Brian Hinton, a Member of ACB, is a native of Columbus, MS and has been practicing law since 1998. His practice primarily focuses on the representation of clients in a wide range of tort claims that are covered by insurance coverages.
A graduate of the University of Mississippi (JD, 1998), Mr. Hinton provides ACB a wealth of trial and commercial arbitration experience in a wide range of actions including construction liability claims, commercial trucking accidents, products liability, medical malpractice, State Tort Claims, premises liability, Insurance bad faith, automobile accident claims, uninsured motorists claims, and mass tort claims. In addition to his litigation and trial practice, Mr. Hinton is actively involved with the firm’s governmental relations section, representing clients before all levels of Municipal, County and State Government. Mr. Hinton’s involvement in government consulting began in organizing and managing grassroots campaigns for Municipal and County wide candidates as well as candidates for the Mississippi Legislature, including his own campaign for the Mississippi House of Representatives. It is through those experiences that he has developed the necessary relationships to effectively represent private sector interests in the governmental arena.
Mr. Hinton is a member of DRI as well as the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance and actively participates on numerous committees with CLM, including the Land Transportation Committee, Construction Defect and Construction Site Accidents Committee and the Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee. Through his Committee work, Mr. Hinton routinely provides educational training to claims industry professionals.