About Robert Lockwood

Robert Lockwood is a labor and employment attorney who works at Wilmer & Lee, P.A. in Huntsville, Alabama.  His practice focuses on Alabama employment law.  Robert provides legal advice on workplace issues to his clients.  He tries cases in all state and federal courts, and administrative hearings at all levels of government. Robert is an Alabama SuperLawyer in the area of employment law. He holds an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, signifying that his peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.

Robert represents individuals, businesses and governmental entities in employment, civil rights, corporate and contractual matters. He is a former law clerk to United States District Court Judge C. Lynwood Smith, Jr.  Robert’s experience with Judge Smith, as well as his extensive private practice, benefits his clients across Alabama.

Outside the practice of law, Robert is involved both professionally and civically. He is a member of the Alabama Board of Bar Examiners, a Fellow of the Alabama Law Foundation, a member of the Alabama Access to Justice Commission and a graduate of the Alabama State Bar’s Leadership Forum.  He is a member of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel where he serves as Vice-Chair of the Civil Rights and Public Entity Liability Section.

Robert is a former President of the Huntsville-Madison County Bar Association and the Board of the Madison County Volunteer Lawyer Program. He is a graduate of Leadership Huntsville/Madison County Class 24, and is the Past-President of the Huntsville Rotary Club. Robert and his wife, Julie, attend Huntsville First United Methodist Church, where he served on the Board of Trustees.   They have two sons, Carter and Richard.

Alabama State Bar, Rules of Professional conduct, Rule 7.2 (e), requires the following language in all attorney communications: No representation is made that the quality of the legal services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers.