Michael T. Sansbury

Michael T. Sansbury: Attorney with Spotswood Sansom & Sansbury LLC AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Phi Beta Kappa; Pi Sigma Alpha. Senior Editor, Yale Law and Policy Review. John M. Olin Fellow. Law Clerk, Hon. Emmett R. Cox, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, 2001-2002.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Class Actions
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Appellate Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
205-453-4189  Phone
205-986-3623  Phone
205-986-3639  Fax
University Attended:
University of the South, B.A., Economics and Political Science, magna cum laude, with honors, 1998
Law School Attended:
Yale Law School, J.D., 2001
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Courts of Appeals, Ninth and Eleventh Circuits; U.S. District Courts, Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama; 2005, U.S. Supreme Court and U.S. Courts of Appeals, First and Sixth Circuits; 2003, U.S. District Courts, Southern District of Alabama and Middle District of Georgia; 2001, Georgia; 2002, Alabama
Birmingham, Federal (Member, Federal Litigation and Transportation Law Sections; Treasurer, Birmingham Chapter) and American (Member, Litigation Section) Bar Associations; State Bar of Georgia; Alabama State Bar.
Birth Information:
Atlanta, Georgia, April 27, 1976
Reported Cases:
Hope for Families & Community Service, Inc. v. Warren, 2008 WL 630469 (M.D. Ala. 2008); Williams v. Select Media Services, LLC, 2008 WL 544914 (M.D. Ala. 2008); Holland v. MGA, Inc., 221 Fed.Appx. 911 (C.A.11 (Ala.) 2007); Whitaker v. MGA, Inc., 220 Fed.Appx. 929 (C.A.11 (Ga.) 2007); Yessayan v. FedEx Ground Package System, Inc., 2007 WL 5162454 (C.D. Cal. 2007); Clark v. MGA, Inc., 208 Fed.Appx. 723, 2006 WL 3422345 (11th Cir. 2006); Hicks v. Airborne Express, Inc., 367 Ill.App.3d 1005, 858 N.E.2d 48, 306 Ill.Dec. 603 (Ill.App. 5 Dist. 2006); Ex parte Haynes Downard Andra & Jones, LLP, 924 So. 2d 687 (Ala. 2005); On the House Syndication, Inc. v. Federal Express Corp., 79 Fed. Appx. 247, 2003 WL 22071278 (9th Cir. (Cal.) 2003); Hope For Families & Community Service, Inc. v. Warren, 721 F.Supp.2d 1079 (M.D. Ala. 2010); Wieber v. FedEx Ground Package System, Inc., 231 Or. App. 469, 220 P.3d 68 (Or. Ct. App. 2009).

Peer Reviews

4.6/5.0 (23 reviews)
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