Civil Litigation

Business Law

Real Estate


  • John M Alford
  • 215 Delta Court
    Tallahassee FL 32303
  • (850) 765-7911


  • Furman University

    Bachelor of Arts (1979)

    cum laude

  • Florida State University

    Juris Doctor (1985)

    high honors

Attorney Background

John M. Alford is a life-long resident of Tallahassee, Florida, with 29 years of experience in civil litigation, business law and real estate. His litigation experience includes varied civil trial work in state and federal courts in Florida. He has represented corporations, banks, credit unions, insurance companies, partnerships, and individuals, both as plaintiffs and defendants, in a wide range of civil actions. He has also represented clients in administrative hearings on such issues as bid protests, licensing decisions and rule challenges.

Mr. Alford has represented various types of business entities in a wide variety of business issues, including incorporation and dissolution issues, contract negotiation and resolution, and employment and ownership disputes. He also assists clients in the purchase and sale of business entities.

Mr. Alford has represented buyers, sellers and financial institutions in multiple types of commercial and residential real estate transactions. He has written a large number of title insurance policies. His experience includes various creditors’ rights work, handling foreclosures and loan closings, and drafting loan documents for borrowers and lenders.

Mr. Alford is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Mediator and is certified to mediate civil cases throughout the state of Florida.

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Contact info

  • 215 Delta Court
  • Tallahasse FL 32303

  • (850) 765-7911