Committed To Providing Quality Legal Services Throughout Alabama

Trademark and Other Intellectual Property Issues

Trademark registration is the most powerful way to protect the goodwill and recognition associated with your logo or trade name. Stone Crosby, P.C., provides clients with assistance in creating and registering a new trade name and/or design trademark and represents clients in legal actions related to trademark infringement.

Serious Injury and Wrongful Death

Whatever the accident or injury, claims for serious injury and wrongful death are serious matters that require prompt response and attention to client needs. Stone Crosby, P.C., has experience in representing clients in cases involving serious automobile and trucking accidents (including single car accidents), bodily injuries, wrongful death, job-related injuries, product-related injuries (including prescription and nonprescription drugs, machinery and equipment). However the claim or lawsuit is resolved, our goal is always a fair outcome for our client.

Construction Litigation

When multiple parties or multiple construction projects are involved in construction litigation, the volume of information that must be gathered and analyzed can be immense. Stone Crosby, P.C., offers clients the experiences and resources to protect their interests.

Commercial Litigation/Business Disputes

We represent clients with corporate formation issues, municipal and public entity representation, tax, school board issues, insurance coverage litigation, including claims of bad faith, and property owner association issues such as covenants, restrictions and land use.

Governmental and Regulatory Body Representation

Dealing with issues involving governmental and regulatory bodies is important for developers, property owners, business owners and others. In addition to representing clients before governmental bodies and regulatory agencies, the firm also represents certain governmental bodies and regulatory agencies. This work provides Stone Crosby, P.C., with the experience and the perspective that benefits our clients.

Estate Planning

We draft complex estate plans, wills, health care directives, powers of attorney, trusts (revocable and irrevocable), life insurance trusts, guardianships, and conservatorships. Stone Crosby, P.C., represents clients with estate administration, will contests, estate tax planning, gifting and family limited partnership issues.

Estate, Probate and All Probate Court Proceedings

For over a century, Stone Crosby, P.C., has represented clients in all matters before the probate court. This includes probating estates, ancillary administrations, guardianships and conservatorships, and will contests.

Our clients include Alabama residents as well as those from other states who require representation in probate courts, and our lawyers regularly appear in the probate courts of South Alabama.

Real Estate

Our real estate practice includes both litigation and transactional work. Our lawyers represent buyers and sellers in residential and commercial real estate transactions. We represent condominium owners' associations, developers, and owners in negotiating development plans. Stone Crosby, P.C., also represents clients in commercial leases, certain zoning cases and litigation involving easements, quiet title actions and fraud or failure to disclose defects.

Business and Commercial Transactions

Our attorneys represent individuals, partnerships, companies and corporations in all aspects of business and commercial transactions. This includes drafting and negotiating contracts, purchase agreements, leases, and services related to the operation of business. Stone Crosby, P.C., represents clients in business and commercial transactions for small or large businesses.

Business Planning and Organization

Stone Crosby, P.C., brings the benefit of its experience to clients starting a new business in Alabama, expanding their existing business or restructuring a business. Our work includes the legal services necessary to establish legal entities whether corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, professional corporations or others, and also to prepare buy/sell agreements, employment contracts and to provide related employment services.

Family Law, Divorce and Domestic Relations

Stone Crosby, P.C., represents clients in all aspects of family law, divorce and domestic relations. We understand how this often difficult process works and we have the experience to guide clients through the process.

Complex Civil Litigation and Class Actions

Stone Crosby, P.C., represents clients in commercial litigation involving business disputes, partnerships, fraud, warranty claims, breach of contract, shareholder disputes and tortuous interference with business relations. We have been named lead counsel in a large, nationwide certified class action.

Complex Mediation, Arbitration and Business Dispute Resolution

Many businesses recognize the value of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) strategies. Indeed, sometimes business and commercial contracts require the use of mediation, arbitration and other out-of-court settlement negotiations. Stone Crosby, P.C., represents clients involved in complex mediations, arbitrations and other business dispute resolutions.

Federal and State Taxation

Stone Crosby, P.C., assists clients in resolving income estate and gift and employment tax matters pending before both the examination division and collection division of the Internal Revenue Service as well as matters involving state and local taxation.

Fraud and Other Claims Involving Insurance Policies, Annuities or Brokerage Accounts

Issues arising out of insurance policies, annuities, brokerage accounts, and other financial and insurance products are becoming more frequent and more costly.

Stone Crosby, P.C., assists clients in identifying claims arising from these issues and represents clients in resolving these claims through litigation and otherwise.