Contact:

Ridge Park Place, Suite 3000
1130 22nd Street South
Birmingham, AL 35205
(205) 259-1033 (direct)
(205) 251-5479 (fax)
kturner@nwkt.com
Jasmine Rhodes, Legal Assistant
(205) 328-6643

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Kile T. Turner

Practice Areas:

  • Appellate Advocacy; Bad Faith Litigation; Business and Commercial Litigation; Construction Litigation; Insurance Litigation and Coverage; Product Liability; Professional Liability and Transportation Litigation

Education:

  • University of New Mexico, B.B.A. in International Management (1990)
    • Amigo Scholarship Recipient
    • Las Companas Honor Society
  • Samford University, Cumberland School of Law, J.D. (1994)
    • Winner, Williams Trial Competition
    • Finalist, Shores Moot Court Competition

Admissions:

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • All U.S. District Courts in Alabama

Professional Affiliations:

  • Alabama State Bar
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
    • Trial Tactics Steering Committee – 2006-Present
    • White Collar Crime Steering Committee – 2005-present
    • Young Lawyers Committee Chair – 2004-05
    • Young Lawyers Committee Vice Chair – 2003-04
    • Annual Meeting Steering Committee – 2003
    • Products Liability Seminar Faculty – 2003
    • Young Lawyers Seminar Program Chair – 2002
    • Young Lawyers Seminar Faculty – 1999
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
    • Chair of Trial Tactics Committee – 2012-14
  • Alabama Defense Lawyers Association

Kile Turner has tried over 75 cases in courts throughout Alabama. He focuses his practice on general civil litigation, including insurance coverage disputes and bad faith, transportation litigation and construction litigation, but he also handles matters involving product liability, medical malpractice, toxic and mass torts, and appeals.

Mr. Turner is a member of the American Academy of Trial Attorneys Premier 100. He has been recognized by Alabama Super Lawyers® for General Defense Litigation multiple times. He was named in the Birmingham Business Journal’s “Top 40 Under 40” in 2006. He was also named to B-Metro Magazine‘s Top Lawyers in 2012 and 2016, and named in BHM Biz‘s Top Lawyers in 2016. Since 1999, Mr. Turner has spoken at Continuing Legal Education programs both locally and nationally. He has also been featured in such legal publications as For The Defense and the Australian Product Liability Reporter.

Kile’s wife, Sara, is also an attorney, and they are the proud parents of six children.