AV Martindale-Hubbell® Preeminent Rated Listed in Mid-South Super Lawyers, "Rising Stars," General Litigation, 2016-2018 Listed in Alabama Super Lawyers, "Rising Stars," General Litigation, 2011-2015 Bradley Diversity Leadership Award, 2021 Counsel for mortgage servicers and national banks Successfully defended mortgage servicers and national banks in numerous cases nationwide involving alleged RESPA, TCPA, FDCPA, TILA, FCRA, wrongful foreclosure, and other state and federal law violations. Counsel for national bank Obtained reversal of $4 million in claims related to mortgage origination and servicing. Counsel in HOA litigation Counsel for various national banks and mortgage servicers in nationwide HOA super-priority lien litigation. Counsel for former American Idol winner Obtained a $2 million judgment on behalf of former American Idol winner Ruben Studdard against his former business manager. Counsel for national financial services firm Successfully prevented former financial services advisor from engaging in activity in violation of his prior employment agreement. Counsel for home builder Obtained successful summary judgment defense of wrongful death lawsuit filed by family of an employee of a subcontractor who died as a result of injuries suffered while constructing a home. Counsel for trucking company Obtained successful jury trial verdict in favor of trucking company client for alleged motor vehicle negligence. Counsel for Birmingham law firm Obtained successful bench trial verdict in favor of Birmingham law firm for over $300,000 for legal fees owed.