Phone Number: (205) 244-1115
Fax: (205) 244-1171
Joseph “Joe” Siegelman is the managing partner in The Cochran Firm – Birmingham office. Joe’s practice focuses primarily on complex civil plaintiff litigation in the areas of civil rights, wrongful death, products liability and mass tort litigation. He is admitted to practice in all Alabama state and federal courts, as well as in California and the District of Columbia.
Joe has represented hundreds of individuals and recovered millions in verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients. The National Trial Lawyers has named Joe to its Top 40 Under 40 since 2017, and Super Lawyers selected Joe as a Rising Star, a distinction given to only 2.5% of lawyers in the state. In 2018, Joe ran for Attorney General of Alabama and received the Democratic nomination, becoming the youngest nominee for that office since 1970.
Honors & Awards
The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40
Super Lawyers Rising Stars
University of Alabama School of Law George Peach Taylor Award
Professional Associations & Memberships
Alabama State Bar Association
District of Columbia Bar Association
State Bar of California
J.D., University of Alabama School of Law
B.A., summa cum laude, University of Alabama