Don McKenna

Don McKenna: Attorney with Hare, Wynn, Newell and Newton, LLP AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Listed, False Claims Act Lawyer of the Year, 2009. Verdict Search, Top 100 Verdicts of 2010. Member, Spades Senior Honors Society. Recipient, Scholar of Merit Award, Toxic Torts. Member, Cumberland Law Review, 1993-1994. Active CLE speaker and short-term mission worker.

Areas of Practice (10)

  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • False Claims Act Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
  • Products Liability
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Class Actions
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Toxic Torts

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
205-545-8289  Phone
205-328-5330  Phone
205-324-2165  Fax
University Attended:
Auburn University, B.S., Finance, 1992
Law School Attended:
Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, J.D., 1995
Year of First Admission:
1995, Alabama; 1996, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1995, U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern and Middle Districts of Alabama
Birmingham and American Bar Associations; Alabama State Bar; Alabama Association for Justice (Member, Executive Committee); American Association for Justice.
Birth Information:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 4, 1970
Reported Cases:
Busby v. JRHBW Realty, Inc., 642 F. Supp 2d 1283 (N.D. Ala. April 20, 2009); 513 F.3d 1314 (11th Cir. 2008); U.S. ex rel Sanders v. Allison Engine Co. 553 U.S. 662 - 128 S. CT. 2123, 170 L.Ed. 2d 1030 (2008); Sankey v. Sears, Roebuck and Co. 100 F. Supp. 2d 1290 (M.D. Ala. 2000); 471 F.3d 610 (6th Cir. 2006); U.S. ex rel Pogue v. Diabetes Treatment Centers of America 565 F.Supp. 2d 153 (D.D.C. 2008); 238 F. Supp. 2d 258 (D.D.C. 2002); U.S. ex rel Johnson v. Shell Oil Co. 33 F.Supp 2d 528 (E.D. Tex 1999); Billings v Aeropres Corp. 552 F. Supp 2d 1121 (E/D. ARK 2007).
Payment Information:
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Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (22 reviews)
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