John Givens
John Givens is a trial lawyer and a Dothan native. His practice focuses exclusively on plaintiff civil litigation with a concentration in the areas of commercial motor vehicle litigation and products liability litigations. John Givens was the youngest lawyer in America to receive a jury verdict of more than one million dollars on behalf of his client, a verdict he obtained at age 26.
In addition to individual incident jury trials, John Givens has served as a member of Bellwether trial teams on behalf of plaintiffs in mass actions, including the C8 litigation against DuPont that resulted in a $670.7 million-dollar settlement for the Plaintiffs after several successful jury verdicts. John Givens is licensed to practice law in the state of Alabama and Florida and is admitted to practice in all Alabama and Florida state courts as well as many federal courts around the nation

B.A. – Samford University

J.D. – University of Alabama School of law



National Trial Lawyers Top 100

National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40 Executive Committee

  • Presenter on Trial Advocacy, The National Trial Lawyers

  • Presenter on Trial Advocacy, The Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys

  • Presenter on Trial Advocacy, The Alabama Association for Justice

  • Presenter on Trial Advocacy, The Florida Association for Justice

Alabama State Bar Association

Florida Bar Association

Houston County Bar Association



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