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Stephen Bumgarner
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Stephen J. Bumgarner

PH: (205) 458-5355
Fax: (205) 244-5611
Email: Stephen
PH: (205) 458-5182
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PH: (205) 458-5234

One hundred percent of Stephen’s practice is devoted to litigation. Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Stephen has successfully tried a number of jury and bench trials. He regularly represents financial institutions and mortgage lenders in actions alleging violations of the Truth in Lending Act, Real Estate Settlement Practices Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, and other federal statutes and regulations. Stephen’s practice includes business litigation matters, class actions and complex commercial disputes. A large component of Stephen’s practice also encompasses the representation of retailers, restaurants, and manufacturers in lawsuits asserting tort and product liability claims. In addition, Stephen regularly represents Alabama employers in workers’ compensation and retaliatory discharge lawsuits.

Stephen belongs to the Litigation and Business Sections of the American Bar Association and is a member of the Alabama State Bar and the Birmingham Bar A...

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Honors & Awards


  • Secured summary judgment for a nationwide lender in a fraud action.
  • Secured summary judgment for Alabama manufacturer in action alleging retaliatory discharge.
  • Secured dismissal of a TILA action brought against a lender seeking rescission, monetary damages and other relief.
  • Secured dismissal of wrongful death claim brought under Dram Shop Act against nationwide restaurant.