ATTORNEY BIO
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880 Montclair Road Suite 100 Birmingham, AL 35213
Assistant
Teri Roper
Legal Assistant
bio image Mitchell J. Surface
associate

Mitch primarily practices in LGWM's Design Professional and Professional Liability Practice Groups. Mitch represents design professionals, design builders and construction managers in complex litigation claims relating to design defects, construction delay claims, contract disputes, and personal injury claims.

Education
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, LL.M. (Master of Laws) Health Law and Compliance (2021)

Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, J.D., cum laude (2021)
 - Online Editor, American Journal of Trial Advocacy
 - President and Founder, Cumberland's Student Health Lawyers Association
 - Vice President, Alabama Bench and Bar Historical Society
 - Pupil, Judge James Edwin Horton Inn of Court
 - Member, Ethics Committee, Children's of Alabama Hospital
 - Recipient Merit Scholarship
 - Dean's List (All Semesters)
 - CALI Award Recipient: Civil Procedure, Municipal Courts, and Health Law

Valdosta State University, B.A. Political Science, minor in Professional Ethics, magna cum laude (2017)
 - Studied Abroad at Palacký University in Olomouc, Czech Republic

Publication

Mitchell J. Surface, Civil Procedure-Article III Cause-in-Fact Standing: Do Data Breach Victims Have Standing Before Compromised Data Is Misused?, 43 AM. J. TRIAL ADVOC. 503 (2020).