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Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

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Client Comments

All client comments represent the opinions of the people who provide them. All potential clients are urged to remember that no two cases are ever completely alike and that the result in one case does not guarantee a similar result in another case.

Insurance Law

Jason Walters of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings is an exceptional lawyer. He is bright, knowledgeable, responsive, and very likable.

Insurance Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings are deeply knowledgeable and practical counsel. They are not afraid to take any matter to court; many attorneys/firms look to settle, but Bradley is well prepared for trial if necessary, and highly capable.

Litigation - Construction

My experience with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings was exceptionally good.

Cabell Acree Quanta Services, Inc.

Litigation - Construction

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has been great to work with. They are very thorough with legal matters pertaining to construction and property litigation.

Andrew Brown Brown Lumber

Trademark Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings does timely, complete, and thorough work every time we use their trademark law services.

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

The Bradley Arant Boult Cummings partners assigned to our case developed their knowledge to the special nature of our business. This development allowed our attorneys to defend our position relating to this litigation in the utmost manner.

David Bailey South Alabama Electric Cooperative

Construction Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings attorney Aman Kahlon is a rising star!

Andrew Edwards Dunn Building

Construction Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings recommendations are straight forward and uncomplicated.

John Griffiths VCON, LLC

Tax Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings is widely regarded as the premier tax law firm for Alabama tax matters.

Construction Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings is always top notch. They listen. They do what they say they are going to do and beyond!

Dan Brodbeck Compass Partners

Banking and Finance Law

Charles Moore from Bradley Arant Boult Cummings provides exceptional legal advice for BBVA in a very complex mortgage servicing industry. His excellent communication, advice and service are integral on us executing our business plan.

Insurance Law

We have had incredible experience with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, and in particular with partner Jason Walters in the Birmingham office. He combines superior intellect, preparation and experience with a practical outlook on insurance litigation. He knows our settlement philosophy and takes the time to get to know the attorneys and internal business personnel involved in a particular case. I highly recommend Jason and the firm.

Jonathan Niemeyer Western & Southern Financial Group

Corporate Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings is a great law firm with expertise in all areas that my company needs.

Marlin Womack Delta Health Alliance

Construction Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has the best construction attorneys I have ever worked with. They are very knowledgeable in all aspects of the construction industry and professional in how they work with you.

Construction Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings is an amazing resource for our clients in Construction Law.

Jay Reed Associated Builders and Contractors

Construction Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings' team has a deep understanding of the industry and a commitment to the client's best interest. They seek prompt, efficient resolutions.

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Gordon Nichols at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings provided us with timely, expert, and practical guidance on several very complex tax and pension matters.

Max Reynolds John Muir Health

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has been our long term choice for ERISA issues and continues to be an outstanding resource for us.

Tessa Hughes Vulcan Materials Company

Tax Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings is very responsive, and they are proactive. They make sure I am aware of tax law changes that may impact my company.

Banking and Finance Law

Our lead attorney with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, Bob Hannon, has been a great partner with us. We send more work to him than any other attorney. Bob does high quality legal work, and we really like his special expertise in health care real estate. Bob is very prompt to respond to us and is always willing to advise our group on matters impacting our business. We truly appreciate Bob's counsel and believe his and the firm's ethics and integrity are of the highest quality.

Charlie Hannon First Tennessee

Arbitration

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings is client-centric, cost conscious, and effective counsel. Highly recommend.

Trademark Law

Frank Caprio and his IP team at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings are stellar attorneys- smart, practical and creative thinkers.

Construction Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings attorney Axel Bolvig is outstanding. He is a true leader in his field that combines technical understanding with an expert knowledge of law.

Construction Law

I have only been a client of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings for about 2 years. I have found them to respond quickly to any questions I have. My attorney there is Chris Selman. I feel that his expertise has saved me money, as well saving me from legal headaches. I would recommend this firm to anyone.

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings most recently has represented us in regard to a Department of Labor audit of our Employee Health Plan. In so doing, the firm uncovered some potential issues with our plan and provided invaluable assistance in developing a plan of action to remedy those issues and limit our exposure. We were given very short notice to respond to the DOL's document and information requests, but the firm was very responsive, enabling us to meet the deadlines.

Tax Law

I’ve used Bradley Arant Boult Cummings’s legal services and expertise for a multitude of Alabama state tax matters over the years, including securing lucrative tax credits and incentives, appealing DOR audit assessments, and providing technical tax advice. The attorneys are experts in Alabama state tax matters and have invaluable insight and knowledge of the administrative and procedural processes in Alabama’s legislature, Tax Tribunal, DOR, and the state’s many local taxing authorities. Although I’ve only engaged Bradley for Alabama state tax matters up to this point, I would definitely engage them to handle tax matters in other states. Bradley has offices in several states with attorneys whose expertise and professional connections extend to overall multi-state and federal taxes. Bradley attorneys are nationally known in the tax community and they often speak at regional and national conferences. Additionally, the attorneys provide very high quality professional and legal service, they are very responsive to their clients’ needs, and you can tell they genuinely care about their client relationships.

Doug Foster Imerys

Economic Development Law

We receive excellent counsel from Bradley Arant Boult Cummings on navigating complex issues in dealing with government entities.

Construction Law

Douglas Patin of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has represented us since 1986. We value his expertise in construction law, his practical approach to issues and his direct and efficient approach in dealing with a variety of problems we encounter in construction. He quickly defines our best interest strategy and outlines the most efficient resolution. When issues have been especially urgent, he has traveled to our office or jobsite to survey the issue(s) firsthand and get us moving toward the best solution. We consider Douglas Patin and his team a most essential element of our success in this business.

Patrick McGoldrick McGoldrick Construction Services Corp.

Arbitration

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings is an outstanding firm with excellent cost to value. They have very capable construction and government law groups. They are a full service firm with actual full service capabilities.

David Hume B.L. Harbert International, LLC

Construction Law

Some of the nation's best construction lawyers’ practice with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings. Many of the lawyers have actual field or company experience, which makes them uniquely suited to be able to appreciate the big picture--the longer-term implications of a construction dispute beyond the battle at hand. In addition, by virtue of their experience, they provide meaningful insights during the regular day-to-day challenges that arise in construction matters.

Tax Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has been our firm for almost 20 years. Their work is outstanding and timely. We have personal relationships with members of the firm and are highly satisfied with their performance and professionalism.

Mark Miller VIAM Manufacturing, Inc.

Environmental Law

We have used Bradley Arant Boult Cummings for many years and the environmental law group has always been more than helpful and responsive. We use both William (Buddy) Cox and Joel Kuehnert and they are excellent attorneys not only with the environmental knowledge, but also the business savvy to help guide us.

Litigation - Construction

Consistently outstanding work by Ian Faria and Nathan Graham of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings. They are a valuable resource to my legal dept.

Mario Menendez Webber, LLC

Arbitration

It is a privilege to work with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings. I trust their judgment and expertise, even when it occasionally runs counter to what I think the outcome should be. I learn something each time I speak with them.

Sean Wofford The Robins & Morton Group

Patent Law

We have had a partnership with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings for many years and the entire team works well with our company. We work closely with George Smith for Business Law issues and for IP we work with Angie Holt. We have a lot of energy, money and time invested in this relationship but it has paid off in many ways. We have referred many business associates to this law firm as well and look forward to continued professional growth with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings.

Moore Eric Skywave Antennas Inc.

Construction Law

Mabry Rodgers and the entire Bradley Arant Boult Cummings law team have supported our business since 2004. They are a major contributor to our successful growth from $29 million annual revenues to $143 million in 2018. Their legal representation in disputes, counsel on risk mitigation, contributions in contract negotiations that retain beneficial customer relationships, and overall knowledge of the construction industry have significantly benefited Wunderlich - Malec and assisted our firm in recently being named a top 200 Engineering company by ENR magazine.

Denny Euers Wunderlich-Malec Engineering Systems

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

We have had a long term relationship with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings. They have been outstanding.

Bill Roark Torch Technologies, Inc.

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings attorneys are very knowledgeable, cost-effective, responsive, and easy to work with.

J.T. Price McKinney Communications

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings attorney Gordon Nichols is hands down the best ERISA attorney I have ever worked with. I have known and worked with him for at least 25 years. Even though I am a retired CPA and was the COO of one of the largest law firms in America, I continued to use Mr. Nichols for prompt and always accurate information. When I needed to establish a personal professional consulting company, I used Mr. Nichols to establish my retirement plan.

Dan Anderson Bean Dog Land Company

Economic Development Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings are top professionals that truly understand the economic development profession.

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has an extraordinary group of legal professionals that have guided us successfully through complex and high-exposure litigation on numerous occasions. Mike Pennington and Thomas Ritchie are standouts in terms of legal talent.

Paul Garrison Infinity Insurance Companies

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

In each instance in which we work with a Bradley Arant Boult Cummings lawyer, they are well-informed and knowledgeable. They view their relationship with the Company's legal department as collaborative and interactive. Matters are efficiently handled and work is assigned at the appropriate level for the nature of the matter.

Bridgette Roman Community Choice Financial Inc.

Real Estate Law

We have relied on Bradley Arant Boult Cummings for many years for our involvement in downtown and residential development, including tax-increment financing, sale/lease-back, PILOT, brownfields assistance, etc. They clearly understand our mission and priorities and see that they are incorporated into our various agreements.

Jim Thiltgen Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency

Banking and Finance Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings is a very knowledgeable firm across multiple financial subjects.

Mike King AuburnBank

Insurance Law

Jason Walters Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has done an excellent job getting to know Guardian and achieves effective outcomes in the matters referred to him. He has won cases on summary judgment and tried a complex matter to resolution, achieving a remarkable result for the company. We look forward to growing the relationship with Bradley through Jason.

Sean Quinn Berkshire Life Insurance Company of America

Government Relations Practice

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has a top notch Government Relations practice. They are connected, articulate and strategic in the way they go about their work in my company's experience with them dating back five years.

Real Estate Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings is undoubtedly the best law firm in Birmingham, and their understanding of our industry's sector of real estate law has been exceptional. On-campus higher-ed P3's can be complicated, but Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has helped us successfully navigate the arduous process and achieve successful "win-win" partnerships with our clients.

Walker May Capstone Development Partners, LLC

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

David Joffe, along with our primary relationship manager John Murdock of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings were fantastic in helping us move from a rollover business startup structure to a LLC and restructuring our 401(k) plan. David did a fantastic job of explaining arcane ERISA language to our business team.

Michael Hagerty MIZZOURI

Corporate Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings continues to be the premier law firm in Alabama and serves as our primary corporate counsel on all matters.

John Hagefstration Graham & Co.

Construction Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings attorneys are extremely professional and courteous. Their representation gives me the confidence I need to run my business.

Bobby Dale Welch BD Welch Construction LLC

Government Relations Practice

J. David Stewart, III at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings handles our government relations area and we have worked with him for a very long time. David is not only knowledgeable but works very well with our business.

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

The lawyers with whom I dealt at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings were of high quality ethically, very knowledgeable, always responsive to my inquiries, and I have no problem in recommending them highly.

Cleveland Poole PIONEER ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE, INC.

Copyright Law

We use firms in DC for FDA specialized work and some local for board and investors as well as our Fortune 17 owners internal and external council. Without exception, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings is far and away the best group we have ever worked with; they are unparalleled.

Curt Freemyer Aionex

Patent Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings lawyer Angie Holt is my favorite patent attorney, for her gracious attitude as well as her expert assistance in developing patent applications.

Davis John King Kutter, Inc.

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

I have used Bradley Arant Boult Cummings for ERISA issues at three companies over nearly eight years. I find them to be knowledgeable, practical and able to communicate complex ideas succinctly. Bradley's lawyers then work to find clear and direct solutions. Bradley is a trusted partner.

John Arena Specialty Care

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

We can always depend on the sound and timely advice provided by Bradley Arant Boult Cummings regarding our ERISA needs.

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings offers top-notch legal advice. They are invaluable to our management of our Retirement Plans.

Bill Schweinhart Quorum Health

Securities / Capital Markets Law

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings offers excellent advice and guidance on intricacies of securities law.

Corporate Law

I have worked with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings for 10+ years and they have consistently been excellent. My clients have also hired them directly.

Litigation - Patent

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has been a long term provider of legal counsel in multiple businesses. They stand out because they stand by you when times are challenging. I cannot recommend them highly enough.

Litigation - Construction

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings' Jim Archibald and Ian Faria are both top notch construction lawyers. Their experience in construction law and litigation is second to none.

Logan Hollobaugh Gilbane Building Company

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has knowledgeable and professional attorneys that achieve outstanding results.

Economic Development Law

It has been great working with Chris Grissom and Dave Stewart at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings very skilled, highly competent, and professional.