S. Greg "Greg" Burge

S. Greg "Greg" Burge


Burr & Forman LLP

Recognized since 2010

Birmingham, Alabama

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2022 - Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2022 - Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
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Greg is an extremely experienced civil trial lawyer having tried in excess of 75 jury trials to a verdict and having prosecuted and defended multi-million dollar claims on behalf of clients. He is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers and an Advocate in the American Board of Trial Advocates.

Greg practices in the firm’s Litigation section and is a member of the firm’s TIPS (Torts, Insurance and Product Liability) Section. His practice focuses on bad faith, product liability, medical malpractice and personal injury. Greg is a member of the Alabama State Bar, the State Bar of Florida, the Birmingham Bar Association, and the American Board of Trial Advocates (President, Alabama Chapter, 2001). He served as an Alabama State Bar Commissioner for the 10th Judicial Circuit from 2006 – 2015.

Greg served as an Adjunct Professor of Law teaching Basic Skills in Trial Advocacy at the Cumberland School of Law from 1990 to 1997. He is also listed in Best Lawyers in America in the area of Commercial Litigation and since 2011 has been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers in the area Personal Injury Defense: General. In 2012, Greg was inducted as a fellow into the American College of Trial Lawyers.

Contact & Links

Location

  • 420 North 20th Street, Suite 3400
    Birmingham, AL 35203

Education

  • Samford University , J.D., graduated 1984
  • Florida State University, B.S., graduated 1979

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama, Member
  • Florida, Member

Affiliations

  • Alabama State Bar - Member
  • Birmingham Bar Association - Member
  • The Florida Bar - Member

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court – Middle District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Southern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Florida

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2022 - Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants, Birmingham (2022)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Special Focus

  • COVID-19
  • Insurance
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Tort

Awards:

  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow
  • Best Lawyers in America, Commercial Litigation (2010-2020)
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers, Personal Injury General: Defense (2016-2019)
  • Alabama Super Lawyers, Personal Injury General: Defense (2011-2015)
  • Benchmark, Local Litigation Star, Alabama (2014)
  • Alabama State Bar Commissioner, 10th Judicial Circuit (2006)
  • Birmingham Bar Association, Secretary-Treasurer (2003)
  • Birmingham Bar Association Grievance Committee, Chairman (2000)
  • Cumberland Law Review, Associate Editor (1983-1984)
  • Cumberland Board of Trial Advocacy, Chief Justice (1983-1984)
  • American Bar Association, National Mock Trial Competition, Regional Champion and National Semi-Finalist (1983-1984)

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