Leigh King Forstman

Birmingham, Alabama
Experience: 27 years
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Practice Areas

  • Business Law
  • Car Accidents
  • Consumer Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Workers' Compensation

Fees

  • Free Consultation

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • AlabamaSince 1991
  • TennesseeSince 1991
  • 11th Circuit
  • Supreme Court of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Alabama

Professional Experience

  • Partner Pittman, Dutton & Hellums Current

Education

  • University of Alabama School of Law J.D. (1990)
  • Auburn University B.A. (1987) Major: Pre-Law/English Minor: Russian Language Minor: Piano/Vocal Performance

Awards

  • 2002 Woman of the Year Network Birmingham Leadership Birmingham

Professional Association

  • Canterbury United Methodist Church #1124685 Trustee Current
  • Pathways #1124686 Board of Directors Current
  • Forstman Foundation #1124687 Founder and President Current
  • Canterbury United Methodist Church Worship Committee #1124688 former Chair Current
  • Canterbury United Methodist Church Administrative Board/Church Council #1124689 Former Member Current
  • Canterbury United Methodist Church Choir #1124690 Member Current
  • Birmingham Bar Association Cabaret (benefiting Children's Hospital) #1124691 Performer Current
  • Women Trial Lawyers Caucus of the Alabama Trial Lawyers Association #1124692 Founding Chair Current
  • Alabama Trial Lawyers Association #1124693 Executive Committee Current
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America #1124694 Member Current
  • American Bar Association #1124695 Member Current
  • Alabama State Bar #1124696 Member Current
  • Tennessee Bar Association #1124697 Member Current
  • Trial Lawyers for Public Justice #1124698 Member Current
  • Birmingham Bar Association - Women's Section #1124699 Member Current
  • Roscoe Pound Institute #1124700 Member Fellow Current
  • The Women's Network #1124701 Member Current
  • International Who's Who of Professionals #1124702 Life Member Current

Articles & Publications

  • Under the Brush Arbor (135 year history of Canterbury United Methodist Church)
  • State Law Product Liability Claims Prevail Over Preemption Alabama Trial Lawyers Journal, Vol. 16, No. 4 1996
  • Law After Medtronic: State Law Product Liability Claims Leader's Product Liability Law and Strategy, Vol. XV, No. 2 August, 1996
  • Self-Advocacy: Petitioning the Court for a Writ of Habeas Corpus in Alabama Law and Psychology Review, Vol. 14 1990

Address

2001 Park Pl #1100
Birmingham
Birmingham, AL 35203 USA

Telephone: (866) 515-8880
Fax: (205) 328-2711

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