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Ms. Tamula Renee Yelling

Partner
Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP
1819 Fifth Avenue North, One Federal Place, Suite 900
Birmingham, Alabama 35203
Peer Rating
4.8 of 5.0
Client Rating
N/R
AV Rated
Experience & Credentials
Practice Areas
Litigation; Employment Litigation Prevention and Defense
University
Spelman College, Atlanta, Georgia, B.A., 1994; University of Durham, International, 1996
Law School
University of Durham, Comparative Law, 1996; Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, J.D., 1998
Admitted
1999, Alabama; 1999, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama; 2000, United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
ISLN
914796129
Peer Reviews (20)
AV Rated
4.8/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Employment Discrimination, Employment Law, Labor and Employment, Employment Civil Rights, Employer Liability, Employment Litigation, Employer Rights and Employment Defense
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
4.8/5
Analytical Capabilities
4.9/5
Judgment
4.9/5
Communication Ability
4.9/5
Legal Experience
4.9/5
Peer Reviews (20)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 07/03/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I have practiced against Ms. Yelling for the last 7 years and have always been impressed with her legal acumen and her ability to be creative in resolving matters. Moreover, even when we could not resolve matters, Ms. Yelling always litigated aggressively and fairly to the conclusion of the case.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Associate/Assistant General Counsel on 06/24/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Tam is an invaluable resource for an in-house counsel to have. Her responses to inquiries are prompt and concise, which is perfect for the multitude of issues that can arise quickly in a national company.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 07/12/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Ms. Yelling has an extremely good reputation in Alabama. She is very knowledgeable about her practice area and does an effective job in representing her clients.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 07/09/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 07/08/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Tamula is a very good attorney and deserves the highest rating. She is very knowledgeable concerning labor and employment law and displays honesty and integrity in her daily life.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 07/03/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 07/03/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 07/03/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Associate/Assistant General Counsel on 07/03/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Senior Associate on 07/01/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Senior Associate on 07/01/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Associate/Assistant General Counsel on 06/28/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Tam is an excellent attorney and I would refer her without any hesitation.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Senior Associate on 06/25/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I am always impressed by Tamara's work. She is thourough and extremely knowledgeable of the subject matter and facts of any case that she handles. She is professional and handles herself and her cases accordingly.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/23/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I tried a case with Ms. Yelling approximately 4 years ago and was very impressed with her analytical skills and her courtroom demeanor.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 06/22/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 06/22/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/22/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.8/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 06/24/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/19/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
3.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 06/30/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
3/5
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