James David Martin work at Copeland Franco has been and continues to be a proving ground for some of America’s finest attorneys, litigators, and judges since 1947.
Since 1947, Copeland Franco has met the commercial and litigation needs of a diverse client base through comprehensive legal representation. Copeland Franco attorneys carry legal credentials from top national law schools such as Yale, Harvard, Virginia, North Carolina, Alabama, and Cumberland, as well as having served as clerks at the federal, district and circuit court levels.
More importantly, they bring an extensive courtroom experience to each case. The firm’s expertise has been recognized by having two of its current partners inducted into the American College of Trial Lawyers.
Copeland Franco also specializes in appellate work in both state and federal courts of appeals. Partners at Copeland Franco have participated in over 350 reported decisions, and one partner is a member of the American College of Appellate Lawyers.
The firm’s history of exceptional legal representation is further reflected by the fact that three former partners have been appointed as federal judges.
Our reputation for intelligent, strategic legal counsel is built on our belief in thorough evidentiary and legal analysis, expert planning and execution, and a comprehensive style of law practice. Our attorneys continue to set the standards of practice for our legal community in an ever-changing justice system.