MICHAEL D. PETWAY
Mike Petway is a partner of the law firm of Petway, French & Ford, LLP, in Birmingham, Alabama Mr. Petway received his undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama in 1984, and his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Alabama School of Law in 1991. He has been practicing law for 22 years. Although he has worked as a defense attorney, Mr. Petway quickly realized his passion for plaintiff’s law and has served as a trial lawyer for 18 years. His joy in practicing law comes from representing people from all walks of life in their time of crisis. He is truly invested in helping his clients. In addition to his law background, Mr. Petway has business experience as a certified public accountant. His business knowledge distinguishes him from other attorneys in that it allows him to thoroughly understand the economic damages associated with catastrophic injuries. Not only has Mr. Petway handled cases for clients from all over Alabama, but he has also represented people and handled cases in other states, including Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Oklahoma. Born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama, Mr. Petway now lives here with his wife Jennifer Petway and two sons, Jake and Brady. Mr. Petway is an active member of Our Lady of Sorrows Church and enjoys coaching Little League in his free time.
PRACTICE AREAS:• Wrongful Death
• Trucking Collisions
• Personal Injury
• Defective Products
• Business Litigation
• Nursing Home Neglect
BAR ADMISSIONS• Alabama, 1991
• U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1991
• U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama, 1991
• U.S. District Court Southern District of Alabama, 1991
• U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama, 1991
EDUCATION• The University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1991 J.D.
• University of Alabama, 1884 B.S.
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS• Jefferson County Bar Association
• Alabama State Bar
• Alabama Association for Justice
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