Morris Wade Richardson

Morris Wade Richardson

RichardsonClement, PC
  • Business Law, Trademarks, Intellectual Property...
  • Alabama
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Summary

Wade Richardson’s success as a trial attorney is a result of the good judgment, wisdom, and experience he brings to bear on behalf of his clients, in addition to his willingness to provide an extra level of advocacy focused on the client’s long term goals and objectives.

He has extensive experience in tort and business litigation, including copyright, trademark and other intellectual property or Lanham Act disputes, product liability, fraud, business competition and dissolution claims. Wade has handled and tried high risk cases to successful verdicts.

Wade represents multiple small and medium sized companies and closely held businesses. He also represents clients in the motorsports industry including race tracks, sanctioning organizations, and a major auto racing corporation. He represents a major railroad, a major manufacturer of vehicles for the utility industry, in addition to individuals or companies in the intellectual property, sports and entertainment arenas. Wade has also handled matters for non-profit and charitable organizations.

Wade earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Alabama School of Law in 1986, where he was named a Hugo L. Black Scholar, received the Order of the Coif and Bench and Bar Honors, and served on the Alabama Law Review from 1984 – 1986. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 1983.

Wade is admitted to practice before all the federal and state courts in Alabama, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. He is a member of the Birmingham Bar Association and the Alabama Bar Association, as well as the Defense Research Institute, Alabama Defense Lawyers, the National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel, and the International Association of Defense Counsel. Named one of The Best Lawyers in America®, Wade also has an AV Preeminent Rating ™ by LexisNexis® Martindale-Hubbell®.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Trademarks
  • Intellectual Property
  • Entertainment & Sports Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Litigation
  • Business Litigation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Alabama
11th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
RichardsonClement, PC
Current
Education
University of Alabama School of Law
J.D. (1986) | Law
Honors: Hugo L. Black Scholar, Order of the Coif, Bench and Bar Honors
Activities: Served on Alabama Law Review
University of Alabama - Birmingham
B.S. (1983)
Awards
Best Law Firm
US News and World Report
AV Preeminent Rating
Martindale Hubbell
Professional Associations
Alabama State Bar # 8581S78M
Member
Current
Birmingham Bar Association
Member
Current
Defense Research Institute
Member
Current
Alabama Defense Lawyers
Member
Current
National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel
Member
Current
International Association of Defense Counsel
Member
Current
Websites & Blogs
Website
Defending Business
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Contact & Map
RichardsonClement, PC
100 Corporate Parkway
One Lake Level
Birmingham, AL 35242
USA
Telephone: (205) 572-4100