Bradley Arant Boult Cummings Receives Top Honors at Inaugural Benchmark Litigation Awards South

Most nominations and awards of any firm only firm to receive nominations in more than one state

Media Mention, Firm News

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP was prominently recognized March 8 at the inaugural Benchmark Litigation Awards South, receiving the most honors of any nominated firm. The firm received four awards:

  • Case of the Year, Alabama (HealthSouth v. Scrushy and HealthSouth v. Ernst & Young)
  • Litigation Firm of the Year, Alabama
  • Case of the Year, Tennessee (American National Property and Casualty Co. v. Campbell Insurance Inc., Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. et al.)
  • Litigator of the Year, Mississippi (Wayne Drinkwater)

In total, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings was nominated for nine Benchmark Litigation South awards across three offices, the most of any firm. It was also the only firm to receive nominations in more than one state.

“This recognition speaks to the leading position our litigation practice holds in our region, the deep experience of our attorneys, and the trust our clients have in our services,” said Firm Chairman Beau Grenier. “We thank all of our litigators whose hard work led to these awards. We would also like to congratulate Wayne Drinkwater for being singled out as the top litigator in Mississippi.”
Benchmark Litigation Awards South was an inaugural regional awards ceremony held in Atlanta on March 8. Nominees included firms from every major market in the southern U.S. For more information about Benchmark Litigation, visit

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