Forrest C. Wilson III

Experience is an essential element to Skip Wilson’s success as a litigator. With 36 years of concentration in general civil litigation, including the areas of products liability, transportation (railroad and trucking), medical malpractice and industrial accidents, he brings a significant depth and breadth of knowledge to each case. A lifelong Mobilian, Mr. Wilson started his first job at age 12, and still values hard work as a key to success on behalf of his clients.


With a case history which has included assisting clients in Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana, he possesses the experience necessary to meet the needs of clients regionally as well as in-state.

Mr. Wilson is married with two daughters and three grandsons.

  • University of Alabama School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1986
  • University of Alabama, Bachelor of Science, Business School, 1983
Professional awards, honors, and distinctions
  • Named to Alabama Super Lawyers (2010-2023)
  • The Best Lawyers in America © - Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation, Defendants, Railroad Law (2009-2024)
  • The Best Lawyers in America © Mobile, Alabama “Lawyer of the Year”, Personal Injury Litigation-Defendants (2018)
  • AV Rating in Martindale-Hubbell

Professional civic and charitable organizations

Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel

Former Chair, Products Liability Committee Vice President, Membership Development and Retention Committee

National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel


Alabama Bar Association


Mobile Bar Association


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