Firm News

Cabaniss Johnston Attorneys Honored as Alabama Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

May 14, 2013

Congratulations to the following lawyers who have been selected for inclusion on the 2013 Alabama Super Lawyers and the 2013 Alabama Rising Stars Lists.

2013 Alabama Super Lawyers

2013 Alabama Rising Stars

Melanie Merkle Atha Elected to Global Collaborative Law Practice Council’s Board of Directors

February 1, 2013

On Friday, January 25, 2013 Melanie Merkle Atha was elected to the Board of Directors of the Global Collaborative Law Practice Council (, an international group of professionals who are dedicated to advancing the use of Collaborative Practice in civil conflicts. Ms Atha will serve as secretary to the group for 2013. On May 17, 2013, at 8:30 a.m., she will present “Use of Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice to Resolve Probate and Estate Disputes” to the Probate and Estate Planning Conference, which will be held at the Hilton Birmingham Perimeter Park Hotel.