James R. Moncus, III

James R. Moncus, III: Attorney with Hare, Wynn, Newell and Newton, LLP AV stamp icon
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Author: "The Marriage of the False Claims Act and the Freedom of Information Act," Vol. 55, Vanderbilt Law Review, 2002; "Corporate Governance Reform and Reemergence from Bankruptcy: Putting the Structure Back in Restructuring," Vol. 55 Vanderbilt Law Review, 2002. Currently a member of the Board of Editors of Medical Malpratice Law & Strategy. In 2012, Mr. Moncus was selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, as well as selected by the National Trial Lawyers for inclusion in the Top 40 Under 40. He has also been appointed to serve on the Board of Governors for the American Association for Justice.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • False Claims Act
  • Whistleblower Litigation
  • Class Actions
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability
  • Wrongful Death

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
205-545-8289  Phone
205-328-5330  Phone
205-324-2165  Fax
University Attended:
Auburn University, B.A., 2000
Law School Attended:
Vanderbilt Law School, J.D., 2003
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits; 2003, Alabama; 2003, Tennessee; 2011, Mississippi; 2012, West Virginia; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama
Birmingham (Member, Young Lawyers Executive Committee) and Tennessee Bar Associations; Alabama Association for Justice (Member, Executive Committee); Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association; The American Association for Justice (Member, New Lawyers Division; Member, Board of Governors); The Birmingham American Inn of Court.
Birth Information:
Birmingham, Alabama, July 7, 1976
Reported Cases:
Busby v. JRHBW Realty, Inc. d/b/a REALTYSOUTH, 513 F.3d 1314, 69 Fed.R.Serv.3d 1329, 21 Fla. L. Weekly Fed. C 308, (11th Cir. 2008) January 17, 2008 (NO. 06-15308); Morales v. Barnett, 978 So.2d 722 (Ala. Civ. App. 2006); Ex parte Barnett, 978 So.2d 729 (Ala. 2007); U.S. ex rel. Church v Mississippi Baptist Health Systems, Inc., 2005 WL 2375161 (S.D. Miss. 2005); Thomas v. Williams, So.2d, 2008 WL 4952466 (Ala. Civ. App. 2008); Roberson v. American General Life & Acc. Ins. Co., 607 F.Supp.2d 1248 (N.D. Ala. 2009); Mayo v. Lawter, 974 So.2d 312 (Ala. Civ. App. 2007); In re Worldcom, Inc., 347 B.R. 123, 46 Bankr.Ct.Dec. 246 (Bkrtcy. S.D.N.Y. 2006); Graves v. Brookwood Health Services, Inc., So.3d, 2009 WL 4980319 (Ala. 2009).
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Peer Reviews

4.7/5.0 (15 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 07/04/12 in Torts

    He is always well prepared and handles his case load in an excellent manner and professionally.

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 07/03/12 in Plaintiffs Personal Injury

    Excellent lawyer, high moral standard and a pleasure to litigate against.

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