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A law firm is only as reputable as the lawyers who comprise it. Our attorneys have taken more than 138 combined years of experience and courtroom results and made our firm one of the most established in Huntsville. We hold firm to our roots as a plaintiff’s civil litigation firm — a commitment begun when Ralph W. Hornsby Sr., S.A. Watson Jr. and David Meginniss established our practice — while at the same time ensuring that we stay at the cutting edge of developments in civil litigation.

For the past quarter century, our firm has been dedicated to providing superior legal representation to plaintiffs in civil litigation matters.

Individually, our attorneys have excelled in the area of plaintiff’s representation. Partners Ralph W. Hornsby and S.A. “Bud” Watson Jr. are both peer review rated* AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating. Ralph Hornsby Jr., Bud Watson have all been named to the list of Alabama Super Lawyers, indicating a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected.

Our personal injury attorneys in Alabama are also members of many professional organizations, including:

  • Alabama Trial Lawyers Association
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Alabama Association for Justice
  • National College of Trial Advocacy

You can access their full attorney profiles and read more about their professional and personal backgrounds by clicking any of the links below.

Schedule a confidential, no-cost, no-obligation case evaluation with the personal injury lawyers at Hornsby, Watson, Hornsby & Heyward calling 256-650-5500, toll free 866-315-4317, or contact us online.

*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.

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