Banks has practiced law in Mobile since 1993, and founded The Ladd Firm in 1995. He obtained his B.A. degree from Washington & Lee University in 1989 and his law degree from the University of Alabama in 1993. He has the highest peer review rating (AV) for professional excellence from legal directory of Martindale-Hubbell. Banks is licensed to practice law in Alabama and Mississippi. Banks is also a member of the Alabama State Bar Elder Law Section and ElderCounsel.
Banks serves on the Gulf Coast Dementia Services Board, and teaches estate planning classes for the Eastern Shore Institute for Life Long Learning. Banks frequently speaks on estate planning and long term care planning topics to local church groups, charitable organizations, business groups, and other organizations. Many of his presentations have been approved for CE credit.
Banks and The Ladd Firm are committed to developing efficient processes for delivering estate planning services through the use of software, video presentations, and other technology.