Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that partner Jason A. Walters has been named to the Birmingham Business Journal’s 2015 “Top 40 Under 40,” recognizing Birmingham’s up-and-coming business leaders. This year's honorees join a distinguished group of past winners who have gone on to become key leaders in the Magic City's business community.
“We are proud of Jason’s professional achievements and successes, and we congratulate him on this well-deserved recognition,” said Firm Chairman Beau Grenier. “Through his practice and leadership at the firm, Jason has made significant contributions to Birmingham’s business community during his relatively young career.”
This year’s “Top 40 Under 40” honorees are profiled in a special issue of the Birmingham Business Journal and will be honored at a cocktail reception at Iron City.
Mr. Walters serves as lead counsel for multiple Fortune 500 insurance companies. His practice focuses on life, health, and annuity litigation, as well as litigation involving agents and insurance marketing organizations. In particular, Mr. Walters has extensive experience defending bad faith cases involving the denial of benefits under life, long term care, cancer, and disability insurance policies. He also serves as Social Chair of the Association of Life Insurance Counsel (ALIC) and regularly attends meetings of the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI), frequently speaking at such events.
Mr. Walters holds a J.D. (magna cum laude) from the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University, where he also received his M.B.A., was an editor on the Cumberland Law Review, and served as President of his class. He earned a B.S. (magna cum laude) from Jacksonville State University, where he was honored by the faculty of the business school as the Outstanding Management Graduate.
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Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP (www.bradley.com) serves emerging businesses; established regional, national, and international companies; and individuals. Our offices—strategically located in Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, and the District of Columbia—provide an extensive geographic base from which to best accommodate our clients. Recognized across the country, our attorneys serve as national, regional, and statewide counsel for clients across many industries. Clients rely on Bradley Arant Boult Cummings attorneys for innovative legal services that reflect a detailed understanding of their business goals.
The firm’s attorneys serve clients in matters pertaining to antitrust, appellate, arbitration, banking, bankruptcy, construction, corporate and securities, complex business litigation, class actions, economic development, emerging business and technology, employee benefits, energy and natural resources, entertainment, environmental, family-owned businesses, financial services litigation, government affairs, government contracts, health care, insurance, intellectual property, labor and employment, life sciences, mediation, medical malpractice, pharmaceutical, private companies, professional liability, product liability, real estate, tax, utilities, and white-collar criminal defense law.