A History of Quality Legal Counsel

Honors & Awards

Cunningham Bounds Raises The Bar

Since 1958, Cunningham Bounds has worked to represent the best interests of our clients while raising the bar for excellence in the legal field. Over the years, our firm has been honored to receive many awards for our commitment to integrity and our successful performance on behalf of our clients. We have handled thousands of cases and recovered billions in verdicts and settlements. As one of the top personal injury firms in the nation, we are honored to be able to provide clients with the representation they need in order to move from their present circumstances and towards a secure future. Contact us today to learn more about our firm, or about your legal options in a free consult.

Cunningham Bounds and its attorneys are regularly ranked in nationally-respected publications:

  • Chambers USA
  • Benchmark Litigation
  • Best Lawyers in America®
  • Super Lawyers®
  • AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®

Our attorneys are also members of national, state and local civic & professional organizations, including:

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Nationally Recognized, Award-Winning Advocacy

A Legacy of Legal Excellence
  • Best Lawyers
    Best Lawyers

    Recognition of individual lawyers who stand out as among the best in the country for chosen practices areas.

  • Best Law Firm 2024
    Best Law Firm 2024

    Recognition of entire law firms that legal peers consider to be among the best in the nation.

  • The International Society of Barristers
    The International Society of Barristers
    Legal society dedicated to upholding the pillars of litigation.
  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers
    International Academy of Trial Lawyers
    The International Academy of Trial Lawyers is an invitation-only group of elite trial lawyers from more than 30 countries.
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy
    National Board of Trial Advocacy
    A group of Board Certified attorneys who must pass rigorous examinations to earn the title.
  • SuperLawyers
    Super Lawyers annually lists attorneys who have gone above and beyond in their practice area. Attorneys selected to Super Lawyers are formally nominated by their peers and evaluated by third-party researchers.
  • LawDragon
    LawDragon creates and publishes well-respected guides, such as the LawDragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyer guide, honoring 500 of the nation's most distinguished attorneys.
  • Litigation Counsel of America
    Litigation Counsel of America
    Peer-selected group of just 3,500 trial attorneys with practices across the country.
  • National Civil Justice Institute
    National Civil Justice Institute

    The NCJI is a national legal nonprofit created by pioneering members of the trial bar dedicated to ensuring access to justice for ordinary citizens. The Institute works to give lawyers, judges, legal educators and the public a balanced view of the issues affecting the U.S. civil justice system.

  • Alabama Civil Justice
    Alabama Civil Justice
    Alabama legal community supporting local families in need.

Continuously Ranked as a Top Litigation Firm

As one of the top personal injury firms in the nation, we are honored to be able to provide clients with the representation they need in order to move from their present circumstances and towards a secure future.

    "Friendly, knowledgeable, and communicative"

    Cunningham Bounds recently handled a family member for us. Aaron Maples and Brian Duncan were friendly, knowledgeable, and ...

    - Carrie
    "Their expertise is unparalleled."

    They put clients first and create relationships that are critical to success.

    - As compiled and reported by Chambers and Partners
    "We’re already singing your praises."

    Your action speaks highly of your character and eagerness to sincerely help people, in particular, senior citizens, like us.

    - Kathryn
    "Wirtes is a genius and fights for the rights of the powerless!"

    All the powers of the State are against the little guy and Wirtes still wins.

    - Stewart
    "Cunningham Bounds exceeded their reputation for expertise and capability, and I greatly appreciate the results of my case."

    I was very impressed and satisfied with the handling and result of my case. Aaron Maples was extremely capable and especially ...

    - John
    "Consummate Professionals!"

    Our attorney Robert Mitchell is sharp as a tack, tough when needed, but always compassionate and caring...his staff ...

    - Frank and Marianne
    "To be the best, you just have to work a little harder."

    I worked at Cunningham Bounds for over 16 years as a legal assistant to several attorneys, most recently Lucy Tufts and Billy ...

    - Sherry
    "No other firm can match their courtroom skills."

    They are the best, period. They have more talent and more trials than any plaintiff’s firm in this region.

    - As compiled and reported by Chambers and Partners

The Cunningham Bounds Experience

  • With Us, It's Personal
    Throughout your case, our team will always be accessible, responsive, respectful, honest, and compassionate. Our clients can attest to our high level of service and the longstanding relationships we have forged with them.
  • Committed to Our Community
    We believe in giving back to our community. We provide pro bono (no cost) legal services to those in our community who can’t afford legal representation. We also support local charitable organizations by donating our time, money, and expertise.
  • With You to the End
    Unlike most plaintiff law firms, we have our own appellate practice, which means we can stay involved in your case throughout the appeals process. We keep fighting until the case is over.

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