Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce that it is expanding its footprint by opening an office in Birmingham, Alabama. The HBS Birmingham office will be led by a new HBS partner and a longtime Birmingham attorney David W. Proctor.  The Birmingham location will be the firm's twelfth office.
 
Founded in 1989, Hall Booth Smith (HBS)  is a full service law firm with over 150 attorneys and offices in Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and now in Alabama. 
 
“We are proud to have David Proctor join us as he brings a wealth of experience and expertise”, says Alex Booth, managing partner of HBS. “The firm’s growing needs for a presence in Alabama is now being served and David is the right person to head our office in Birmingham”.  
 
“Our goals align and having Hall Booth Smith offices in Birmingham will allow us to service existing clients in Alabama and be prepared for the future” said Proctor. “We will now have ten attorneys licensed in Alabama and expect this to be a growing area for us”. The Birmingham offices will be located in the Birmingham Central Business District’s Financial Center tower at the corner of 20th street and 5th Avenue North.
 
Proctor is an Alabama native, received his undergraduate degree from Washington & Lee University followed by Juris Doctorate from The University of Alabama School of Law in 1984. He has extensive experience in torts, insurance and product liability defense work, most notably he focuses on defending physicians and other healthcare providers in claims of medical malpractice.  Proctor is recognized by both Alabama Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers in America for Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury. 
 
During the past year, HBS and its attorneys have received recognition from a variety of recognized entities including Super Lawyers  and Martindale-Hubbell. The National Association for Business Resources (NARB) named HBS among Atlanta’s Best & Brightest Companies to Work For in 2013-2016. The Atlanta Journal Constitution, Atlanta Business Chronicle and Georgia Trend Magazine have named HBS as one of Atlanta’s Best Places to Work. 
 
 
About the Firm
Established in 1989, Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is a full-service law firm with six regional offices strategically located throughout Georgia, as well as offices in Charleston, South Carolina; Charlotte, North Carolina; N. Palm Beach, Florida and Nashville & Memphis, Tennessee. Experienced across a wide range of legal disciplines, HBS attorneys pride themselves on providing knowledgeable, proactive, client-specific counsel to individuals, domestic and international corporations, state and federal agencies, and nonprofit organizations.
 
At HBS, we possess the legal knowledge, skill, and experience to meet our clients’ needs wherever they do business. HBS maintains the highest commitment to serve our clients ethically and professionally by providing the highest quality legal representation. Our promise: “Serving to Achieve Excellence."