Sam David Knight

A 1997 graduate of the University of Alabama School of Law, Sam David Knight specializes in business litigation, representing and advising individuals and companies of all sizes. Sam David represents clients in complex business litigation and other business-related disputes, including shareholder/partner disputes, business issues related to health care providers, non-compete issues, construction-related business disputes, debtor/creditor disputes, and issues related to the dissolution of all kinds of businesses, including medical practices and law firms.


Auburn University, summa cum laude, B.A. (Marketing), 1994; University of Alabama School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1997.


Practiced in Mobile, AL at Armbrecht Jackson, LLP from 1997 to 2006 – Partner; Practiced at Gordon, Dana, Knight & Gilmore in Birmingham, AL from 2006 to 2014 – Partner; Started at Badham & Buck in March 2014 – Partner


Admitted in the states of Alabama (1997), Florida (2003) and Mississippi (2003); U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Alabama; 11th Circuit Court of Appeals; U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi.


Alabama State Bar (Leadership Forum Class of 2008; Chairman, Leadership Forum Selection Committee, 2009; Vice Chairman, Judicial Liaison Committee, 2011-2013_); Board Member, Auburn University National Alumni Association, 2004-2008; Board Member, Greater Birmingham Auburn Club, 2006-2010.


Super Lawyers 2012-2023 (Rated Top 50 Attorneys in Alabama in 2014-2015 and 2018, Top 50 in Mid-South in 2020; Business Litigation in 2020-2023.)