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Forrest Hood James IV

Personal injury Attorney at Birmingham, AL

5.0   2 reviews

also known as Fob James IV

  • State Years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 3 years
    Alabama - AL 7 years
  • Licensed for 3 years
    State DC
    Acquired 2020
    Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 7 years
    State AL
    Acquired 2016
    Occupational License - Authorized to Practice No misconduct found

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

About Forrest

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Fob is a trial attorney specializing in catastrophic personal injury and fraud cases.

After working for a large regional firm for several years where he obtained awards for both individual and corporate clients, Fob found that his passion was fighting for individuals who have been seriously injured or wronged by others.

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Fob James Law Firm
2226 1st Avenue S
Suite 105
Birmingham, AL, 35233


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Posted by Becky | April 14, 2020
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Knowledge With Wisdom
Fob James IV has a gift for applying knowledge with wisdom. When I needed someone to act on my behalf, Fob represented me fiercely, but with a wise approach, and was able to reach a positive resolution of my problem. He communicated very well with me and for me. I would highly recommend Fob James IV.
Posted by Mal | March 26, 2020
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Outstanding Job
Hired Fob to complete a complex commercial real estate transaction. Also for advise on how to handle a fraudulent cyber attack and potential litigation relating to the securities business. Excellent service and insights.


  • Free Consultation 120 minutes
  • Contingency 25%-40%


AVVO RATING 7.4 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Fob James Law Firm
  • 2020 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Burr & Forman
  • 2016 - 2020


  • Vanderbilt University (TN)
  • N/A

Legal Cases

  • Car Accident
  • Bench verdict in favor of Plaintiff; awarded 100% compensatory damages.


  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Member
  • 2020 - Present
  • Alabama State Bar
  • Member
  • 2016 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • 2020
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2020
  • TOP 40 UNDER 40
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2020

Speaking Engagements

  • ThreatAdvice Cyber Symposium
  • Alabama Just Raised The Bar On Data Privacy Standards - What You Need To Know
  • 2018
  • Labor and Employment Seminar
  • Alabama's Data Breach Law- SB318
  • 2018

Attorney endorsements

Received (1)
Given (2)
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Personal injury Attorney | Apr 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Fob James is a hard-working and knowledgable attorney to whom I have referred personal injury cases. I trust Fob will put his clients first and pursue the most favorable outcomes on their behalves."
Personal injury

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Birmingham Personal injury Lawyer Forrest Hood James IV
Forrest Hood James IV
Personal injury Attorney
Birmingham, AL
Licensed for 7 years
Free Consultation