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Rachel Cobble

Rachel Cobble represents individuals and businesses in a variety of civil litigation matters. She earned her Bachelor of Arts from Samford University, followed by her Juris Doctor and Masters of Business Administration from Samford’s Cumberland School of Law and Brock School of Business.

 

In law school, Rachel served as President of the Student Bar Association. She was also a member of the Trial Advocacy Board and competed on the National Negotiation Team. Rachel was twice awarded the ALI-CLE award for scholarship and leadership, and she was nominated by Cumberland’s law faculty for inclusion in the 2015-2016 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.

Professional Affiliations

Rachel is admitted to practice in the states of Alabama and Tennessee, the United States District Court for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Alabama, and the United States Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. She is a member of the Alabama State Bar and the Birmingham Bar Association, where she enjoys being involved with the Young Lawyers and Women Lawyers sections.

Notable Current Cases

Rachel has served as co-counsel in trying three cases to defense verdicts. In 2018, she helped one client obtain: judgment as a matter of law on plaintiff’s claims for  breach of contract, defamation and malicious prosecution; defense verdict on plaintiff’s claims for nuisance, trespass, assault, and battery; and $50,000 on defendant’s counterclaim for nuisance.

 

She has also defended and won appeals for clients to the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals, the Alabama Supreme Court, the Georgia Court of Appeals, and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

Personal Information

Rachel loves music and being outside. She dabbles in songwriting with her sister, Sarah, and she is a covenant member of Christ Fellowship Church.

Areas of Practice

Civil Litigation
Business Litigation
Corporate Law
Products Liability
Mining Law and MSHA Compliance
Appellate Practice
Insurance Coverage and Defense

 

STATE BAR ADMISSIONS

Alabama

Tennessee

 

EDUCATION

B.A., Samford University, 2013
J.D., Samford University, Cumberland School of Law, 2016
M.B.A, Samford University, Brock School of Business, 2016