Radio interview: Kerry McInerney shares connection and support for Susan G. Komen

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Kerry McInerney is a Sirote & Permutt attorney and Treasurer of the Board of Directors, North Central Alabama Affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Sirote attorney Kerry McInerney was recently featured on The Matt Murphy Show to discuss his connection with Susan G. Komen and his support for breast cancer awareness, a causeRead More

Red Mountain Park preserves history and promotes adventure

Red Mountain Park

Leigh Kaylor and Liz Hutchins are Sirote & Permutt attorneys. A true Birmingham treasure, Red Mountain Park is a nonprofit organization connecting the communities of Birmingham through vital urban green space and promoting healthy, active lifestyles to enrich the quality of life for Birmingham residents. The park sits on a beautiful 1,300-acre stretch of land alongRead More

Sirote & Permutt supports Urban Ministry’s Table of Hope


Jim Vann is a Sirote & Permutt attorney. When Birmingham’s post-industrial economy took a downward turn in the late 70s, Urban Ministry was there to lift up Birmingham’s inner city neighborhoods and provide basic needs through its Community Kitchen, food assistance and emergency care programs. Today, nearly 40 years later, Urban Ministry is still cultivatingRead More

FOCUS on Recovery: Helping women face the challenges of recovery from substance abuse


David Wooldridge is a Sirote and Permutt attorney and a FOCUS on Recovery Board member. FOCUS on Recovery, a substance abuse recovery residence for women, was recently honored in the Birmingham Business Journal (BBJ) 2014 Nonprofit Awards, which recognize Birmingham’s leading nonprofit organizations and charities as well as the corporate citizens that support them. AtRead More

Sirote & Permutt’s dedication to education


John Cooper is the CEO of Sirote & Permutt. Updated July 17, 2014 Here at Sirote & Permutt, we fully realize the value and importance of a quality education. It is one of the fundamental commitments of our Sirote Supports initiative, which provides support to programs that strengthen the community and positively impact the areas of health,Read More

Be your best self: Distinguished Young Women Scholarship Program

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Shirley Justice is a Sirote & Permutt attorney and Distinguished Young Women Board member. “Be your best self.” The statement is simple, yet profound, and is used by Distinguished Young Women (DYW) to inspire thousands of high school girls each year to develop their full and individual potential. DYW, formerly known as America’s Junior Miss, is aRead More

Birmingham Business Journal’s 2014 Nonprofit Awards

Nonprofit Awards

John Cooper is the CEO of Sirote & Permutt. Today, the Birmingham Business Journal (BBJ) held the 2014 Nonprofit Awards ceremony to honor top nonprofit organizations and charities in Birmingham, as well as the businesses and corporate citizens that support them. The Birmingham area is full of nonprofit organizations and businesses working for the greater good, andRead More

Judson College celebrates 175 years of educating and empowering women

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Liz Hutchins is a Sirote & Permutt attorney and Judson College Alumnae Association President. There is much more to education than the classes, tests and grade point averages – education has the ability to empower and strengthen a generation. Education can be valuable for everyone, but it can have an especially significant impact on women.Read More

Community initiative and Girls, Inc.: Why I love Birmingham


Kelli Robinson is a Sirote & Permutt attorney and Chair of the Girls, Inc. Board of Directors. Recently, I was asked “Why I love Birmingham,” and immediately the community in which I live and Girls Inc. came to mind. I knew I was home when I moved to Crestwood, but I had no idea yetRead More