C. Don Freeman


Email: dfreeman@shelbyroden.com

Don Freeman attended law school at the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University. He received his undergraduate degree from Birmingham-Southern College. Since joining the firm, he has helped recover over $100 million in economic damages in multi-district litigation. He has protected over 700 Southeastern businesses’ interests as a result of the 2010 Gulf Oil Spill.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Freeman worked at Regions Financial, as well as in the bankruptcy, corporate, and estate planning areas of the law.

Practice Areas

  • Multi-District Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business Planning
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Antitrust
  • Estate Planning
  • Bankruptcy

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama, 2012
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, 2012


  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, J.D.
  • Birmingham-Southern College, B.S.

Professional Memberships

  • Alabama State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Birmingham Bar Association

Awards and Accolades

  • Scholar of Merit at Cumberland School of Law
  • Dean’s List at Cumberland School of Law