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Joseph Allen Schreiber, Mediator & Arbitrator, Birmingham, Alabama.

Joseph Allen Schreiber

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Schreiber Law Firm
2129 First Avenue North
Suite 300
Birmingham, AL, 35203
Tel: (205) 871-9140
Cell: (205) 708-3224
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Recognized to Alabama Chapter for Mediation & Arbitration

Regularly travels out of state to: North Carolina, Virginia

Other ADR Services: ADR Training/CME, Discovery Referee, Early Neutral Evaluation, Fact Finding, Med-Arb, Mini-Trial Judge, Special Master
  • Practice Commenced: 1995
  • Total Mediations (as of Feb 2020): 2000
  • Total Arbitrations (as of Feb 2020): 50
Practice Percentages


Since 1984 Allen has garnered extensive trial experience, representing both plaintiffs and defendants. As a litigator,

Allen has represented clients in all of Alabama’s federal

and state trial and appellate courts. His areas of practice

include wrongful death, personal injury, malpractice

disputes, products liability, breach of contract, business

disputes, fraud, negligence, health and general commercial liability, aviation, trucking, municipal liability, education

law, wage and hour and employment disputes. 


As a mediator and arbitrator, Allen draws from his broad

range of legal experience. Since 1996, he has assisted

individuals in resolving their differences prior to trial

through alternative dispute resolution. For over 20 years,

Allen has used arbitration and mediation to successfully

resolve complex and multi-party disputes.

Case Experience

  • Appellate
  • Aviation
  • Banking & Finance
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial/Business
  • Construction
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Contract Disputes
  • Divorce (High Asset)
  • Employment
  • Environmental
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Lemon Law
  • Libel & Slander
  • Medical Devices
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Non-profit Organizations
  • Nursing Homes
  • Personal Injury
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Fees
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Real Estate
  • Sports
  • Torts
  • Wage & Hour/FMLA
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Wrongful Death


  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama 1984

  • Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, 1981

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Fellow, American College of Civil Trial Mediators, Board of Directors (2017-2020)
  • Fellow, National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, founding member
  • Fellow, Alabama Academy of Attorney Mediators, founding member
  • Alabama Bar Association
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Virginia Bar Association
  • Admitted in the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama
  • Admitted in the U.S. Supreme Court
  • Admitted in the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Admitted in the U.S. District Court for Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia
  • Alabama Super Lawyers, Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Best Lawyers in America, Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Best of US, Arbitration Law

Rates Information

Rates and Payment Information: $400.00 per hour and a cancellation period of 7 days.

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