J. Timothy Francis

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  • Owner at Francis Law, LLC (1 Attorney)
  • Title Building, Suite 700, 300 Richard Arrington Jr. Boulevard North, Birmingham, AL 35203
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J. Timothy Francis, Esq., is a graduate of Samford University and the University of Alabama Law School, who joined the firm in 1987. Mr. Francis’ practice consists of the conduct of complex civil litigation including class actions. Mr. Francis is admitted to practice in the United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle District of Alabama, the Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Francis is nationally known for his work in the area of securities litigation. He also has extensive experience in class action and mass tort proceedings. Fellow: Alabama Bar Foundation.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Complex and Multi-District Litigation
  • Class Actions
  • Securities Law
  • Civil Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
205-251-0252  Phone
205-251-0255  Fax
University Attended:
Samford University, B.S., 1981
Law School Attended:
University of Alabama, J.D., 1984
Year of First Admission:
1984, Alabama; 1984, U.S. District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, and U.S. Supreme Court
Birmingham Bar Association; Alabama State Bar.
Birth Information:
Birmingham, Alabama, March 12, 1959
Reported Cases:
AAL High Yield Fund, et al., v. Harold Ruttenberg, et al., CV-00-1404, United States District Court of the Northern District of Alabama Southern Division; Cromeans, et al., v. Morgan Keegan, et al., CV-12-4269, United States District Court of the Western District of Missouri; and, Lauriello, et al., v. CVS Caremark Corporation, CV-03-6630, Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Alabama; John H. Martin, et al., v. Southtrust Bank, N.A., et al., CV-01-7367, Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Alabama; and Robert D. Sellers, et al., v. Tenet Healthcare Corporation, et al., CV-03-PWG-457-S, United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama Southern Division.

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  • 5.0/5.0
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    Title Building, Suite 700 , 300 Richard Arrington Jr. Boulevard North
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