W. M. Bains Fleming, III

W. M. Bains Fleming, III: Attorney with Norman, Wood, Kendrick & Turner

Biography

Mr. Fleming has experience handling matters ranging from medical malpractice and nursing home defense to toxic and mass tort litigation. He also handles product liability and construction litigation matters.

Mr. Fleming is a member of the American Bar Association, the Alabama Bar Association, the Birmingham Bar Association, the Defense Research Institute, and the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association.

Mr. Fleming was selected to participate in the Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum Class 9 in 2013. He is the 11th Circuit Editor for DRI’s Daubert Online publication. Mr. Fleming is a participant in the Birmingham Bar Association’s Volunteer Lawyer Program and was named to the Alabama Bar’s Pro Bono Honor Roll from 2008-2011.

In the community, Mr. Fleming serves as the Chairman of the Rotaract Club of Birmingham Foundation. Prior to his work with the Club’s Foundation, he served two terms as the Club’s Service Director. He is a recipient of Rotaract’s Directors Award and the Charles A. Collat, Sr. Distinguished Service Award. Mr. Fleming is a member of the Leadership UAB Class of 2013, the 2010 MS Leadership Class, and serves on the board of Birmingham Ducks Unlimited. Mr. Fleming is also the recipient of the Birmingham Urban League Young Professionals Leadership Empowerment Award.

He serves Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law Young Alumni President. He is also a coach for Cumberland’s nationally ranked Mock Trial team. In 2011, Mr. Fleming was recognized by Cumberland during the law school’s National Pro Bono Week.

Prior to entering law school, Mr. Fleming worked as Director of Fundraising Operations for one of Florida’s premier political consulting firms.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Toxic
  • Mass Torts
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Insurance Defense
  • Construction Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
205-328-6643  Phone
205-251-5479  Fax
www.nwkt.com
Mailing Address:
Ridge Park Place, 1130 22nd Street South (Suite 3000), Birmingham, Alabama 35205
University Attended:
Washington & Lee University, B.A., Politics, 2003
Law School Attended:
Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, J.D., 2007
Year of First admission:
2007
Admission:
2007, Alabama; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit; All U.S. District Courts in Alabama; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Middle District of Alabama
Memberships:
Birmingham, Alabama State and American Bar Associations. Defense Research Institute. Alabama defense Lawyers Association. President and Chair, Judge Abraham Caruthers Teaching Fellow.
Birth Information:
Charlotte, North Carolina, November 29, 1980
ISLN:
919826203
Payment Information:
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  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.8/5.0 (20)
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
    • Legal Knowledge

      4.7/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.8/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.9/5.0
    • Communication

      4.9/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      4.6/5.0
    • W. M. Bains Fleming, III

      5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 08/01/13 in Defense Litigation on 08/01/13

      Mr. Fleming has appeared before me on many occasions. I have had ample time to observe him and form my opinion. I have always found him to have superior knowledge of th...

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      Mr. Fleming has appeared before me on many occasions. I have had ample time to observe him and form my opinion. I have always found him to have superior knowledge of the immediate subject matter. He is of high integrity and has always conducted himself as a gentleman. He is always fair and polite to his adversaries in representing his clients, which makes for civility in the courtroom. There is no hesitation in my scores of excellent for Bains Fleming.

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • W. M. Bains Fleming, III

      5.0/5.0 by a Senior Associate on 07/15/13 in Insurance Bad Faith Defense on 07/15/13

      Sharp, thoughtful and well-prepared. Bains is easy to work with and a solid advocate for his clients.

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      Sharp, thoughtful and well-prepared. Bains is easy to work with and a solid advocate for his clients.

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • W. M. Bains Fleming, III

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 07/29/13 in Litigation on 07/29/13

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • W. M. Bains Fleming, III

      5.0/5.0 by a Associate on 07/22/13 in Litigation on 07/22/13

      Bains is an excellent attorney and is very involved in Birmingham's civic community. I would have no hesitation to recommend him to others.

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      Bains is an excellent attorney and is very involved in Birmingham's civic community. I would have no hesitation to recommend him to others.

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • W. M. Bains Fleming, III

      5.0/5.0 by a Associate on 07/21/13 in Litigation on 07/21/13

      Excellent lawyer.

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      Excellent lawyer.

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
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    • W. M. Bains Fleming, III

      5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 07/15/13 in Civil Litigation on 07/15/13

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • W. M. Bains Fleming, III

      5.0/5.0 by a Senior Associate on 07/15/13 in General Liability Defense on 07/15/13

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • W. M. Bains Fleming, III

      5.0/5.0 by a Senior Associate on 07/15/13 in Litigation on 07/15/13

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • W. M. Bains Fleming, III

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 07/14/13 in Civil Litigation on 07/14/13

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • W. M. Bains Fleming, III

      5.0/5.0 by a Associate on 07/14/13 in Civil Litigation on 07/14/13

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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