Michael M. Eley

Mike Eley is co-founder and named shareholder of the Alabama based civil defense firm Webb & Eley. His practice focuses primarily on workers’ compensation issues for individual companies, self-insured funds, and insurance companies. For these clients, Mike works on a variety of issues including compensation benefits, medical benefits, termination issues, and other employment matters. Mike is an accomplished trial attorney with more than 35 years of experience in State and Federal courts. Mike has tried more than 150 cases and has appeared in all 67 counties in Alabama. These matters have included criminal matters (in his early years) and civil matters since 1986. Most of these were employment related cases but others involved fraudulent claims.

Mike’s work has earned him a prestigious “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, and regularly recognized on the Best Lawyers and Top Lawyers lists. Mike is an avid golfer, coached various baseball teams for 27 years, and supports his alma mater, University of Alabama.

Mike is married and has four children.

Michael M. Eley

Mike Eley is co-founder and named shareholder of the Alabama based civil defense firm Webb & Eley. His practice focuses primarily on workers’ compensation issues for individual companies, self-insured funds, and insurance companies. For these clients, Mike works on a variety of issues including compensation benefits, medical benefits, termination issues, and other employment matters. Mike is an accomplished trial attorney with more than 35 years of experience in State and Federal courts. Mike has tried more than 150 cases and has appeared in all 67 counties in Alabama. These matters have included criminal matters (in his early years) and civil matters since 1986. Most of these were employment related cases but others involved fraudulent claims.

Mike’s work has earned him a prestigious “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, and regularly recognized on the Best Lawyers and Top Lawyers lists. Mike is an avid golfer, coached various baseball teams for 27 years, and supports his alma mater, University of Alabama.

Mike is married and has four children.

EDUCATION

B.A., University of Alabama, 1978
J.D., Cumberland School of Law, 1981

BAR ADMISSION

Alabama State Bar

MEMBERSHIPS AND AFFILIATIONS

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association
Alabama Workers’ Compensation Organization
Defense Research Institute
Montgomery Claims Association
Montgomery County Bar Association

Awards & Honors

A+ Rating, Martindale-Hubbell since 1990
Best Lawyers List (2003-2020)
Top Lawyers List, Corporate Counsel Magazine (2007-2020)

MISC

Former Board Member, Frazer United Methodist Church, Montgomery, AL
Former Board of Directors, St. James School
Coach, Dixie Youth Baseball and Travel Baseball
Coach, YMCA Football and Basketball

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