Jonathan E. Raulston


Jonathan E. Raulston practices in the areas of commercial finance, foreclosure, bankruptcy, commercial litigation, creditor’s rights, business planning, and collections. Jonathan is also a frequent lecturer on topics related to foreclosure and creditor’s rights.

Jonathan is a graduate of the University of Alabama School of Law and obtained a B.S. from the University of Alabama. While at the University of Alabama School of Law, Jonathan was a member of Phi Delta Phi and the Farrah Law Society and was honored with the Best Paper in Limited Liability Companies.


University of Alabama School of Law (J.D.), 2001

  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Best Paper, Limited Liability Companies
  • Farrah Law Society

University of Alabama (B.S.), 1998

  • Beta Gamma Phi
  • Phi Alpha Delta



Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Creditor’s Rights
  • Collections
  • Foreclosure
  • Bankruptcy

Additional Information

Professional and Civic Organizations:

American Bar Association

  • Chair, Lender Liability Subcommittee of the commercial Finance Section, 2020-present
Alabama State Bar

Birmingham Bar Association

  • Group Leader, Grievance Committee, 2019-2021 
  • Chair, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section, 2015 
  • Chair, Long Range Planning Committee, 2013 
  • Chair, Continuing Legal Education Committee, 2012 
  • Member, Continuing Legal Education Committee, 2008-present 
  • Treasurer, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section, 2012 
  • Member, Executive Committee of the Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section, 2011-2012 
  • Member, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section 2006-present 
  • Member, Speaker’s Bureau Committee, 2007 
  • Member, Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee, 2004-2006 
  • Member, Public Service Committee, 2003-2004 
  • Member, Economics of Law Committee, 2002-2003