J. Marshall Gardner
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Marshall’s Profile

Marshall Gardner’s practice is devoted almost exclusively to civil litigation matters. His practice has historically focused on products liability, admiralty and maritime, defense of financial institutions and professional liability. Products liability cases defended by Marshall include aviation accidents, offshore oil rig collapses and structural failures of commercial buildings. Marshall also has litigation experience in cases involving maritime lien priorities, cargo damage claims, vessel construction defects and defense of personal injury claims.

Marshall represents major banking and financial institutions in a broad range of lender liability cases, professional liability, as well as directors and officers and error and omissions actions.

Marshall’s skills and reputation as a lawyer are widely recognized. He is recognized by The Best Lawyers in America© in the area of Litigation: Banking & Finance, and he was named the Best Lawyers® 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” for Banking & Finance Litigation in Mobile, a distinction given to only one attorney in each geographic area.

Marshall’s Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America© for Litigation: Banking and Finance (2013 – present)
  • Best Lawyers® 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” for Litigation: Banking and Finance in Mobile
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent Rating
  • Hugo L. Black Scholar
  • The Order of the Coif

Marshall’s Affiliations & Civic Involvement

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Section on Litigation
  • Defense Research Institute
CONTACT
T 251.405.8629
F 251.432.0007
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Assistant
Deborah Savadra
BAR ADMISSIONS
State Bar:Alabama
U.S. District Court:Alabama(Northern, Middle, Southern)
U.S. Court of Appeals:Eleventh Circuit
EDUCATION
University of Alabama School of Law (1982, J.D., Hugo L. Black Scholar, The Order of the Coif)
University of South Alabama (1979, B.S.)
News
116 MAYNARD COOPER & GALE ATTORNEYS RECOGNIZED IN THE 2019 BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA©
Birmingham, AL. Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that 116 of the Firm’s attorneys have been recognized as leaders in their areas of practice in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Included in...