The City Attorney handles civil cases, advises the city on legal matters and represents in court. In addition, the city attorney advise the municipal government’s leadership on legal matters that may impact the city.
John and his wife Jennifer reside in Demopolis, Alabama and have two sons, Robert and Blair. John and his family are members of First United Methodist Church. John maintains his law practice in Demopolis and serves Marengo, Sumter, Greene, Perry, Hale, Wilcox and Dallas counties. His practice is focused on representing individuals injured or killed in automobile accidents, 18-Wheeler accidents and industrial accidents. He also represents individuals who have been harmed by defective drugs, devices and other products negligently placed in the market. John has been lead counsel or co-counsel in over 100 cases resulting in settlements or verdicts exceeding 500 million dollars.