In just two decades, Maynard Cooper has emerged as one of the Southeast's leading firms, offering services encompassing nearly the entire spectrum of legal practice. Maynard Cooper regularly represents clients in litigation and regulatory matters across the country. We also serve as regional counsel for a number of Fortune 500 companies throughout the Southeast.
Maynard Cooper serves a variety of local, national and international business entities, as well as charities and individuals. Our services include litigation, corporate law, banking and commercial law, real estate law, antitrust, public finance, estates and trusts, governmental affairs and relations, taxation, intellectual property, health care, securities law, labor law, environmental law, bankruptcy law and white collar criminal defense.
The firm also strongly supports attorney participation in bar associations and professional activities. Two of our shareholders have served as President of the 400,000 member American Bar Association (2008-2009 and 1996-1997), one is a past Chair of the ABA's House of Delegates, the ABA's second highest office, and one is the immediate past-Chair of the ABA's Criminal Justice Section. Maynard Cooper also has three former Chairs of the 75,000 member Litigation Section of the ABA.
In addition, our firm is driven by a deep sense of obligation to our community. Maynard Cooper has been recognized repeatedly as Alabama's top firm in per-lawyer Pro Bono service, supporting a myriad of civic, charitable, religious and social causes and organizations.
In whatever capacity we serve a client, our goal is to provide the highest quality legal services required with the approach and resources tailored to the particular situation. The firm makes every effort to see that each legal matter is handled in the most efficient and economically feasible manner, considering the nature and complexity of the matter. Our diverse practice offers the flexibility and resources to address virtually any legal issue that an existing or new client may face.