Gerard J. Durward

Gerard J. Durward

Partner
Location:
Birmingham, Alabama
Phone:
205-324-6654
Fax:
205-324-6656
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Adoption

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama, 1966
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2004

Education

  • Birmingham School of Law, Birmingham, Alabama
    • LL.B. - 1966
  • Paul Smith College
    • A.A.S. - 1957
  • University of Maryland

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award
  • Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America, 1983 to present
  • Selected as Alabama Super Lawyer, 2009-2013

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Fellow, 1979 - Present
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Board of Governor's, 1990 - 1996
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Budget and Finance Chair, 1990 - 1991
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, President, Alabama chapter, 2004 - 2005
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, President-Elect Alabama chapter, 2003 - 2004
  • International Academy of Family Lawyers, Fellow, 1989 - Present
  • International Academy of Family Lawyers, Board of Managers, U.S.A. Chapter, 2007 - 2012
  • The American College of Family Trial Lawyers, Diplomate, 1994 - Present
  • Birmingham Bar Association, President, 1987 - 1988
  • Birmingham Bar Association, President-Elect, 1986 - 1987
  • Birmingham Bar Association, Secretary Treasurer, 1981
  • Birmingham Bar Association, Executive Committee, 1976 - 1978
  • Alabama Law Foundation
  • Alabama State Bar Family Law Section

Past Employment Positions

  • Gerard J. Durward, P.C., Owner, 2003 - 2004
  • Durward & Arnold, Partner, 1979 - 2003