Contact:

Ridge Park Place, Suite 3000
1130 22nd Street South
Birmingham, AL 35205
(205) 259-1034 (direct)
(205) 251-5479 (fax)
mpwilliams@nwkt.com
Jasmine Rhodes, Legal Assistant
(205) 328-6643
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Mark P. Williams

Practice Areas:

  • Business and Commercial Litigation and Creditor’s Rights and Bankruptcy

Education:

  • University of Alabama, B.S. (1981)
  • University of Alabama, J.D. (1984)
    • Associate Editor, Alabama Law Review

Admissions:

  • Alabama State Bar
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • All U.S. District Courts in Alabama

Professional Affiliations:

  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • American Board of Certification, Director

Mr. Williams is board certified in Creditors’ Rights and Business Bankruptcy by the American Board of Certification, of which he has served on the Board of Directors since 2010 and has an AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Williams has handled all phases of creditor representation throughout the State of Alabama including bankruptcy, commercial litigation, construction litigation, commercial collections, mechanics and materialmens lien claims, mortgage foreclosures, and appeals for over thirty years.

Mr. Williams is a past Chairman of the Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section of the Alabama State Bar and has served as an adjunct lecturer of legal studies at the University of Alabama School of Commerce and Business Administration and as an adjunct professor in bankruptcy and creditors’ rights at the University of Alabama School of Law. He also coaches the bankruptcy moot court team for the University of Alabama’s School of Law. Mr. Williams served as Law Clerk for the Honorable George S. Wright, former Chief Judge for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama.

Mr. Williams has been recognized by Alabama Super Lawyers® in the practice area of Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights since 2008. He was named in B-Metro Magazine’s “Top Lawyers” in 2010, 2012, and 2016.  He was also named in BHM BIZ‘s “Top Lawyers” in 2016. Mr. Williams is also AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®. He served on the Alabama Law Institute Revised Article 9 Committee. Mr. Williams has also served as a Co-Chairman of the Professional Compensation Committee and on the Website Editorial Board of the American Bankruptcy Institute.