Robert P. Reynolds

Partner | Tuscaloosa

: (205) 391-0911
2115 11th Street
Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35403
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About Robert

Robert is a partner in the Tuscaloosa office, focusing his practice in creditor and committee representation, bankruptcy proceedings, as well as banking law and commercial litigation, with a particular focus in participation loan resolutions and workouts. Robert has served as a faculty member of the LSU Graduate School of Banking since 2000, as well as the Alabama Banking School for more than 25 years. He served as the President Elect of the American Bankruptcy Institute and was awarded the Anthony Schnelling Leadership Award. He has been named as one of the Top Attorneys in Bankruptcy by SuperLawyers since 2008 and has consistently maintained an “AV-Preeminent” rating from Martindale-Hubbell for many years. He currently serves as Chairman of the American Bankruptcy Institute.

+ Auburn University (B.S., 1975)
+ University of Alabama (M.P.A., 1976, J.D., 1979).
+ Omicron Delta Kappa

+ Alabama State Bar (1979)
+ United States Supreme Court
+ Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
+ Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
+ U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama
+ U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama
+ U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama
+ U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida

+ American Bankruptcy Institute, Chairman
+ American Bankruptcy Institute, Past President (2021-2022)
+ Alabama State Bar, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section, Past Chairman (1995)
+ Alabama State Bar, Member Board of Legal Specialization
+ ABI Southeast Bankruptcy Workshop, Chair (2014)
+ Certified in Business and Consumer Bankruptcy Law, American Board of Certification
+ Tuscaloosa County Bar Association
+ Graduate School of Banking at LSU; Faculty Member since 2000
+ Alabama Banking School; Faculty Member since 1994

+ Citizens Bank v. Alafabco, Inc., 539 U.S. 52 (2003).
+ Mt. Carmel Estates, Inc. v. Regions Bank, 853 So. 2d 160 (Ala. 2002).
+ Dionne V. First Alabama Bank and XYZ Trading Co., Inc., 217 B.R. 912 (Bankr. N.D. Ala. 1998).
+ First Bank of Linden v. Lawrence William Sloma, 43 F.3d 637 (11th Cir. 1995).
+ First Alabama Bank v. Wesley Industries, Inc., 30 F.3d 1438 (11th Cir. 1994).
+ First United Security Bank v. Daniel W. Garner, Sr., 663 F.3d 1218 (11th Circ. 2011).
+ Counsel to Bank of America:
In Re American Iron Reduction, Case No. 01-01038 (Bankr. Del. filed Mar. 23, 2001).
In Re Georgetown Steel Company, LLC, 318 B.R. 340 (Bankr. D.S.C. 2004).
In Re Birmingham Steel, Case No. 02-11556 (Bankr. Del. filed Aug. 14, 2002).
+ Chapter 11 Liquidation Plan Trustee:
In Re Martin Industries, Inc., No. 02-85553 (Bankr. N.D. Ala. Filed Dec. 27, 2002).
Tim Powell, et al. v. Alabama Credit Union Administration, et al., 800 Fed.Appx.687 (11th Circuit 2020).
+ Reynolds v. ServisFirst Bank (In re Stanford), 2021 U.S. App. LEXIS 32503 (11th Cir. 2021)
+ Carruth et al. v. Alabama Credit Union Administration, et al., Case No. 2200206 (Ala. Civ. App. 2021)(certiorari denied by Supreme Court of Alabama, Case No. 1200804 (Ala. 2021)
+ City of Tuscaloosa Planning and Zoning Commission, Past Chair
+ Tuscaloosa Historic Preservation Society, Past President
+ Original City Association, Past President