Founded in 1986, Pittman, Dutton & Hellums, P.C. is a Birmingham law firm serving individuals and businesses not only across the state of Alabama but also nationwide. We have been recognized for our outstanding legal services through a variety of accolades, including being named “Best Law Firms” in 2018 from U.S. News – Best Lawyers®, and a Tier 1 Firm for Personal Injury Litigation Plaintiff and Tier 2 for Commercial Litigation in Birmingham, AL. We have also earned the distinction of being honored two years in a row as one of Martindale-Hubbell’s® “U.S. Top Ranked Law Firms” (2015 and 2016), a title awarded to about 2,500 firms nationwide.
Our firm prides itself on delivering highly personalized legal services to clients with virtually any kind of personal injury case in Birmingham, Alabama – from product liability to car accidents, premises liability to nursing home abuse. Additionally, our firm handles a wide array of practice areas for national litigation cases such as mass torts, class actions, and commercial litigation.
Our mission is to put our clients’ interests first and achieve for them the best possible results. Our client-first philosophy has led us to settle or go to trial on hundreds of million-dollar cases. Additionally, we have a high caseload. In 2011, our firm was recognized by the Alabama Jury Verdict Reporter for trying more cases over a 10-year period (2000 to 2010) than any other plaintiff’s law firm in Alabama.
Our lawyers draw upon deep and wide-ranging legal experience and have earned various individual recognition for their work, such as being named to Martindale-Hubbell’s® 2016 AV Preeminent® Peer Review Ratings and to the Best Lawyers in America list.
Firm Practice Areas
- Aviation Law
- Commercial Litigation
- Construction Law
- Consumer Protection Law
- Environmental Law
- Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs
- Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
- Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
- Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
- Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants