John Givens

The Cochran Firm - Dothan
111 E. Main St.
Dothan, AL 36301
(334) 673-1555

John J. Givens is a trial lawyer with The Cochran Firm  Dothan and a Dothan native. His practice focuses exclusively on plaintiff civil litigation with a concentration in the areas of commercial motor vehicle litigation and products liability litigations. John was the youngest lawyer in America to receive a jury verdict of more than one million dollars on behalf of his client, a verdict he obtained at age 26. In addition to individual incident jury trials, John has served as a member of Bellwether trial teams on behalf of plaintiffs in mass actions, including the C8 litigation against DuPont that resulted in a $670.7 million-dollar settlement for the Plaintiffs after several successful jury verdicts. John is licensed to practice law in the state of Alabama and Florida and is admitted to practice in all Alabama and Florida state courts as well as many federal courts around the nation.

Honors & Awards
National Trial Lawyers Top 100
National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40 Executive Committee

Professional Associations & Memberships
Alabama State Bar Association
Florida Bar Association
Houston County Bar Association

B.A.  Samford University
J.D.  University of Alabama School of Law

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