Barry Ragsdale to Speak at the "Eleventh Circuit Appellate Practice Institute"
Sirote attorney Barry A. Ragsdale will be a panelist for the Eleventh Circuit Appellate Practice Institute. Ragsdale will be part of a panel consisting of Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Judges Charles R. Wilson and Adalberto Jordan and U.S. Attorney, Joyce White Vance. The panel will discuss writing effective briefs to the Eleventh Circuit.
The Institute is presented by The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee and the Appellate Practice Sections of the Alabama State Bar and the State Bar of Georgia. The event will take place Feb. 7-8 at Miami-Dade Community College in Miami, Fla.
About Barry A. Ragsdale
Ragsdale is a litigator in the firm’s Birmingham office and a member of its Appellate Practice Group. In his practice at Sirote, he represents defendants and plaintiffs in anti-trust, securities, insurance and business fraud cases. He also handles matters involving products liability, shareholder, and other complex litigation and class actions. Ragsdale sits on the Board of Bar Examiners and is the Chairman of the Business Torts and Antitrust Section of the Alabama State Bar. He is a member of the Alabama Supreme Court Advisory Committee on the Alabama Rules of Appellate Procedure and is a former president of American Inns of Court, Birmingham Chapter. Ragsdale has also been recognized as a Top Appellate Attorney by Birmingham Magazine and is listed in Alabama Super Lawyers for Business Litigation.
About Sirote & Permutt, P.C.
Sirote & Permutt is a full-service law firm focused on serving its clients in the business and financial services industries. Its 115 attorneys in 15 practice areas handle corporate transactions, business and financial services, estate planning and litigation on behalf of Fortune-500 companies, family-owned businesses and high net worth individuals. It represents clients throughout the United States from its offices in Birmingham, Huntsville and Mobile, Ala., and Pensacola, Fla. Since its founding in 1946, Sirote has developed strong client relationships by providing quality, sophisticated legal services.