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Alabama Business Law Attorneys

Business LawMr. Porter has provided long term representation of  a number of local, national and international insurance, timber and manufacturing firms as well as local banks, utilities, school systems, construction companies and the Jackson County Commission.

He has represented many of these clients for over 30 years! As a result, he is well versed in many specialty areas of business and government law.

Whether you have a small, local business or a large, international corporation, Mr. Porter would appreciate the opportunity to work with you to insure that your business is set up in the most advantageous way. He can also help you with any legal problems that you may have while in the practice of your business. Some examples of work he regularly performs include:

  • Formation of Business Entities
  • Commercial Collection
  • BuySell Agreements
  • Ownership Transfer
  • NonCompetition Agreements
  • 1031 Exchanges
  • Commercial Real Estate Transactions
  • Litigation
  • Litigation Defense
  • Workers’ Compensation Defense

Mr. Porter appears in Court on a weekly basis and is admitted to practice in all local Alabama courts, the U.S. District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit as well as the U.S. Supreme Court. He is also admitted to practice in Tennessee.


John F. Porter, III, P.C. has offices conveniently located in the historic Rossen Building on the Jackson County
Courthouse Square in Scottsboro, Alabama. We serve local clients in the northeastern corner of Alabama,
including Scottsboro, Fort Payne, Guntersville and Huntsville, as well as in Jackson, Madison, DeKalb and Marshall
counties. We are also licensed in Tennessee and serve Chattanooga, and Winchester, as well as Warren,
Hamilton and Marion counties.