Bill Burgess is a shareholder in the Family Law practice in the Maynard, Cooper & Gale, P.C. Huntsville office. He handles all matters related to family law for his clients, including alimony, divorce, marital agreements, paternity, child custody, child support, parental rights and visitation rights.
Before joining Maynard Cooper, Bill founded Burgess Graham Canupp PC, one of Huntsville’s most respected firms specializing in family law.
Bill was previously a member of the Madison County Judicial Commission and has served as President of the Huntsville-Madison County Bar Association. He was a member of the People’s Law School on Domestic Relations in Alabama faculty from 2000-2004 and again in 2008.
Licensed since 1973
Hourly ($370/hour), Retainer (Always)
Cash, Check, Credit Card
|AL||Authorized to practice law||1973||07/19/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Shareholder||Maynard, Cooper & Gale, PC||2014 - Present|
|Shareholder||Burgess Graham Canupp, P.C./William P. Burgess, Jr. P.C.||1991 - 2014|
|Solo Practitioner||William P. Burgess, Jr.||1981 - 1991|
|Attorney||Legal Services Alabama||1973 - 1981|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|People's Law School on Domestic Relations||Faculty Member||2008 - 2008|
|People's Law School on Domestic Relations||Faculty Member||2000 - 2004|
|Legal Services Corporation of North Central Alabama||Chairman of the Board of Directors||1985 - 2004|
|Alabama State Bar||Member||1973 - Present|
|Huntsville-Madison County Bar Association||Past President||N/A|
|Madison County American Inn of Court||Executive Committee||N/A|
|Madison County Judicial Commission||Past Member||N/A|
|University of Alabama School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1973|
|University of Alabama||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1971|
|Divorce on the Beach||Division of Retirement||N/A|