Russell C. Buffkin

Russell C. Buffkin: Attorney with Helmsing, Leach, Herlong, Newman & Rouse, P.C.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Products Liability Defense
  • Drug and Medical Device Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Construction Litigation
  • Railroad Litigation
  • Directors and Officers Liability
  • Civil Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(251) 432-5521  Phone
(251) 432-0633  Fax
www.helmsinglaw.com
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 2767, Mobile, AL 36652
University Attended:
Spring Hill College, B.S., Finance, 1992; Spring Hill College, M.B.A., 1996
Law School Attended:
University of Alabama Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1999
Year of First admission:
1999
Admission:
1999, Alabama; U.S. District Court, Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Alabama; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
Memberships:
Mobile County, Baldwin County, Alabama State (Member, Civil Practice Committee) and American (Member, Construction Law Committee) Bar Associations; Alabama Defense Lawyers Association; Defense Research Institute (Member, Drug & Medical Device and Product Liability Committees); International Association of Defense Counsel; Trial Attorneys of America.
Reported Cases:
Benkwith v. Matrixx Initiatives, Inc., 467 F.Supp.2d 1316 (M.D. Ala. 2006); Paul v. Bayer AG, 320 F. Supp. 2d 1216 (N.D. Ala. 2004); Lee v. Mercury Marine, 823 So.2d 694 (Ala. Civ. App. 2001); Reynolds v. Sheppard, 818 So.2d 389 (Ala. 2001).
ISLN:
914492328
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.4/5.0 (37)
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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      4.4/5.0
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      4.5/5.0
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      4.4/5.0
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      4.4/5.0
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    • Russell C. Buffkin

      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 02/08/13 in Defense Litigation on 02/08/13

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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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    • Russell C. Buffkin

      5.0/5.0 by a Member on 02/22/12 in Medical Liability on 02/22/12

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • Russell C. Buffkin

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/14/11 in Commercial Litigation on 06/14/11

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • Russell C. Buffkin

      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 06/10/11 in Litigation on 06/10/11

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        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • Russell C. Buffkin

      5.0/5.0 by a Deputy General Counsel on 06/07/11 in Products Liability on 06/07/11

      Russell is a tremendous individual with a strong ethical compass and a great client focus.

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      Russell is a tremendous individual with a strong ethical compass and a great client focus.

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    • Russell C. Buffkin

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/06/11 in Products Liability Defense on 06/06/11

      • 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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    • Russell C. Buffkin

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/22/11 in General Liability Defense on 05/22/11

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
      • Analytical Capability

        5.0/5.0
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        5.0/5.0
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    • Russell C. Buffkin

      5.0/5.0 by a Member on 05/13/11 in Civil Litigation on 05/13/11

      • 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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    • Russell C. Buffkin

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/13/11 in Products Liability Defense on 05/13/11

      Russell Bufkin meets highest ethical and proficincy standards, without question, in my experience.

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      Russell Bufkin meets highest ethical and proficincy standards, without question, in my experience.

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    • Russell C. Buffkin

      5.0/5.0 by a Member on 05/13/11 in Civil Litigation on 05/13/11

      • 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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    • Mobile, AL
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      Mobile, AL 36602

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