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Brian Wahl

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Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Alabama, USA
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Practice Expertise

  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Complex Business Litigation
  • Commercial Lending
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Areas of Practice

  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Commercial Lending
  • Complex Business Litigation
  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Financial Services Litigaton
  • Life Sciences
  • Life Sciences Litigation
  • Litigation
  • Product Liability
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Profile

Brian Wahl is a litigator who has appeared in state and federal courts throughout the country for firm clients facing a variety of legal obstacles in their respective industries. Brian’s matters have frequently involved the defense of Fortune 500 pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers in individual and mass actions filed in Florida, Alabama and in federal MDL courts. For the last decade, he has spent most of his time litigating cases throughout Florida on behalf of lenders, financial servicing companies, health insurers, doctors, nurses and the contracted healthcare provider for the Florida Department of Corrections. Brian has over 20 years of experience working up cases from the filing of the initial complaint, through all phases of discovery -- including offensive and defensive deposition discovery of parties, non-party fact witnesses and experts, and dispositive motions -- to trial and verdict, if necessary.

Brian defends cases throughout Florida and has litigated and arbitrated extensively in its three federal districts and throughout most of its state circuit courts – from Miami to Pensacola. He practices out of Bradley’s Birmingham and Tampa offices. Brian is active in several national, state and local bar organizations, and is AV preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell®.

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama, 2000
  • Florida, 2012
  • Texas, 2017

Court Admissions
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • United States District Court, District of Massachusetts
  • United States District Court, Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court, Western District of Washington

Education

  • University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 2000, with honors; Rosser J. Coke, Jr. Award for Best Commercial Note, 1999
  • Georgetown University, B.A., 1997, cum laude

Areas of Practice

  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Commercial Lending
  • Complex Business Litigation
  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Financial Services Litigaton
  • Life Sciences
  • Life Sciences Litigation
  • Litigation
  • Product Liability

Blogs

Declassified

The Declassified blog offers commentary and insights on the latest class action suits, significant class action opinions, relevant changes to laws and rules, and important class action trends. Declassified covers topics ranging from significant Supreme Court and appellate court decisions regarding class certification requirements to proposed or enacted legislation, rules and regulations that impact class action litigation to key industry developments that may indirectly impact class action...

Patent 213

Patent law, like most things in life, is subject to change. Changes to patent laws not only impact investment in your existing IP, but directly shape strategies to protect your freedom to operate. The Patent 213 blog provides up-to-date, insightful analysis of the evolution in the written description and enablement requirements of 35 USC 112 and the subject matter eligibility requirements of 35 USC 101. The Patent 213 blog analyzes key decisions from the district courts and the Federal Circuit,...

The Law of Order

Bradley’s The Law of Order blog serves as a general parliamentary procedure resource, providing information about creation and revision of governing documents (constitutions, bylaws, or rules), application of Robert’s Rules of Order and other procedural authorities in a variety of contexts (such as nonprofits, political parties, homeowners associations, unions, churches, trade associations), and leadership of any type of organizational meeting. In an effort to make all things parliamentary more...

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