Arthur J. Hanes, Jr.
ADR Counsel

Art served as Circuit Judge, Civil Division for the 10th Judicial Circuit of Alabama from 1984 until his retirement in 2002, when he launched his ADR practice, specializing in arbitration, at the law firm of Dominick, Fletcher, Yeilding, Wood & Lloyd of Birmingham. He was selected to the Best Lawyers in America in the area of ADR and continues to speak and teach on mediation and various legal subjects.

Professional Education and Qualifications

A.B. Princeton University J.D. University of Alabama
Member: Order of the Coif
Comment Editor: Alabama Law Review
Alabama State Court Mediator Roster
Alabama State Appellate Court Mediator Roster
Neutral Panelist, U.S. District Courts of Alabama
American Arbitration Association Panel of Neutrals

Honors and Memberships

Former Circuit Judge, 10th Judicial Circuit of Alabama, Civil Division: 1984-2002
Alabama Supreme Court Rules of Evidence Committee
Co-Reporter, Alabama Criminal Code drafting committee
Adjunct Professor ~ University of Alabama School of Law
National Judicial College, Managing Mass Torts, Resource Directory
Selected ~ Best Lawyers in America in ADR
“Roscoe Pound Award” ~ Two Time National Nominee
“Walter P. Gewin Award” ~ Alabama State Bar

National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals Art Hanes

Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2008-2021

Rated Super Lawyer 2011 - 2016
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