David Madison Tidmore
David Madison Tidmore received a B.S. in Human Resources Management from
the University of Alabama in 1978 and an MBA from Samford University in
1983. He received his law degree from Birmingham School of Law in 1988.
He is currently admitted to practice law in the State of Alabama and before
the United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle, and Southern
Districts of Alabama.
Mr. Tidmore brings a unique perspective to litigation, having served as
a human resources and manufacturing executive for several years prior
to entering the practice of law. He was also a special studies instructor
at the University of Alabama at Birmingham lecturing in employment law,
including workplace discrimination, injury and wrongful termination.
Mr. Tidmore concentrates his practice in the areas of wrongful death, motor
product liability, pharmaceutical drug litigation, and employment law, specifically workplace injury,
workers' compensation, and retaliatory discharge. He is also co-author of a book titled
Personal Injury Law: An Overview for Alabama Accident Victims which was published in 2010.
In 2011 Mr. Tidmore was selected for inclusion on the Alabama Super Lawyers
list published in
Alabama Super Lawyers magazine and
Business Alabama. Only the top five percent of Alabama attorneys are chosen for this recognition
Recent large jury verdicts and settlements include cases involving death
or serious injury due to motor vehicles accidents. Mr. Tidmore has also
successfully litigated retaliatory discharge cases where injured employees
were fired after they filed for workers' compensation benefits to
which they were legally entitled.
Mr. Tidmore is a member of the Alabama, Shelby County and Birmingham Bar
Associations, the Alabama Trial Lawyers Association, and the Association
of Trial Lawyers of America.