Ms. Tufts practices in the areas of products liability, industrial accidents, automobile and trucking accidents, premises liability, medical malpractice and fraud. She has tried numerous cases in Alabama that resulted in successful plaintiff’s verdicts.
A native of Alabama and a Truman Scholarship recipient, Ms. Tufts graduated summa cum laude from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2004. She earned her Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, in 2008 from Georgetown University Law Center, where she was inducted into the Order of the Coif and graduated in the top 5% of her class.
Ms. Tufts is committed to giving back to the communities in which she works and lives. She received the 2012 Distinguished Service Award from the South Alabama Volunteer Lawyers Program (“SAVLP”), which recognized her both for providing pro bono legal representation to members of the community and for helping to raise money for the SAVLP. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Alabama Citizens for Constitutional Reform, Inc. In addition, Ms. Tufts is a graduate of the 2010 Alabama Leadership Initiative ("ALI"), a program through which emerging leaders from across the state explore various issues associated with education, economic development and government. During law school, Ms. Tufts volunteered nearly 200 hours at the Neighborhood Legal Services Program in Washington, D.C., an organization that represents those who cannot afford legal counsel. Before going to law school, she served as Executive Director of Impact: An Alabama Student Service Initiative, a statewide nonprofit organization that manages college preparatory, healthcare, and financial literacy programs designed to enable student volunteers to be part of structural and systemic change in Alabama.
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Lucy is a dedicated and hard working attorney. She is diligent and intense in her representation of her clients and she has secured a number of significant monetary verdicts for injury victims in our area. In addition to being a top notch attorney she also communicates well with her clients and she is active in numerous civic and charitable organizations in our area. She is an asset to our profession and our community.
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|AL||Authorized to practice law||2008||01/14/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Alabama Super Lawyer||Alabama Super Lawyers||2014|
|Alabama Super Lawyer||Alabama Super Lawyers||2013|
|Rising Star||Alabama Super Lawyers||2012|
|Partner||Cunningham Bounds, LLC||2014 - Present|
|Associate||Cunningham Bounds, LLC||2009 - 2013|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Mobile Bar Association Women Lawyers Section||Immediate Past President||2014 - Present|
|Mobile Bar Association Women Lawyers Section||President||2013 - 2013|
|Mobile Bar Association Women Lawyers Section||Secretary||2012 - 2012|
|Mobile Bar Association Women Lawyers Section||President||2011 - 2011|
|Alabama State Bar, Young Lawyers Section||Executive Committee||2011 - 2012|
|Mobile Bar Association Women Lawyers Section||Vice President||2010 - 2010|
|Paul W. Brock American Inn of Court||Member||N/A|
|Alabama Association for Justice||Member||N/A|
|American Association for Justice||Member||N/A|
|Alabama State Bar||Member||N/A|
|Bender Shipbuilding, et al. v. Caterpillar, Inc., et al.||$46,000,000 Settlement|
|Christopher Brock Hill v. All Crane Rental of Alabama, et al.||$1,700,000 Jury Verdict|
|Kyle Morris v. Farmers Insurance Exchange, et al.||$2.4 million Jury Verdict|
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|Alabama Association for Justice Journal||Suggested Strategies for Defeating Removal to Federal Court When There is Complete Diversity||2011|
|Georgetown University Law Center||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2008|
|University of Alabama - Birmingham||English Literature||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2004|
|Annual Civil Law Update||2013 Significant Civil Cases - Plaintiff and Defense Perspectives||2013|