American Law Society Recognizes Honora McKeown Gathings

American Law Society Board of Directors is proud to announce that Honora McKeown Gathings has been accepted as a new member with ATL* distinction. America's Top Lawyers (ATL*) list is comprised of well-rounded individuals representing a diverse cross-section of U.S. legal advocates.

Birmingham, AL, November 18, 2016 --( Honora McKeown Gathings, a graduate of Cumberland School of Law’s class of 1978, is today a founding partner in Gathings Law. Mrs. Gathings is involved in complex litigation, including business tort litigation, toxic, environmental, and pharmaceutical tort litigation, serious personal injury, consumer class actions, products liability, fraud, and international law.

Gathings is a member of the Alabama Bar Association, the Florida Bar Association and the Birmingham Bar Association, as well as the American Association for Justice. Mrs. Gathings has been admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, various United States District Courts in Alabama, Florida and Mississippi, and both the Alabama and Florida Supreme Court.

While in law school, Mrs. Gathings served on the Moot Court Board from 1976-1978 and was also Associate Editor of The American Journal of Trial Advocacy. Since 2004, Mrs. Gathings has actively been a board member of The American Journal of Trial Advocacy Foundation. In addition, she plays an important role in mentor programs for Cumberland School of Law. Gathings enjoys hosting events throughout the year for law students, and helping to educate and influencer young women in law.

For her years of experience, skill and integrity, Mrs. Gathings has been voted an Alabama Super Lawyer, and AV Peer Review Rated. In 2016, she was named one of Birmingham Biz Magazine's Top Lawyers.

American Law Society's board of directors selectively chooses lawyers who show a history of greatness and consistency. It is their privilege to have Mrs. Gathings join the American Law Society.

If you would like to contact Mrs. Gathings, you may contact her through her profile page at

"We look forward to following attorney Gathing's career and are extremely excited to see her articles, videos, and information posted on American Law Society's platform." -Valerie Dougherty of American Law Society.
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