Capell & Howard P.C. Attorneys At Law Montgomery & Auburn/Opelika, AL

Allen Sheehan registered on Alabama State Court Mediator Roster

Allen Sheehan, attorney and shareholder at Capell & Howard, is now registered on the Alabama State Court Mediator Roster. He recently completed 80 hours of training in both mediation and domestic mediation at the Alabama Center for Dispute Resolution.

Allen joined Capell & Howard in 2007 and is an active member in both Montgomery and Lee County professional communities. He began managing the firm’s Auburn Division in 2021 to help promote the future growth of the firm in Lee County.

Allen specializes in complex litigation matters for individual and business clients in both state and federal courts. He has a diverse range of practice areas including civil rights, construction, custody/divorce, probate, labor and employment, wills and trusts, LLC disputes and tax litigation. Allen has experience representing state agencies, small businesses and corporate clients. He also represents clients in administrative law cases, probate matters, and domestic relations.

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Capell & Howard Recognized in “Best Law Firms” Rankings

Best Lawyers® and U.S. News & World Report, for the 13th consecutive year, collaboratively announced the release of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings.

Capell & Howard P.C. was recognized as a “Best Law Firm” in the Metro Montgomery area and was regionally ranked in 21 practice areas, 16 of which received a Tier 1 ranking.

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the field and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

According to Best Lawyers, “Achieving a tiered ranking in U.S. News – Best Lawyers ‘Best Law Firms’ signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.” Their press release, dated November 3, 2022, goes on to say, “Firms that received a tier designation reflect the highest level of respect a firm can earn among other leading lawyers and clients from the same communities and practice areas.”

This fall, 21 attorneys at Capell & Howard were selected for inclusion in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, six of whom were recognized in seven practice areas as “Lawyer of the Year” in the Metro Montgomery area. Another of the firm’s attorneys was selected for The Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™.


In compliance with the Alabama State Bar, Capell & Howard states, “No representation is made that the quality of the legal service to be performed is greater than the quality of the legal services performed by other lawyers.”