Alan Snipes was born in Columbus, Georgia on December 4, 1970. He graduated from Mercer University with a B.B.A., magna cum laude, in 1993, and a J.D., cum laude, in 1996. He was a Member of the Mercer Moot Court Board and the Mercer Law Review from 1994-1996. Upon graduation, Mr. Snipes began practicing law in 1996.
During his legal career, Mr. Snipes has litigated cases in courts throughout the State of Georgia and in other states. He has devoted a substantial part of his practice to the litigation of insurance coverage disputes, including an insurer’s liability in excess of its policy limits due to its bad faith refusal to pay a covered claim. Mr. Snipes represents both individuals and corporations in insurance coverage matters.
Mr. Snipes is a member of a number of legal associations, including the Joseph Henry Lumpkin Inn of Court (Barrister, 2001-2003), the Columbus and American Bar Associations, the State Bar of Georgia, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, and the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.
Mr. Snipes is admitted to practice law in all Georgia state courts, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Middle District of Georgia, the Georgia Supreme Court, the Georgia Court of Appeals, and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.
|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||1996||08/04/2019|
|Partner||Pope, McGlamry, Kilpatrick, Morrison & Norwood, LLP||2005 - Present|
|Partner||Hatcher, Stubbs, Land, Hollis & Rothschild, LLP||2000 - 2005|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Columbus Bar Association||Member||1996 - Present|
|State Bar of Georgia||Member||1996 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Association of Trial Lawyers of America||Member||N/A|
|Georgia Trial Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|Joseph Henry Lumpkin Inn of Court||Barrister||2001 - 2003|
|Mercer University-W. George L.S.||JD - Juris Doctor||1996|
|Daily Report's General Counsel Seminar||Alternative Billing Arrangements In Business Litigation||2010|
|Executive Risk v. AFC Enterprises, Inc.||$24 million verdict affirmed by Eleventh Circuit|
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