Burr & Forman

Matthew T. Mitchell

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  • J.D., summa cum laude, Cumberland School of Law at Samford University (2004)
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Samford University (2001)



  • Alabama State Bar
  • Florida State Bar
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Alabama Super Lawyers "Rising Star," Consumer Law (2011-2015)
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers "Rising Star," Consumer Law (2016-2019)

Partner | Birmingham, AL

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Consumer Finance Litigation & Compliance Financial Institution Disputes Insurance Litigation & Coverage


Financial Institutions

Matt is a partner in the firm’s financial services litigation practice group, where he defends financial institutions such as banks, mortgage lenders, credit card companies, auto finance companies and debt buyers/collectors in individual and class action consumer lawsuits filed under various state and federal laws, including the Truth-in-Lending Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, and the Equal Credit Opportunity Act. Matt has been recognized as a “Rising Star” of consumer law by Mid-South Super Lawyers in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Matt is licensed to practice in all state and federal courts in Alabama and Florida, as well as the Eastern District of Tennessee, the Eastern District of Michigan, the Western District of Michigan, and the Eastern District of Wisconsin.

Matt received his B.A., magna cum laude, in 2001 from Samford University and his J.D., summa cum laude, in 2004 from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University.