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John Melville Caraway Jr.

John Melville Caraway Jr.

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Debt & Lending Agreements

About Me

We fight for the rights of the consumer in State and Federal Courts.  We litigate and arbitrate on behalf of individuals caught in the vise of financial stress.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 85%
    17 years
  2. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: 10%
    10 years
  3. Debt & Lending Agreements: 5%



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Bradley Cornett

    I endorse John as an experienced bankruptcy attorney.


    Bradley Cornett Government Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • M. Todd Miller

    I endorse this lawyer.


    M. Miller Tax Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

John M. Caraway, Jr.

2107 5th Ave. North
Suite 301
Birmingham, AL, 35203



ALAuthorized to practice law199708/11/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Alabama Consumer Law Group, LLCN/A2009 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankrutpcy AttorneysFormer Alabama State Chair2004 - 2012


Publication NameTitleDate
NACTT JournalWhat is Good for the Goose2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Birmingham School of Law (Birmingham, AL)LawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Vanderbilt UniversityEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1978

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Chapter 7 and 13 Bankruptcy: Line by Line WorkshopCH7 and CH13 Workshop: FIling in the Required Forms Line by Line2013
NBI Consumer BankruptcyConsumer Basics2011
NBI Consumer Bankruptcy BasicsChoosing CH7 or CH132009
NACTT National ConventionConsumer Basics Under BAPCPA2008
USBA BK Practice Under BAPCPAHow to Determine CMI2007
USBA BK Practice Under BAPCPAConsumer Issues with BAPCPA2005