John Graham’s practice includes a significant amount of personal injury litigation, much of which is involved in the regular representation of Norfolk Southern Corporation and its subsidiaries and affiliated companies.
He also has a general litigation practice in which he has represented a number of companies and businesses in various commercial disputes. He has extensive experience in jury trials as well as appellate practice in both state and federal courts. Mr. Graham has been assigned the highest possible Peer Review Rating for legal ability and ethical standards in the Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory.
He is also listed in the Best Lawyers in America for his work in Personal Injury Litigation and Railroad Law. Mr. Graham has been named “Lawyer of the Year” for 2015 by The Best Lawyers in America in the area of Railroad law.
Mr. Graham was born on May 26, 1967, and has been married to his wife, Amy, since 1994. They have four children. Mr. Graham is an active member at Briarwood Presbyterian Church, where he has served as deacon, elder, Sunday School teacher, and other positions.
He has previously served as an adult leader volunteer in the Boy Scouts of America and currently serves as a leader in the Trail Life USA, Troop AL-0254, an outdoor-oriented character development organization for boys and young men.
He is a member of the Defense Research Institute, the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, the National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel, the American Bar Association, and the Birmingham Bar Association.