Beard received his Law Degree from the University of Alabama and is, along with
his brother Will Beard, a founder and the senior partner of Beard & Beard.
He has practiced law for over forty years and has been involved in more than 2500
civil cases in Marshall and other Counties in North Alabama. Mr. Beard is an experienced
courtroom lawyer, having participated in more than 250 jury trials, including
class action lawsuits to verdict. As an example, Mr. Beard won a $2.28 billion
dollar jury verdict on behalf of a class of Cattle Ranches against Tyson Fresh
Meats, Inc., in Pickett et al vs. Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc., in the U.S.
District Court, Montgomery.
Mr. Beard has a wide ranging practice but specialized
in serious personal injury, death, and disability cases arising out of automobile
and large truck accidents. He has also handled numerous multi-million dollar cases
against insurance companies and large corporations for fraud, bad faith, and other
Randy Beard has earned a Martindale-Hubble AV Rating
for the highest level of legal ability and professional ethics. He is a sustaining
member of the Alabama Association of Justice, a member of the Marshall County,
Alabama and American Bar Associations. In 1997, he was chosen as a fellow in the
American College of Trial Lawyers, an organization made up of less than one percent
of all the attorneys in the United States. He was named by his peers to the Best
Lawyers of Alabama and The Best Lawyers in America. He was also voted
by his peers as an Alabama Super Lawyer.