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Arthur J. Hanes, Jr.

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Arthur J. Hanes, Jr.
ADR Counsel



2000A SouthBridge Parkway, Suite 400
Birmingham, AL 35209


(205) 933-9033


(888) 435-9033




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.

Education & 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

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

Art Hanes NADN badgeListed in Best Lawyers in America 2008-2024
Rated Super Lawyer 2011 - 2016
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Areas Of Practice

  • Aviation
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction
  • Corporate / Business
  • Environmental Litigation
  • FELA
  • Insurance Disputes
  • Land Use
  • Local Government
  • Mass Torts
  • Nursing Home Disputes
  • Pharmaceutical Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Probate Litigation
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Tort / Products Liability
  • Workers Compensation
  • Wrongful Death