Brannon J. Buck
Before founding Badham & Buck in December 2007, Brannon Buck was a partner at Maynard, Cooper & Gale, P.C. Mr. Buck's civil litigation practice includes complex commercial disputes, class actions, trade secrets and intellectual property, telecommunications, qui tam and False Claims Act cases, and derivative actions.
Mr. Buck has held leadership positions in professional organizations at the national, state and local levels. He is a graduate of Leadership Birmingham, the Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum and the ABA-TIPS National Trial Academy.
Mr. Buck has been elected three times by the members of Alabama's 10th Judicial Circuit to serve as a member of the Board of Bar Commissioners. Mr. Buck is also a past member of the Alabama State Bar Executive Committee. Mr. Buck has served as the Chairman of the non-profit Alabama Appleseed Center for Law and Justice. He previously served as a member of the Staff Parish Committee at Canterbury United Methodist Church and a Trustee of the University of Alabama Farrah Law Alumni Society.
Mr. Buck is routinely recognized by Super Lawyers magazine as one of the “Top Ten” and “Top Fifty” lawyers in Alabama. Mr. Buck has also been named by Best Lawyers as one of Alabama’s top attorneys for “Bet-the-Company Litigation.” In 2011 he was a recipient of the "Top 40 Under 40" award from the Birmingham Business Journal.
University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, AL, Juris Doctorate, May 1997, Magna Cum Laude: Order of the Coif, Dean M. Leigh Harrison Award, Hugo Black Scholar, Senior Editor, Alabama Law Review, Order of the Barristers, Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society, National Moot Court Team Member, John A. Campbell Moot Court Board, Blackburn Institute Fellow; Davidson College, Davidson, NC, Bachelor of Arts, May 1994, with Honors: Kelly Scholar, Varsity Tennis Team (1990-1994), Captain (1993-1994), Kappa Alpha Order, Sigma Chapter, Member (1991-1994), Secretary (1993-1994), Davidson College Newspaper
1997, Alabama; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama; U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida; 11th Circuit Court of Appeals; 10th Circuit Court of Appeals
American Bar Association (Member, House of Delegates, 2004-2006) Alabama State Bar (Executive Committee Member 2016-2017; Bar Commissioner 2012-Present; President, Young Lawyers Section, 2004-2005; Chair, Wellness Committee (present); Chair, Quality of Life Committee, 2006-2008) Birmingham Bar Association (Executive Committee, Young Lawyers Section, 2000-2004; Chair, Community Education Committee, 2002-2003 and 2007-2008)
Chairman of the Board, Alabama Appleseed Center for Law and Justice (2011–2013); Board Member, Alabama Appleseed Center for Law and Justice (2007–2010);Trustee, University of Alabama Farrah Law Alumni Society (2014-Present);Board Member, Alabama Civil Justice Foundation (2007-present); Member, Children's Hospital Committee for the Future (2008); Staff-Parish Committee, Church & Society Team, Canterbury United Methodist Church (2014-2017); Council Member, Canterbury United Methodist Church (2006-2009); Graduate, Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum (2006); American Bar Association, House of Delegates (2004-2006), Young Lawyers Div. Delegate (2000-2006); Chief Justice's Commission on Professional Responsibility (2004-2006); Alabama State Bar Task Force on Section Governance (2004)
Super Lawyers 2010-2018 (Rated Top 10 Attorneys in Alabama in 2014 and 2015, Top 50 in 2016-2018)