Birmingham office: 205.980.5888
Huntsville office: 256.532.1957

Ronald J. Gault


22 years experience

Phone: 205.980.5888

Fax: 205.980.1098

Practice Areas

Appellate advocacy, automobile accident litigation, funeral home liability, general civil litigation, insurance coverage, insurance defense, insurance fraud and bad faith, premises liability, trucking litigation


  • B.A., summa cum laude, Mississippi State University (1992)
  • J.D., cum laude, The University of Alabama (1997)


  • As of August 1, 2017, Ron is registered on the Alabama State Court Mediator Roster, and is offering mediation services in addition to his regular litigation practice.
Reported Cases & Notable Trials
Honors & Awards
Courts & Professional Associations

Notable Trials

  • Graham v. Thomas; Circuit Court of Tuscaloosa County, AL; CV-11-227

  • Smith et al. v. Young; Circuit Court of Jefferson County, AL; CV-12-901842

  • Connell v. Willoughby; Circuit Court of Shelby County, AL; CV-12-900438

  • Bite v. Richardson; Circuit Court of Shelby County, AL; CV-11-900751

  • McCormick v. State Farm; Circuit Court of Cullman County, AL; CV-12-900314

  • Glidewell v. Robinson et al.; Circuit Court of St. Clair County, AL; CV-11-900175

  • Graham v. Schaefer; Circuit Court of Jefferson County, AL; CV-11-902079

  • Hall v. Leach; Circuit Court of Jefferson County, AL; CV-13-902138

Reported Cases

  • Broadnax v. Griswold, 17 So. 3d 656 (Ala. Civ. App. 2008)

  • Bruno’s Supermarkets, Inc. v. Massey, 914 So. 2d 862 (Ala. Civ. App. 2005)


  • Named by the Alabama Jury Verdict Reporter as one of Alabama’s most prolific attorneys for 2010

  • Member, Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)

  • Recognized by The Alabama Jury Verdict Reporter as being the second “Most Prolific Trial Lawyer” in the state of Alabama due to the number of cases tried in 2015.

  • Nominated as a ‘Lawyer of Distinction’ by the ABA Journal for 2018.

University of Alabama School of Law

  • Alabama Law Review

  • Member of national trial advocacy team

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association

  • Birmingham Bar Association


  • Alabama state courts

  • United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama

  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama

  • United States Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama 1997