Brittin T. Coleman - Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Brittin T. Coleman

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2003
Phone: 205-521-8305

Britt Coleman joined the firm's Birmingham office in 1971 as an associate, and he became a partner in 1976.  He continued practicing with the firm until he retired in 2012 and became Of Counsel to the firm. 

Before his retirement, Britt was a member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. His primary area of practice was the defense of corporate defendants in civil litigation, which included product liability defense, commercial litigation, industrial accidents, coal mining litigation, consumer fraud litigation and general civil litigation. Britt represented major manufacturers in the defense of product liability cases involving tires, wheels, vehicles, and other products, including cases in Georgia as well as Alabama when he served as regional counsel for a truck wheel manufacturer. He also represented a major tire manufacturer in litigation throughout Alabama.

Britt was selected as a "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers in America, being named "Best Lawyers' 2010 Birmingham Product Liability Litigator of the Year".  He is listed in two categories in Best Lawyers in America: Product Liability Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation. He is also listed in Who’s Who in American Law andSuper Lawyers. He was a member of the Product Liability Advisory Council (PLAC) and the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). He has been listed in Who’s Who in America since 1994.

University of AlabamaBA 1964University of Alabama School of LawLL.B 1967
Alabama Law InstituteDefense Research InstituteAlabama Defense Lawyers AssociationAmerican Bar AssociationBirmingham Bar AssociationAlabama Law School Foundation

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • United States Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Alabama

Office Location

One Federal Place
1819 Fifth Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2010 Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Litigation of the Birmingham Metro Area
Brittin T. Coleman has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2010!

Practice Areas

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants