J. Mark Hart


Phone: 205-502-0133
Fax: 205-397-1308

Office: Birmingham

Areas of Practice:
Appellate Advocacy
Class Actions
Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith
Life, Health and Disability

Admitted In:
Alabama State Bar, 1978

J.D., Cumberland School of Law, cum laude, 1978; B.S., Auburn University, 1975

Additional Information:
Civic and Professional Affiliations Publications and Speeches
Representative Cases

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J. Mark Hart

Biographical Information

Mark Hart specializes in insurance coverage claims and litigation, including preparation of opinion letters, interventions, declaratory judgment actions, and extracontractual defense. He also practices in all areas of tort and insurance suits, such as property and casualty, life and health, and professional responsibility. In addition, he represents clients in business tort cases, class actions, and other complex civil litigation. Mr. Hart maintains an active appellate practice, including appeals in the Alabama and federal appellate courts. His client base includes major insurance carriers throughout the United States.

Mark has written a novel titled “Fielder’s Choice” dealing with a high school baseball player’s final season in 1969 Birmingham as he come of age during the Civil Rights Movement, the Vietnam Draft, and the cultural protests of the era.


Best Lawyers® Lawyer of the Year 2016, Insurance Law, Birmingham
Best Lawyers In America©, Insurance Law
Alabama Super Lawyers© 2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2015, Insurance Coverage
Best Lawyers In America© 2018 Edition, Insurance Law.