David A. Boyett, III, a native of Talladega County, AL, earned his undergraduate degree in Journalism with highest honor from Auburn University in 1981 and then his Juris Doctor from the University of Alabama Law School in 1984. David specializes in civil and commercial litigation, and bankruptcy. He places an emphasis on representing financial institutions and commercial landlords in matters involving creditors’ rights, lender liability, and landlord-tenant disputes. David also concentrates on representing businesses and individuals in disputes regarding the ownership and use of real property.
He was a member of Phi Eta Sigma at Auburn University and a Hugo L. Black Scholar at the University of Alabama. David was a member of the Editorial Board of the Alabama Law Review from 1982-84 and named outstanding third-year Editorial Board member in 1984. He also received the Henderson M. Somerville Award for Excellence in Legal Writing. David is admitted to practice before all state courts in Alabama, the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Alabama, the Eleventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. David is also a trained mediator. He is a member of the Mobile Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Alabama State Bar and the Litigation and Business Law Sections of the American Bar Association. David holds an AV® Peer Rating in Martindale-Hubbell.