James R. Sturdivant

Attorney in Birmingham, AL
Member, Bench and Bar Honor Society. Distinguished Military Graduate, Auburn University. Recipient, Army ROTC Scholarship. Member, Editorial Board, Alabama Law Review, 1985-1987. Speaker: "Dealing with Uncle Sam: Responding to Federal Law Enforcement Contacts," What to Do When the Wolf (Government) is at the Door, Environmental Law Section, Alabama Bar Association, Perdido Beach Resort, Orange Beach, Alabama, June 2005; "Ethical Considerations in White Collar Matters," Business Clients and Investigations, Alabama Bar Institute for Continuing Legal Education, Birmingham, Alabama, November 2003. Moderator and Event Planner, Federal Criminal Sentencing Seminar, Birmingham Bar Association, Birmingham, Alabama, February 2003. Defense Counsel, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, 1989-1992. Assistant U.S. Attorney, Northern District of Alabama, 1992-1995. Associate, Lightfoot, Franklin & White, L.L.C., 1995-1998. City Prosecutor, Vestavia Hills, Alabama, 2000-2004. Registered Arbitrator, Alabama Center for Dispute Resolution.

Areas of Law

  • Litigation
  • White Collar Crime


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5.0 out of 5.0

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Experience & Credentials



Admission Details

Admitted in 1987, Alabama
1992, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
1996, U.S. District Court, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama

Law School Attended

University of Alabama
Class of 1987

University Attended

Auburn University
Class of 1984

Birth Information

Born in 1962
Nashville, Tennessee, May 1, 1962


Captain, US Army, JAGC, 1988-1992

Associations & Memberships

Birmingham and American (Member: Criminal Justice Section; White Collar Crime Committee) Bar Associations.

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Office Information
James R. Sturdivant
 2311 Highland Avenue South, P.O. Box 55727,
Birmingham, AL 35205


Sirote & Permutt, P.C. (Birmingham, Alabama)

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