Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C. is pleased to announce John E. Tomlinson and H. Clay Barnett, III, are now Shareholders with the firm.
Tomlinson has been an Associate at Beasley Allen since May 2002. He worked in the firm’s Consumer Fraud Section before moving to the Environmental Law/Toxic Torts section, where he is currently involved in the pursuit of claims for several individuals and businesses against BP and other responsible parties as a result of the oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. He is also actively pursuing and investigating other claims related to nuisance, trespass to property, and personal injury due to exposure to toxic chemicals. In December 2010, John was selected as Beasley Allen’s Lawyer of the Year for the Toxic Torts Section.
Barnett joined the firm’s Consumer Fraud Section as an Associate in May 2007. His practice focuses primarily on the Average Wholesale Price (AWP) litigation. Clay represents the states of Alabama, Mississippi, Kansas, Hawaii and Alaska in fraud actions filed against a long list of pharmaceutical companies. Since 2004, Clay has coached various local high school mock trial teams in the Alabama YMCA High School Mock Trial Competition. In addition, Clay has taken two different Alabama state teams to the National High School Mock Trial Competition (2006 and 2010).