Benjamin B. Coulter

Benjamin B. Coulter
  • J.D., Cumberland School of Law at Samford University (2010)
  • M.A., Wayne State University (1999)
  • B.A., Baylor University (1998)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court – Middle District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Southern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Florida

  • American Bar Association
  • Alabama State Bar
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Judge James Edwin Horton American Inn of Court
  • Fellow, ABOTA National Trial College
  • Alabama Super Lawyers "Rising Star," Business Litigation (2014-2015)
  • Order of the Barrister, Cumberland School of Law, Member
  • Named executive editor of the Cumberland Law Review
  • Alabama Leadership Initiative
  • East Lake Arts District, Board of Directors
  • Alabama Volunteer Lawyers Program, Participant
  • Birmingham Volunteer Lawyer Program Participant
  • Homeless Experience Legal Protection (H.E.L.P.), Participant
  • Legal Eagles Educational Program, Participant
  • Birmingham MS Leadership Class of 2013
  • Represented clients of all types in title dispute matters

  • Represented banks and related entities, and their employees, in mortgage, securities and financial fraud cases

  • Assisted in the defense of a industrial container business against false advertising claims

  • Represented businesses and individuals in non-compete agreement enforcement and contract matters

  • Assisted in the defense of a national financial institution against consumer protection claims

Associate | Birmingham, AL

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Appellate Arbitration & Mediation Broker-Dealer Disputes Commercial / Corporate Litigation Consumer Finance Litigation & Compliance Financial Institution Disputes Securities Trusts & Estates Planning Trusts, Estates & Fiduciary Litigation UCC Litigation Unfair Competition & False Advertising

Ben Coulter is an attorney at Burr & Forman LLP practicing in the General Commercial Litigation Group.

His practice primarily involves the defense of banks, credit unions, brokers, and other financial institutions in securities litigation and other commercial matters. He also defends medical providers in medical malpractice actions. Ben received his B.A. from Baylor, his M.A. from Wayne State, and his J.D. from the Cumberland School of Law. Ben is an ABOTA National Trial College Fellow. Ben is a member of the Judge James Edwin Horton American Inn of Court and other legal and civil organizations.