Bowdy J. “Bo” Brown
U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama
U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama
U.S. District Court Southern District of Alabama
Faulkner University, Thomas Goode Jones School of Law, Montgomery, Alabama, 1988 – J.D.
Huntingdon College, Montgomery, Alabama 1983 – B.A. (Management)
Organizations: Founding Member, Mu-Beta Chapter, Kappa Sigma Fraternity
Athletics: Varsity Baseball
“Defining the Homebuyer’s Legal Rights,” The Alabama Lawyer, March 2000
Honors and Awards:
2018 – 2021 Mid-South Super Lawyers – Creditor/Debtor Rights
2012 – 2015 Super Lawyers – Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
Mr. Brown is AV Preeminent peer review rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Recent speaker on Foreclosure Law Update at the Dixie Land Title Association Midyear Meeting & CLE
Recent Practice Highlights:
Obtained a foreclosure judgment for a secured lender on timberland acreage in Florida.
Obtained summary judgment for a construction lender in Montgomery County Circuit Court on the date the case was set for trial.
Selected as counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in the Rice Financial Corporation and its wholly owned subsidiary, Rice Acceptance Company, Inc., in a Chapter 11 bankruptcy case.
One of six attorneys in the state appointed by the Alabama State Bar to serve on the Alabama State Bar Special Committee on Mortgage Foreclosures.
Represented a secured lender in connection with seeking the appointment of a receiver and foreclosure of hotel properties.
Represented a secured lender in connection with seeking the appointment of a receiver for an assisted living facility; foreclosed on the facility and obtained a money judgment against the borrower.
Represented a secured lender in connection with negotiating a workout and foreclosure of a lakefront condominium project.
Represented retail landlords in connection with bankruptcy filing by major retail establishments.
Represented an unsecured lender in connection with four adversary proceedings which resulted in dismissal of all four proceedings: In Re: Joseph Newton AP08-01106; In Re: Bennie Barrow AP08-01107; In Re: Mable Ruttlen AP08-01108; In Re: Diane Peterson AP08-01109.
Represented a major secured lender in connection with the resolution of its loan in the bankruptcy case; In Re: Sylvest Farms 06-40525.
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Alabama State Bar
Alabama State Bar, Bankruptcy Section
Montgomery County Bar Association