David K. HowardShareholder


212 South Cedar Street
Florence, AL 35630


256-718-2150 (fax)

Professional Profile

David K. Howard is a shareholder practicing in the Florence, Alabama office of Carr Allison.  His practice covers a wide range of litigation cases, including insurance defense, healthcare, products liability and punitive damages liability matters.

Mr. Howard was elected as president of the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association from 2010-2011 and is a Fellow within the Alabama State Bar.  Prior to his practice with Carr Allison, Mr. Howard served as Assistant District Attorney for Lauderdale County, Alabama.  He is also a member of several organizations including the National Association of Railroad Trail Counsel and the International Association of Defense Counsel.  Mr. Howard is a former Alabama State Bar Commissioner and former member of the State Bar’s Disciplinary Panel.  He was recently selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018 in the areas of personal injury litigation and products liability.

Mr. Howard is a graduate of the University of Alabama where he received his Bachelor’s Degree and earned his law degree from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University (AL).

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice



United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit


BS, University of Alabama

JD, Cumberland School of Law at Samford University (AL)


American Bar Association

Lauderdale County Bar Association

Alabama Bar Association; Former Member of Disciplinary Panel; Former Commissioner

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association; President (2010-2011)

Alabama Bar Foundation, Fellow

National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel

International Association of Defense Counsel

The Best Lawyers in America, 2018

News Updates About David K. Howard

Best Lawyers Recognizes 23 Carr Allison Attorneys

Carr Allison is excited to announce that 23 attorneys have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America©  2018 for their excellence in practice areas that include:  Appellate, Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Construction Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation, Product Liability, Medical Malpractice, Labor and Employment, and Workers’ Compensation. Included from […]

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