John W. Smith T - Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

John W. Smith T

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2014
Phone: 205-521-8521

John Smith T practices in the firm's Litigation, Product Liability, Employment, Financial Services, and Intellectual Property practice groups.  He has handled a wide range of litigation matters representing clients in commercial disputes, personal injury and products liability cases, intellectual property matters, employment discrimination, and real estate cases. John tried cases in various state and federal courts, including in Alabama , Florida and Texas.

Since his admittance to the United States Patent Bar in 1996, John has devoted a portion of his practice to the intellectual property area, including patent and trademark prosecution and intellectual property litigation. John has helped obtain patents and trademarks for clients in the transportation and shipping industry, the sporting goods industry, and industrial engineering field. He has handled litigation matters involving claims of patent infringement, trademark infringement, violation of trade secrets, and licensing disputes. In addition, he has negotiated, drafted, and advised clients on licensing, assignment, and nondisclosure agreements.

Northwestern UniversityBS University of Alabama School of LawJ.D.
American Bar AssociationAlabama State Bar AssociationBirmingham Bar AssociationAlabama Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation The University of Alabama School of Law Farrah Alumni Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions

  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • United States Patent & Trademark Office
  • Tennessee Supreme Court
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Northern 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

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Labor Law - Management