Employment Opportunities


Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC, a successful regional law firm with offices in Mobile, Birmingham, Fairhope and Athens, Alabama and Panama City and Destin, Florida, is seeking a Chief Financial Officer to be based out of the firm's Mobile office. This key management position will report directly to the firm's Managing Partner and Executive Committee and will have responsibility for leading and managing this 90+ lawyer law firm's financial and accounting functions, for communicating with the partnership group, and also, for coordination of the firm's administrative Directors, six offices and staff. Prior CFO experience is preferred. Law firm experience including three or more years as Director of Finance, Controller or Accounting Manager of a midsized or larger law firm, is preferred.

Experience must include responsibility for managing all functions of an accounting department, primary responsibility for finance and financial management, and include experience in financial planning, financial analysis and budgeting, supervision of billing, receivables and collections, accounts payables, cash flow planning and management. Experience in the administration of partner/owner profit distribution/compensation systems strongly preferred. Candidate must have management skills and hands-on accounting experience, ability to delegate and supervise effectively, while also taking direct responsibility when appropriate. In addition, the firm's leadership values strategic and practical experience in pricing and profitability, cost analysis and control, experience with special projects and support of law firm and practice group strategic planning. The successful candidate will have a strong work ethic, an effective management style and commitment to consistent quality, accuracy and results.

Our firm has multiple decades of success, has achieved growth with profitability, stable and effective firm leadership and governance and a collaborative firm culture. CPA, CGMA or CMA preferred; accounting degree or Master's in Finance preferred.

Please mail your resume, in confidence, along with salary requirements, to our consultants, Altman Weil, Inc., at (please specify the Altman Weil Department Number - 5123 - in the subject line of the email).

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Further inquiries about careers at the firm and its office locations should be directed to the following:

For Attorney Positions in All Offices contact Katie Hammett Hassell at Post Office Box 123, Mobile, Alabama 36601 or by email at

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