Wendell is a partner in the firm’s Birmingham office and concentrates his practice on litigating complex disputes in both state and federal courts. A significant portion of his practice is dedicated to the representation of corporate defendants in matters involving products liability, construction disputes, real property litigation and pharmaceutical cases. Wendell has tried cases across the state in these areas and litigated matters across the Southeast.
— Keck v. Dryvit Systems, Inc., 830 So. 2d 1 (Ala. 2002) – represented Dryvit in securing judgment in Dyrvit’s favor against all purchasers of used homes within the state of Alabama.
— Bowdoin Square LLC v. Winn-Dixie Montgomery, Inc. 873 So 2d 1091 (Ala. 2003).
— Russell Corp. v. American Home Assur. Co., 264 F. 3d 1040 (11th Cir. 2001).
— Sankey v. Sear, Roebuck & Co., 100 F. Supp. 2d 1290 (M.D. Ala. 2000).
—St. Vincent’s Hospital, an Alabama Not-for-Profit Corporation v. Zoning Board of Adjustment for the City of Birmingham, Alabama; CV-06-3408.
— Alabama Oil & Gas, LLC v. Allen Rodgers, et al.Civil Action No. CV-2006-94.
— Albright v. Merck; In the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Alabama; CV-05-2316.
— Successfully represented Home Depot in the defense of the rezoning of a site for one of its facilities.
— Wachovia Bank National Association Tax Appeal; In the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Alabama – CV-06-5217.
— Metropolitan Gardens Partnership I, L.P. Tax Appeal; In the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Alabama CV-06-5219.
Speeches & Publications
In addition to his practice, Wendell has recently served as Vice President of the Young Lawyers Section of the Birmingham Bar Association. Wendell was also recently asked to speak on the topic of Mold Litigation and Avoiding Liability for Mold in New Construction.