Mr. David Lee Brown, Jr.

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  • Lakeshore Park Plaza Office Building, 2204 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 114, Birmingham, AL 35209
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David's law practice is focused in the areas of appellate advocacy, automotive, industrial, heavy equipment and recreational vehicles, product liability, healthcare litigation, insurance litigation, employment and labor litigation, pharmaceutical and medical device, tort and general litigation. In addition to Alabama, David has litigated cases in Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina and Arkansas. He is a member of the Shades Valley YMCA Board of Managers.


•AV Preeminent Rated by Martindale Hubbell
•International Association of Defense Counsel
•Super Lawyers - Products liability
•Birmingham Magazine - Rising Star
•B-Metro Magazine - Top flight Lawyer
•Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum - 2007


•Author, Location Matters: Venue Can Play a Big Role in Corporate Suits - Birmingham Business Journal, 2011
•Author, Preservation Time: Steps to Avoid Spoilation - Litigation Management Magazine, 2013
•Author, Cleaning Up Your Image - Litigation Management Magazine, 2014
•Co-Author, Manufacturer Liability for Used Durable Medical Equipment , Litigation Management Magazine, Winter 2017

Speaking Engagements

• Advanced Strategies for Success in Mediation, CLM Training Session
• Advoiding Spoliation Landmines in Product Liability Cases, 2013 CLM Product Liability Conference
• Building Your First Line of Defense - Frontline Strategies to Prevent Product Liability Claims, 2014 CLM Product Liability Conference
•Claims and Litigation Management Alliance, Claims College School of Casualty Claims, Baltimore, MD (2016)
•Claims College Mock Trial, 2015 and 2016, CLM
• Effective Investigation of Product Liability Clims, 2012 ClMannual Conference
• ETHNICS - Advanced Issues in Dealing with Social Media: Ethical Concerns and Admissibility Pitfalls , 2015 CLM Annual Conference
• Evaluating Additional Insured Coverage and Contractual Indemnity Issues, CLM Training Session
•Selection, Use and management of Expert Witnesesses, CLM Training Session

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Appellate Advocacy
  • Automotive Industrial Heavy Equipment and Recreational Vehicles
  • Employment and Labor Litigation
  • Healthcare Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Device
  • Product Liability
  • Tort and General Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
University of Alabama, B.A., 1998
Law School Attended:
University of Alabama, J.D., 2001
Year of First admission:
2001, Alabama; U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama; United States Supreme Court

Professional And Community Involvement

•Alabama Defense Lawyers Association (Inaugural Diversity Task Force)
•Alabama Lawyers Association
•American Bar Association
•Birmingham Bar Association
•Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (National Co-Chair of the CLM Diversity and Inclusion Committee)
•Defense Research Institute
•Magic City Bar Association
•Shades Valley YMCA Board of Managers

Birth Information:
Cleveland, Ohio

Peer Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 (8 reviews)
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Birmingham, Alabama

  • Birmingham, AL
    Lakeshore Park Plaza Office Building , 2204 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 114
    Birmingham, AL 35209

    205-598-2160 Phone

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