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Lance J. Wilkerson Joins Butler Snow in Birmingham

Butler Snow is pleased to announce that Lance J. Wilkerson has joined the firm’s business services group.

“We’re very pleased to welcome Lance to our team in Birmingham,” said Don Clark, Jr., chairman of Butler Snow. “He is an active member of the city’s legal network and he will be a great addition to the firm.”

Wilkerson has practice experience in corporate and securities, private equity, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, and technology transactions.  He regularly advises public and private companies, financial institutions, private equity firms, investors, start-ups, and entrepreneurs in general business matters and has worked with software and technology companies in the negotiation of complex licensing agreements, reseller agreements, end-user licenses and strategic partner arrangements.  He has been named as a “Top Attorney, Rising Star Under 40” by Birmingham Magazine and listed in “Best of the Bar” for intellectual property by Birmingham Business Journal.

Wilkerson is a member of the American Bar Association, Alabama State Bar and Birmingham Bar Association. He is also a former member of the Alabama Law Institute’s Model Trademark Act Advisory Committee and the University of Alabama Birmingham Pre-Law Advisory Board.  Wilkerson received his undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and his Juris Doctor from Cumberland School of Law.  He is licensed to practice in Alabama.