Legal Assistant:

Joel F. Dorroh


Joel Dorroh is the founder of Dorroh & Mills, P.C., and he practices estate planning and probate law with an emphasis on advising clients who have potentially taxable estates. Joel has more than 20 years experience and also helps clients in matters of business law, including the formation of partnerships, corporations, limited liability companies and corporate taxation issues.

Practice Areas:

  • Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning
  • Probates & Estates
  • Business & Contract Law
  • Commercial & Business Litigation
  • Elder Law
  • Corporate Taxation


  • Juris Doctorate (J.D.), The University of Alabama School of Law – 1992
  • Master of Laws in Taxation (L.L.M.), New York University – 1993
    • Phi Alpha Delta
    • Hugo L. Black Legal Scholar
    • Beta Alpha Psi
    • Beta Gamma Sigma
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Summa Cum Laude, The University of Alabama – 1989

Admitted to Practice:

  • Joel was admitted to practice law in Alabama in 1992


  • Supreme Court of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama
  • U.S. Tax Court

Professional Memberships:

  • Alabama State Bar Association
  • Tuscaloosa County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association – Member, Taxation Section
  • Tuscaloosa Estate Planning Council (past president)