (President, 1972) and American Bar Associations
-Alabama State Bar

Biographical details:
-Phi Alpha Delta
-Member, City Counsel, City of Demopolis, 1976-1985 (President, Pro Tem)
Education
  • University of Alabama
    Juris Doctorate , 1969
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