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Jeremy Knowles

Jeremy Knowles is a partner at Morris, Haynes, Wheeles, Knowles & Nelson. He was born in Alexander City on June 30, 1971. A graduate of Benjamin Russell High School, Jeremy attended Auburn University on a Russell Foundation Scholarship. There he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in business/economics in 1993. He earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Alabama School of Law in 1997.

Mr. Knowles is a member of the Alabama State Bar, where he is a part of the Young Lawyer division. Additionally, he is a member of the American and Alabama Associations for Justice, serving on the Board of Governors and in the Emerging Leaders section of the latter. He has also served as an adjunct Professor of Law with a concentration in Constitutional Law at Faulkner University. Mr. Knowles joined the firm in 2003. Since 1997, Mr. Knowles has practiced almost exclusively in the areas of automobile negligence, products liability, automobile crashworthiness, and tractor trailer litigation.

He has worked on some of the largest product liability cases in the country. Mr. Knowles is routinely consulted by national news organizations regarding automobile product liability issues. The total of the verdicts and settlements which Mr. Knowles has attained exceeds $100,000,000.00, including a 2005 verdict that was listed in the National Law Journal as one of the top 25 verdicts in 2005.

Our case success stats

$3M
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Settlement
Anonymous Plaintiff v. Anonymous Defendant
Attorney Larry Morris Pre-suit settlement of three million dollars wrongful death case
$2.5M
$2.5M
Settlement
Anonymous Plaintiff, as the Personal Representative of the Estate of Anonymous, deceased, v. Morrow Water Technologies, Inc., et al.
Randy Haynes Plaintiff’s husband was rear-ended by a pickup truck being operated by Defendant in the line and scope of his employment with Morrow Water Technologies, Inc., which also owned the vehicle. Plaintiff’s husband was died at the scene from the injuries he sustained in the collision. Plaintiff sued the Defendant driver and Morrow Water […]
$925k
$925k
Settlement
Anonymous Plaintiff v. Anonymous Defendant
Todd Wheeles In June, 2013, Plaintiff became sick with Legionnaire’s disease after being exposed to the bacteria in a hot tub at an apartment complex. Plaintiff filed suit against the owner of the apartment complex, the management company for the apartment complex, and the pool company responsible for the maintenance of the spa.
$250k
$250k
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Nettles v. USA
Todd Wheeles In February, 2014, a US Postal Service driver was making mail deliveries in Plaintiff Nettles’ neighborhood. The Defendant driver exited his vehicle to deliver mail to one of Plaintiff Nettles’ neighbors, returned to his delivery vehicle, put the vehicle in reverse, accelerated and struck Plaintiff Nettles with the vehicle’s rear bumper. Plaintiff Nettles […]
$250k
$250k
Settlement
Blevins v. Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Todd Wheeles In July, 2013, Plaintiff Blevins accompanied her daughter to a Publix Super Market in Birmingham, AL to pick up a few items her daughter needed for lunch and dinner. Plaintiff Blevins was walking through the deli department to join her daughter at the deli counter when she slipped and fell in an area […]
$58.2 M
$58.2 M
Verdict
Product Defect Case in TN
Daimler Chrysler sued for deaths caused by faulty designs and resulted in one of the largest verdicts ever in Shelby County.