Eric M. WadeShareholder

Address

256 Honeysuckle Road
Suite 6 Brightleaf Court
Dothan, AL 36305

Phone

334-712-6459
334-712-0902 (fax)

Professional Profile

Eric M. Wade is a shareholder in the Dothan, Alabama office.  His practice focuses on the defense of workers’ compensation claims and personal injury liability claims for employers, businesses and insurers in the state of Alabama.

Eric graduated cum laude from the University of Alabama earning his BA with a double major in political science and criminal justice.  He earned his JD from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University (AL) where he was a member of the Henry Upson Sims Moot Court Board.  After law school, he clerked for the Honorable John B. Bush, presiding circuit judge of the 19th Judicial Circuit of Alabama.

Eric is a member of the Houston County Bar Association and the Alabama Defense Lawyers’ Association (ADLA).  He is also a member of the Alabama State Bar’s Workers’ Compensation Section, the Alabama Workers’ Compensation Organization and served as a member of the Houston County Bar Association’s Grievance Committee.

Eric is a life-long resident of the Wiregrass area (southeast Alabama) where he still resides in Enterprise, Alabama, with his wife and daughters.  During his free time, he enjoys playing golf, following the University of Alabama’s athletic programs, serving in his church and community, and spending time with his family.

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice

Alabama

United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama

Education

BA, University of Alabama, cum laude

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

Affiliations

Houston County Bar Association; Grievance Committee

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association

Alabama Workers’ Compensation Organization

Alabama State Bar; Workers’ Compensation Section

Henry Upson Sims Moot Court Board, Cumberland School of Law

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