At Work – Spence Morano is a shareholder in Leak, Douglas & Morano. He maintains a general litigation practice with a focus on high-exposure commercial disputes. He has successfully litigated cases in Alabama state and federal courts on behalf of major coal producers and royalty owners in breach of contract actions. Spence regularly represents local and out-of-state corporations in matters involving business torts, employment matters, general liability, workers compensation claims, and transactional matters. In addition to his trial work, Spence regularly practices in the Alabama Supreme Court and Court of Civil Appeals, where he has successfully represented businesses and insurers in matters ranging from premises liability to coverage disputes.
At Home – Spence and his wife, Sally Inzer Morano, live in the suburbs of Birmingham with their three children, Ann Winston, 13, Spence Jr., 11, and James, 9. The Moranos are active members of United Canterbury Methodist Church. Outside of work, Spence enjoys hunting, fishing, and attending his children’s athletic events.
University of Alabama, B.A., 1998
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, J.D., 2001
Awards & Affiliations
Alabama State Bar Association
Birmingham Bar Association