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.