David Proctor

2001 Park Place North
Suite 870
Birmingham, AL 35203 

David Proctor is the managing partner of Hall Booth Smith’s Birmingham office. Mr. Proctor has over 30 years of trial experience, including defending physicians in medical malpractice actions, breach of warranty and fraud defense on behalf of automobile manufacturers, complex products liability cases, defending management in employment discrimination cases and EEOC matters, and consumer finance arbitration work in the financial services industry. He has tried dozens of jury trials to verdict in various state and federal courts in Alabama. David is also a civil mediator registered with the Alabama Center for Dispute Resolution

As a Birmingham native, Mr. Proctor is active in the community, currently serving on the Board of Directors of the Birmingham Boys Choir and is a member of The Rotary Club of Birmingham. He is also an active parishioner and former member of the Vestry of the Cathedral Church of the Advent (Episcopal). Previously, he served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Greater Alabama Council of the Boy Scouts of America and the Birmingham Business Alliance.

ADMITTED

  • Alabama State Courts
  • Mississippi State Courts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Middle District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Southern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Mississippi
  • U.S. District Court – Southern District of Mississippi

EDUCATION

  • J.D., The University of Alabama School of Law, 1984
  • B.A., cum laude, Washington and Lee University, 1981

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Bar Association
  • Alabama State Bar
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Alabama Defense Lawyers Association
  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute, Medical Liability & Health Care Law and Products Liability Sections
  • Washington and Lee Alumni Board of Directors 2006-2010, President- 2009-2010
  • Board of Directors, Birmingham Boys Choir

Recognitions

  • The Best Lawyers in America©, 2009-2018
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Alabama Super Lawyers, Personal Injury & Medical Malpractice Defense, 2014-2018
  • Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Preeminent Rated Lawyer
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce that it has relocated its Birmingham office to Renasant Place, 2001 Park Place North, Suite 870 Birmingham,  AL
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce that it is expanding its footprint by opening an office in Birmingham, Alabama. The HBS Birmingham

David Proctor is the managing partner of Hall Booth Smith’s Birmingham office. Mr. Proctor has over 30 years of trial experience, including defending physicians in medical malpractice actions, breach of warranty and fraud defense on behalf of automobile manufacturers, complex products liability cases, defending management in employment discrimination cases and EEOC matters, and consumer finance arbitration work in the financial services industry. He has tried dozens of jury trials to verdict in various state and federal courts in Alabama. David is also a civil mediator registered with the Alabama Center for Dispute Resolution

As a Birmingham native, Mr. Proctor is active in the community, currently serving on the Board of Directors of the Birmingham Boys Choir and is a member of The Rotary Club of Birmingham. He is also an active parishioner and former member of the Vestry of the Cathedral Church of the Advent (Episcopal). Previously, he served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Greater Alabama Council of the Boy Scouts of America and the Birmingham Business Alliance.

ADMITTED

  • Alabama State Courts
  • Mississippi State Courts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Middle District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Southern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Mississippi
  • U.S. District Court – Southern District of Mississippi

EDUCATION

  • J.D., The University of Alabama School of Law, 1984
  • B.A., cum laude, Washington and Lee University, 1981

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Bar Association
  • Alabama State Bar
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Alabama Defense Lawyers Association
  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute, Medical Liability & Health Care Law and Products Liability Sections
  • Washington and Lee Alumni Board of Directors 2006-2010, President- 2009-2010
  • Board of Directors, Birmingham Boys Choir

Recognitions

  • The Best Lawyers in America©, 2009-2018
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Alabama Super Lawyers, Personal Injury & Medical Malpractice Defense, 2014-2018
  • Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Preeminent Rated Lawyer
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce that it has relocated its Birmingham office to Renasant Place, 2001 Park Place North, Suite 870 Birmingham,  AL
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce that it is expanding its footprint by opening an office in Birmingham, Alabama. The HBS Birmingham