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Wed 4 Sep, 2019 # News

Congratulations to Melvin Evans

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC is pleased to announce Melvin Evans, Technology Director for the Firm, has been appointed to the Commission on Artificial Intelligence and Associated Technologies by Governor Kay Ivey. He is one of the 10 appointed members of the 18-member commission.

In his role on the committee, Evans will help guide important decisions that directly affect the citizens of Alabama with regard to policy to advance the state’s growth in the tech sector. Evans has more than 34 years of experience that includes Government, Private and Legal sector experience. He will attend the first meeting on the commission in September in Montgomery.

Speaking of Evan’s appointment, Managing Lawyer Roger Bates said, This honor is certainly well deserved. Melvin will represent our firm well, but most importantly, he will contribute to the well-being of our State. Advancement and planning for technology will be keys to our state’s economic success now and in the future.

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC is the result of a merger of two law firms in January 2018. The two firms, Hand Arendall LLC and Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law, merged which resulted in one of the largest regional law practices with offices along the coast of Northwest Florida and throughout the state of Alabama. Since the start, Hand Arendall Harrison Sale has maintained a fundamental commitment to providing quality legal services. Cases and projects are staffed with the goal of achieving success for the client with maximum efficiency. With offices in Athens, Birmingham, Mobile, and Fairhope Alabama and Florida offices in Destin, Santa Rosa Beach and Panama City, the firm is uniquely situated among the Southeast’s major law firms to provide legal direction to clients throughout Alabama, Florida and Mississippi. Learn more at