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Joseph P.H. Babington

Member of the Firm

Martindale-Hubbell Rating:
AV Preeminent

Professional Experience

General civil trial and appellate practice for more than 25 years, with a focus on product liability defense, mass tort, multi-district, class action, and other complex litigation, substantial experience in commercial disputes and insurance matters, and special knowledge regarding expert witnesses. Successfully argued Kumho Tire case in United States Supreme Court.

Education

  • University of Notre Dame, B.A. (with highest honors) 1981
  • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D. 1984

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Louisiana 1984
  • Alabama 1988
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama
  • United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana
  • Supreme Court of Alabama and all other Alabama state courts
  • Supreme Court of Louisiana and all other Louisiana state courts
  • Pro Hac Vice in various other state and federal courts.