David W. Owen - Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

David W. Owen

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 205-521-8333

David is the Vice Chair of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, LLP's Construction Practice Group. He concentrates his practice in construction where he represents contractors, subcontractors, engineers and owners in private and government contract matters. His cases involve disputes of over several hundred million dollars. David drafts and negotiates contracts for various construction and design participants. He is a licensed professional engineer and has served as a consultant on projects throughout the Southeast. Prior to becoming a lawyer, he owned and operated a technical drilling company. His engineering expertise is used extensively in his complex construction and engineering cases.

David arbitrates and litigates cases in state and federal courts across the country and has represented clients in California, Colorado, New York, Minnesota, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana, Florida, Tennessee, Georgia, Kansas, North Carolina and Massachusetts. He specializes in construction law with specific concentrations in power, industrial, commercial building, hospital, highway and civil site development.

University of Alabama School of LawJ.D. University of Alabama School of Engineering
American Bar AssociationAlabama State Bar AssociationBirmingham Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Alabama

Client Comments

"David Owen is one of the most outstanding civil construction lawyers we have ever done business with. His experience in geotechnical and civil engineering is of great help in asking the right questions, analyzing the facts and data, including technical reports, and recommending the most logical means to approach solving the problem."

-Jody Saiia
Saiia Construction Company LLC

"David Owen is a good young lawyer who does good work on construction disputes."

Office Location

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

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Construction Law of the Birmingham Metro Area
David W. Owen has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Construction Law