In 1979, Jere Locke Beasley founded the firm, which is now known as Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C. The firm represents plaintiffs and claimants in civil litigation. Currently, the firm employs more than 75 lawyers and over 200 support staff.
Our support staff includes full time nurses, investigators, computer specialists, technologists and computer experts, a public relations department and a comprehensive trial graphics department.
We are one of the country’s leading firms involved in civil litigation on behalf of claimants, having represented hundreds of thousands of people. We hold state and national records for the largest jury verdicts in numerous categories.
Beasley Allen currently holds U.S. records for largest verdicts/settlements in 4 categories:
- The largest verdict against an oil company in U.S. History – $11.9 Billion.
- The largest pharmaceutical drug settlement in U.S. History – $4.85 Billion.
- The largest individual private environmental settlement in U.S. History – $700 Million.
- The largest predatory lending verdict in U.S. History – $581 Million.
We have a national reputation for being at the forefront of Consumer Litigation. In keeping with this, we publish a monthly consumer news report – The Jere Beasley Report – that goes to more than 40,000 subscribers.
Beasley Allen – on the web
Beasley Allen is a leader in exploring new media to communicate important legal information to the public. We are using social media including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube as well as the firm’s website to build a network of professional contacts and increase visibility among clients and those interested in the practice of law.
Blog – “Righting Injustice“
Provides up to date information on the latest legal news.
For information about any of the topics featured on our websites or social media sites, or to schedule an interview with one of our attorneys, please call or email:
Helen Taylor, Public Relations Coordinator