Lance Harrison Swanner is a managing partner of The Chávez Law Group, The Cochran Firm-Birmingham and The Cochran Firm-Mobile. He is an equity partner in the Mobile, Birmingham Office.
A graduate of the University of Alabama in Birmingham, Lance received his undergraduate degree in Political Science. He obtained his Juris Doctor from Jones School of Law.
Lance focuses his practice in the areas of automobile accidents, truck accidents, wrongful death, nursing home, products liability and immigration litigation, representing clients in numerous jurisdictions across the Midwest, South and Eastern United States. His successful representation of individuals in an extensive number of cases has resulted in recovering millions of dollars on behalf of his clients.
Lance is a member of The National Trial Lawyers and has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers for the state of Alabama. Lance was selected by Super Lawyers' magazine as a 2011 Rising Star. Super Lawyers' publishes the Rising Star List to recognize the state's up-and-coming attorneys who are 40 years old or younger or who have been in practice ten years or less.
He is admitted to the Houston County Bar Association and to the Alabama Bar Association where he is a member of the Young Lawyers section. He has also been admitted to the Supreme Court of AL in 2001, USDC Northern District in 2006 and USDC South District in 2008.