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Bradley R. Sanders Jr.

Special Counsel

From negotiation to general corporate transactions, I enjoy helping businesses approach everything from day-to-day business to major milestones such as mergers and acquisitions. I like to work as part of a client’s team to understand their goals and challenges on a deep level.

Bradley Sanders counsels clients in business, corporate and real estate law as well as litigation involving contractual, commercial and corporate disputes. He advises clients in creating corporations, limited liability companies and other legally recognized entities and ensuring that corporate clients are properly qualified to do business in Alabama and Mississippi.  He has represented private companies in the purchase and acquisition of assets, including the drafting of acquisition agreements and closing documents, the formation of subsidiaries necessary to complete the acquisitions and providing real estate advice and counsel.  He has advised entrepreneurs in negotiations for the lease of property in order to open businesses and restaurants.

Bradley has represented clients in the oil and gas industry in real estate, regulatory and tax matters and before the Alabama State Oil and Gas Board.  He has also represented landowners in negotiations with major oil companies in connection with oil, gas and mineral matters and contractual disputes, including reviewing title and drafting title opinions.

Bradley served as an intern with the National Economic Council of the Executive Office of the President of the United States under President George W. Bush and Director Lawrence B. Lindsey. He also served as a staff law clerk at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

Bradley received his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Mississippi School of Law; in 2003. During law school, he served as the Associate Articles Editor for the Mississippi Law Journal. He received his B.A., magna cum laude, from Millsaps College in 1999.

Publications

Constitutional Law — First Amendment — Speech Discussing Otherwise Permissible Subjects Cannot Be Excluded from a Limited Public Forum on the Ground that the Subject is Discussed from a Religious Viewpoint, Mississippi Law Journal, 2001

Education

  • University of Mississippi School of Law, J.D., 2003, cum laude
  • Millsaps College, B.A., 1999, magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama
  • Mississippi

Court Admissions

  • Alabama Supreme Court
  • Mississippi Supreme Court
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Alabama
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi

Community Involvement

  • The Village of Spring Hill, Inc., Board of Directors
  • Salty Worm Brackish Classic Committee to Benefit Pancreatic Cancer Research
  • Mercy Medical and Mercy Life, Board of Directors
  • Chair of the Leadership Committee for McGill Toolen’s Fund, 2018
  • St. Ignatius Catholic Church

Acknowledgements

  • Alabama Super Lawyers “Rising Stars”
  • Mobile Bay Magazine’s 40 Under 40

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

  • Alabama State Bar Association
  • Mississippi State Bar Association
  • Leadership Mobile, Class of 2014
  • Representing multistate banks in preparation of banking documents and merger and acquisition documents.
  • Representing a national energy company in connection with the negotiation of real estate leases, regulatory approvals and tax abatements and credits.
  • Representing a national restaurant in the expansion of stores throughout Alabama, including drafting complex legal documents and providing legal advice and consultation with respect to environmental, title and other due diligence-related matters.
  • Representing multiple regional construction companies in negotiations for public and private construction jobs.
  • Representing individuals and/ or businesses in negotiation and purchase of historic buildings in downtown Mobile.