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Heather Houston is Of Counsel in the firm’s Fairhope office where her practice focuses on professional liability, construction and complex liability. She is experienced in representing design professionals and contractors in matters ranging from the design and construction of single-family residences to high rise condominiums to industrial facilities. Heather also defends professionals such as attorneys and pharmacists against allegations of breach of standard of care.  Heather represents her clients’ interests in pre-suit negotiations, litigation, and alternative dispute forums.

Heather serves the legal community through her involvement in numerous local, state, and national professional organizations.  She is admitted to practice in all state courts in Alabama and Mississippi as well as numerous Federal District Courts throughout Alabama and Mississippi.

Heather balances active involvement in the legal community with leadership positions in various philanthropic endeavors. She proudly serves on the Board of Directors for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mobile and previously served as its President.  She was also a long-time member of the Junior League of Mobile and held several leadership positions throughout her tenure. Heather is a graduate of Leadership Mobile and was previously selected as one of Mobile Bay Monthly’s 40 Under 40.

Heather earned her B.A. from Spring Hill College and her J.D. from the University of Mississippi School of Law. 

Heather and her family live in Fairhope where they spend their free time enjoying all of the activities Mobile Bay has to offer. 


  • Alabama State Bar (2004)
  • Mississippi State Bar (2006)


  • B.A., Spring Hill College, 2001
  • J.D., University of Mississippi School of Law, 2004, cum laude

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Civic and Professional Affiliations

  • Mobile Bar Association
  • Baldwin County Bar Association
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mobile Board of Directors
  • Spring Hill College Mobile Alumni Chapter
  • Ole Miss Alumni Association
  • Leadership Mobile Graduate


  • Best Lawyers In America©, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, 2024
  • Alabama Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2019
  • Mobile Bay Monthly’s 40 Under 40, 2013