Burr & Forman

Richard C. Keller

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  • J.D., University of Alabama School of Law (1993)
  • M.B.A., University of Nebraska
  • B.S., United States Air Force Academy





South Carolina


  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation (2015-2022), Banking and Finance Law (2022), Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants (2022)
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers, Business Litigation (2016-2020)
  • Alabama Super Lawyers, Business Litigation (2011-2015)
  • PreSchool Partners, Board Member
  • Mountain Brook Sports Corporation, Board Member

Partner | Birmingham, AL

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Consumer Finance Litigation & Compliance Financial Institution Disputes


Financial Institutions

Richard practice focuses on all types of civil litigation, with a concentration on financial services litigation. He represents banks, insurance companies, mortgage companies, mortgage servicers and debt collectors across the country in all areas of statutory and common law litigation.

Richard regularly represents mortgage lenders, mortgage servicers and financial institutions in actions alleging wrongful foreclosure, violation of Truth in Lending Act (TILA), Real Estate Settlement Practices Act (RESPA), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and other federal statutes and regulations. He also has extensive experience in consumer bankruptcy litigation, class action litigation and enforcing arbitration agreements with corresponding litigation before various arbitration associations.

Richard serves on the Board of Directors for First Light, Preschool Partners and Mountain Brook Athletics. Richard is also Editor of the DRI Veterans Network Quarterly Newsletter.