William P. Traylor III

Birmingham, Alabama

Phone 205.414.8160
Toll Free 800.226.6116
Fax 205.414.8199

Email ttraylor@yearout.net
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William P. Traylor III is an AV Rated Lawyer.*

*CV, BV and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Fraud and Business Torts

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions:

  • Alabama, 1982
  • Federal District Court for the Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama
  • Georgia, 1982
  • Alabama State Bar
  • Georgia State Bar
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 1982
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia, 1982
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1982
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1986


  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama

Published Works

  • New Theories and Strategies for Enhancing Insurance Coverage: A Plaintiff’s Lawyer’s Perspective, Cumberland School of Law CLE Seminar, 1997
  • Jury Selection, Cumberland School of Law CLE Seminar, October, 1998
  • Common Problems Encountered in the Preparation of Trial of a Medical Malpractice Case, Birmingham Bar Association CLE Seminar, January, 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Alabama Bar Association
  • Alabama Association of Justice
  • Georgia Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Alabama Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Trial Lawyers Association

Honors and Awards

  • Alabama Super Lawyers – 2009-2011
  • AV Rated by MH
  • SuperLawyer
  • Birmingham’s Best Lawyers

Media Quotes

  • Print – Birmingham
  • TV – Fox6 (Local)

Birth Information

  • November 18, 1955, Carrollton, Georgia, United States of America