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Jones Walker LLP Named as One of Business Alabama's "Best Companies to Work for in Alabama" 2015
August 5, 2015

Press Release

BIRMINGHAM, August 5, 2015 – Jones Walker LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has been named one of the "Best Companies to Work for in Alabama" by Business Alabama. This year's list of the 20 best places to work contains 10 large and 10 small companies that have offices in Alabama. This is the second year the firm has received this award. 
"At Jones Walker, we always strive to cultivate a positive and innovative work environment, and it is an honor to be on Business Alabama's list again this year," said William W. Horton, partner and head of the firm's Birmingham office. 
The firm participated in a two-part survey conducted by the Best Companies Group. In part one, Jones Walker responded to human resource type questions regarding the firm's paid time off and employee programs, benefits package, salary information, health and wellness programs, and more. In part two, all of the firm's Alabama employees, including partners, associates, special counsel, and staff were asked to participate in an electronic survey sent by the Best Companies Group. The winners were chosen based on the responses from both survey parts.
Jones Walker is constantly exploring new and innovative ways to make the firm a better place to work, from health and wellness benefits and programs to the ways the firm reaches out to help others in the community. There are several distinctive characteristics that make Jones Walker a great place to work, most notably the health and wellness opportunities and plans, the firm's commitment to community, and the unique corporate structure that encourages interaction and relationship-building between all levels of staff.
The firm was recognized at an awards reception held on August 4, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Birmingham, Alabama.
About Jones Walker
Jones Walker LLP (, with approximately 390 attorneys, provides a comprehensive range of legal services to a national and international corporate client base through offices in Alabama, Arizona, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, Ohio, and Texas.