"Bet the Company" Litigation

"Bet the company" litigation can take many different forms.

Whether it is a patent infringement claim, a pricing claim, or a simple contract dispute, the common denominator is, in some cases, the result of litigation can mean success or failure for your business.  Burr & Forman has the resources to assist you when the company itself is "on the line" in litigation.

Our Attorneys

W. Michael Atchison
Counsel ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5168
(205) 278-5842
Bryan Balogh
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5469
(205) 278-9764
Bryan
Edward Bowron
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8216
(251) 344-9696
Edward
Stephen Bumgarner
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5355
(205) 244-5611
Stephen
S. Greg Burge
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5101
(205) 244-5612
S. Greg
Jennifer "Ginger" Busby
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5341
(205) 244-5614
C. Paul Cavender
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5350
(205) 244-5618
C. Paul
Michael Choy
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5364
(205) 244-5616
Michael
Betsy Collins
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8207
(251) 706-2414
Betsy
Benjamin Coulter
Associate ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5420
(205) 458-5643
Benjamin
David Elliott
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5324
(205) 244-5631
David
Gerald Gillespy
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5348
(205) 244-5644
Gerald
Victor Hayslip
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5255
(205) 244-5656
Victor
Joseph Letzer
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5212
(205) 244-5671
Joseph
Michael Lucas
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5204
(205) 244-5673
Michael
John Morrow
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5298
(205) 244-5687
John
Robert Rutherford
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5286
(205) 458-5100
Robert
William Schifino, Jr.
Partner ~ Tampa, Florida|
(813) 221-1764
(813) 221-7335
William
Elizabeth Shirley
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5186
(205) 244-5705
Elizabeth
Peter Vilmos
Partner ~ Orlando, Florida|
(407) 540-6622
(407) 650-2955
Peter
Robert Williams
Partner ~ Tampa, Florida|
(813) 367-5712
(813) 357-3533
Robert

Experience Matters

Brief sentence defining representative matters.

  • Asbestos Litigation

    Retained as national trial counsel for Fortune 100 company’s asbestos trials and assigned review of company’s documents to prepare company’s defense strategies.
  • Asbestos Litigation

    Retained as national coordinating counsel for product manufacturer new to asbestos litigation and assigned task of developing strategies and protocols regarding defense of cases, preparation of company witnesses, confirmation of insurance coverage and other matters related to the client's defense.
  • Asbestos Litigation

    Retained as regional counsel (southeastern United States and Caribbean) from 1990 to 1993 for a manufacturer of asbestos insulation products with responsibility across the region for development, implementation and management of defense strategies, trial strategies, engagement of expert witnesses, defense cost savings, indemnity budgets, negotiations and strategies for individual and mass case settlements, and reporting to client’s management team on an average inventory of 20,000 pending cases.
  • Asbestos Litigation

    Retained to represent interests of asbestos containing product manufactures in national appellate strategy regarding statute of limitations defense.
  • Asbestos Litigation

    Retained to represent interests of asbestos containing product manufactures in national appellate strategy regarding defense of punitive damages claims.