Leigh King Forstman
  • Business Law, Consumer Law, Environmental Law...
  • Alabama, Tennessee
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Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Consumer Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Workers' Compensation
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Insurance Bad Faith
Fees
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Alabama
Tennessee
11th Circuit
Supreme Court of Alabama
U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama
U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama
U.S. District Court Southern District of Alabama
Professional Experience
Education
University of Alabama School of Law
J.D. (1990)
Auburn University
B.A. (1987)
Major: Pre-Law/English Minor: Russian Language Minor: Piano/Vocal Performance
Awards
2002 Woman of the Year
Network Birmingham Leadership Birmingham
Professional Associations
Trustee
Canterbury United Methodist Church
Current
Board of Directors
Pathways
Current
Founder and President
Forstman Foundation
Current
former Chair
Canterbury United Methodist Church Worship Committee
Current
Former Member
Canterbury United Methodist Church Administrative Board/Church Council
Current
Member
Canterbury United Methodist Church Choir
Current
Performer
Birmingham Bar Association Cabaret (benefiting Children's Hospital)
Current
Founding Chair
Women Trial Lawyers Caucus of the Alabama Trial Lawyers Association
Current
Executive Committee
Alabama Trial Lawyers Association
Current
Member
Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Current
Member
American Bar Association
Current
Member
Alabama State Bar
Current
Member
Tennessee Bar Association
Current
Member
Trial Lawyers for Public Justice
Current
Member
Birmingham Bar Association - Women's Section
Current
Member Fellow
Roscoe Pound Institute
Current
Member
The Women's Network
Current
International Who's Who of Professionals
Current
Life Member
The National Registry of Who's Who
Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Under the Brush Arbor (135 year history of Canterbury United Methodist Church)
State Law Product Liability Claims Prevail Over Preemption
Alabama Trial Lawyers Journal, Vol. 16, No. 4
Law After Medtronic: State Law Product Liability Claims
Leader's Product Liability Law and Strategy, Vol. XV, No. 2
Self-Advocacy: Petitioning the Court for a Writ of Habeas Corpus in Alabama
Law and Psychology Review, Vol. 14
Websites & Blogs
Website
Pittman, Dutton & Hellums Website
Website
Leigh King Forstman Website Profile
Social Media
Contact & Map
2001 Park Pl #1100
Birmingham, AL 35203
USA
Toll-Free: (866) 515-8880
Telephone: (205) 322-8880
Fax: (205) 328-2711