William Cunningham, Peter Burns, Peter Mackey and the downtown Mobile, Alabama office of Burns, Cunningham & Mackey, P.C.


Burns, Cunningham & Mackey, P.C., has earned an impeccable reputation as a skilled and successful law firm. Its partners have over 100 years of combined experience they daily utilize in trial advocacy for their clients. Working primarily as civil litigators for matters in the state and Federal courts of Alabama, the attorneys at Burns, Cunningham & Mackey, P.C., are well-versed in many areas of law, including wrongful death, nursing home abuse, medical and legal malpractice, small business law, consumer fraud and contracts law.

Throughout its history, this firm has helped its clients, both individuals and small businesses, manage the effects of fraud, breach of contract, severe injury, and loss of family, home or income can cause. Understanding that the stress and anxiety associated with these types of losses can interfere with or prevent growth and recovery, the primary goal of the legal representation provided by Burns, Cunningham & Mackey, P.C., is to restore peace of mind and seek justice through favorable verdicts and settlements.

The duty of every member of the legal profession is to champion the cause of the innocent. With that focus in mind, the lawyers at Burns, Cunningham & Mackey, P.C., advocate on behalf of their clients, businesses and individuals alike, to resolutely pursue all compensation or restitution they are due as a result of the wrongful conduct of others.

The firm employs smart, successful lawyers and staff capable of handling state, federal and appellate matters, which has created a healthy, burgeoning referral practice, and has lead to many referrals of clients from other lawyers and firms over the years.

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