J. R. Brooks

J. R. Brooks: Attorney with Lanier Ford Shaver & Payne P.C. AV stamp icon
  • Shareholder at Lanier Ford Shaver & Payne P.C. (44 Attorneys)
  • 2101 West Clinton Avenue, Suite 102, Huntsville, AL 35805-3093
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Law Clerk to U.S. District Judge, Frank McFadden, 1972. U.S. Attorney, Northern District of Ala., 1977-1981. Author: "Personnel Hearings Under Alabama's Teacher Tenure Laws," "The Fair Dismissal Laws: Step-by-Step," "Public Meetings and Public Records," Alabama Association of School Boards Boardmanship Series Pamphlets.

Areas of Practice (105)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • School Law
  • Civil Rights Defense Law
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Administrative Law
  • Administrative Adjudications
  • Administrative Hearings and Appeals
  • Administrative Litigation
  • Judicial Review
  • Professional Licensing
  • Professional Licensing Regulation
  • Public Law
  • Appellate Practice
  • Civil Appeals
  • Business Litigation
  • Complex Business Litigation
  • Civil Practice
  • Federal Civil Practice
  • Civil Rights
  • Civil Liberties
  • Civil Rights Defense
  • Civil Rights Section 1983
  • Disabled Access
  • Disabled Rights
  • Discrimination
  • Handicapped Rights
  • Race Discrimination
  • Sex Discrimination
  • Womens' Rights
  • Commercial Law
  • Commercial Liability
  • Commercial Torts
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Constitutional Law
  • Fifth Amendment Law
  • First Amendment Law
  • Fourth Amendment Law
  • Freedom of Information
  • Contracts
  • Breach of Contract
  • Contract Litigation
  • International Contracts
  • Education Law
  • College and University Law
  • Public School Law
  • School Board Defense
  • School Board Liability
  • School Desegregation
  • School District Liability
  • School Equal Protection
  • School Tenure
  • Special Education
  • Student Discipline
  • Teachers Credentials
  • Title IX Discrimination
  • General Practice
  • Federal Practice
  • Labor and Employment
  • Affirmative Action
  • Age Discrimination in Employment
  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Civil Service
  • Disability Discrimination
  • Employee Discipline
  • Employee Drug Testing
  • Employer Liability
  • Employer Rights
  • Employment at Will
  • Employment Civil Rights
  • Employment Claims
  • Employment Defense
  • Employment Disability Discrimination
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Employment Law
  • Employment Litigation
  • Employment Rights
  • Employment Termination
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Law
  • Executive Employment Law
  • Fair Employment Practices
  • Human Resources Law
  • Management Employment Law
  • National Origin Discrimination
  • Personnel Policies
  • Title VII Discrimination
  • Unfair Labor Practices
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Uniformed Services Employment
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Wrongful Termination Defense
  • Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Defense Litigation
  • Federal Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • U.S. Supreme Court Litigation
  • Restraining Orders
  • Torts
  • Civil Liability
  • Intentional Torts
  • Tort Defense
  • Tort Liability
  • Trade Secrets
  • Trade Secret Misappropriation
  • Unfair Competition

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
256-970-1334  Phone
256-535-1100  Phone
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 2087, Huntsville, AL 35805-3093
University Attended:
University of Alabama, B.B.A., 1968
Law School Attended:
University of Alabama, J.D., 1971
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Courts, Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama; U.S. Tax Court; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1971, Alabama; U.S. Supreme Court
Huntsville (President, 1989-1990) and American Bar Associations; Alabama Defense Lawyers Association.
Birth Information:
Huntsville, Alabama, 1945
Payment Information:
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