Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that three of the firm’s Birmingham attorneys have been elected to 2014 leadership positions with the Young Lawyers Section of the Birmingham Bar Association.
Jason R. Bushby, a partner in the firm’s Insurance Practice Group and a member of the firm’s Financial Services Litigation and Compliance Team, will serve as president of the Young Lawyers Section following his 2013 term as its president-elect. Ryan P. Robichaux, an associate in the firm’s Governmental Affairs and Litigation practice groups, was voted in as president-elect of the Young Lawyers Section after serving as its secretary treasurer for 2012 and 2013. James (Jay) W. Wright, Jr., an associate in the firm’s Environmental Litigation and General Litigation practice groups and a member of the Financial Services Litigation and Compliance Team, was elected to his third term on the Young Lawyers Section Executive Committee.
“We congratulate Jason, Ryan, and Jay on their election as 2014 officers of the Birmingham Bar’s Young Lawyers Section,” said Firm Chairman Beau Grenier. “We applaud them and all of our firm’s attorneys who maintain strong commitments to professional and community service.”
Mr. Bushby concentrates his practice on representing financial institutions, mortgage companies, and insurance companies in civil litigation matters throughout the country as well as providing regulatory compliance services for financial institutions and mortgage companies. He earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Mississippi School of Law and also has a B.B.A., cum laude, from the University of Mississippi.
Mr. Robichaux represents clients before the executive and legislative branches of government in Montgomery, Alabama, and Washington, D.C., and regularly advises clients on federal and state campaign finance and ethics laws. In his litigation practice, he concentrates on representing financial institutions and mortgage companies in a variety of residential and commercial litigation matters. Mr. Robichaux has a J.D. from The University of Alabama School of Law and a B.A. from Catholic University of America.
Mr. Wright’s practice focuses on financial services litigation and regulation and asbestos litigation. He is actively involved in lawsuits and disputes across the country, including Alabama, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Texas, where he represents companies involved in a wide array of state and federal law claims. Mr. Wright earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Alabama School of Law. He also has an A.B. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The Birmingham Bar Association Young Lawyers Section provides professional growth and networking opportunities and promotes community service among members. Section members must be licensed Alabama attorneys under age 36 or in their first years of practice.