James E. Hill III

James E. Hill III

James Hill practices in the areas of governmental and commercial/business/corporate law and general litigation.

He currently represents public entities including St. Clair County and the municipalities of Moody, Springville, Ashville and Ragland.

Mr. Hill also represents various public boards including the St. Clair County Public Building Authority, the St. Clair County Industrial Development Board.

Mr. Hill represents businesses of various sizes throughout St. Clair County including Buckner Holdings (Buckner Barrels, Buckner Trailers, etc.), Angler Recycling and Servco.

Position: Partner

Areas of Practice:

  • Government Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial Development
  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury


  • Mississippi State University Bachelor of Science Economics
  • University of Alabama School of Law Juris Doctorate Member of the John A. Campbell Moot Court Board

Professional Affiliations:

  • Alabama Bar Association
  • St. Clair County Bar Association
  • Licensed in all Federal Courts of Alabama
  • Member of the Lawyers Section – Alabama
  • League of Municipalities
  • Past Director: Moody Chamber of Commerce
  • Past Director: St. Clair County Literacy Council
  • Past Director: Relay-4-Life North St. Clair Co

St. Clair County Corporate Attorney

Mr. Hill represents both businesses and individuals in their daily matters of business operations along with matters of litigation in the Circuit and Federal Courts of Alabama.

Serving Clients in St. Clair County, Shelby County and Jefferson County

Mr. Hill represents various businesses and individuals in transactional matters including the negotiating of purchase transactions and the negotiation of development agreements related to the rebating of local taxes for his clients throughout the state.

Contact: jhill@stclairlawgroup.com
Legal Asst./Case Mgr: Kim Ryals – kryals@stclairlawgroup.com
Contact Hill, Gossett, Kemp & Hufford, P.C., at 205.640.2000 to schedule an appointment to discuss your legal needs.
James E. Hill, Corporate Attorney, provides legal services to individual, business and local government clients including government law, business law and general litigation for St. Clair County and Jefferson County – Leeds, Moody, Odenville, Springville, Trussville, Pell City, Ashville and the greater Birmingham area, Alabama.