John Totten is well known and well respected in the Alabama legal system for his vigorous representation of his clients. John is a lifelong Alabama resident and is very active in the North Alabama communities. In 1999, John became associated with a Birmingham firm and began his practice in general civil and criminal litigation. He was involved in representing individual clients throughout Alabama, in both state and federal courts in every aspect of their cases. In 2002 he concentrated his practice in all areas of insurance defense, including law enforcement liability, municipal liability, personal injury and construction law, including architect and engineer liability. He also continued his practice in general tort litigation and criminal defense. Today, his office is in Athens, Alabama, where he has helped hundreds of people in North Alabama with everything from drug possession accusations to family law troubles.
John M. Totten is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell. The prestigious AV rating is the highest rating possible by the nationally recognized Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. Being AV rated denotes Very High to Preeminent Legal Ability and Very High Ethical Standards. The AV rating is the result of confidential peer reviews provided by Judges and other attorneys.
John was admitted to the Alabama Bar in 1999. He is also admitted to practice before all U.S. Federal District Courts of Alabama, as well as the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Give John a call - he is ready to aggressively work on your behalf while treating you the way you deserve.