Governmental Affairs


St. Clair County Civil Litigation Attorneys of Hill, Hill & Gossett, P.C. have specialized in the representation of local government since the firm’s inception (1985).

Issues that face local governments are consistently in a state of change and having counsel which is actively involved and up-to-date on the latest amendments to laws regulating city and county governments is of great importance.

HHG has closely worked with municipalities in St. Clair County and beyond to ensure the government’s and citizen’s interests are protected and so those persons in office are fully advised of the legal ramifications of actions being considered.

In addition to its representation in various matters of civil litigation and managing prosecution in multiple municipal courts, HHG has assisted its clients in various economic development projects throughout St. Clair County.

The firm takes great pride not only in the advice it provides to assist clients in averting legal pitfalls but also in providing assistance in ways that promote desired growth and investment in communities.

Governmental Affairs Law

The Alabama State Legislature has enacted certain laws, unique to Alabama, which allow local governments to attract private corporations and development which have historically elected to invest in communities in other parts of the country. Now, local governments in Alabama have tools at their disposal which allow them to compete and land projects having significant long-term impact to the citizens of smaller communities.

Having a legal team experienced and comfortable with the recently enacted laws and the manner in which they are applied is vital to the success of these opportunities.

In addition to the above, the St. Clair County civil litigation attorneys at HHG are actively involved in the Alabama League of Municipalities. They have assisted in the drafting of legislation for the betterment of local governments and continue to be active and vocal in the state government for the benefit of their clients. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at your convenience.

Contact St. Clair County Civil Litigation Attorneys Hill, Hill & Gossett, P.C. at 205.640.2000 to schedule an appointment to discuss your legal needs.

Hill, Hill & Gossett, P.C., Attorneys at Law, provide a broad range of legal services to individual, business and local government clients including general civil practice in all courts, governmental affairs, corporate law, personal injury, real estate, domestic relations, estate law, wills and probate, workmen’s compensation, fraud, wrongful death, alternative dispute resolution and criminal defense for St. Clair, Jefferson and Shelby Counties – including, but not limited to, Leeds, Moody, Odenville, Springville, Trussville, Pell City, Ashville and the greater Birmingham area.