Kathy R. DavisShareholder

Address

100 Vestavia Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35216

Phone

205-949-2953
205-822-2057 (fax)

Professional Profile

Kathy R. Davis is a shareholder with Carr Allison and is a resident in the firm’s Birmingham, Alabama, office. She serves as Chair of the firm’s Construction Law Group, focusing her practice on handling construction law cases, general litigation cases, product liability cases, and insurance coverage matters. Ms. Davis is recognized as “approved construction counsel” for several major liability insurance carriers.

Ms. Davis is the Immediate Past Chair of the DRI’s Construction Law Committee and the former Chairperson of the USLAW Network’s Construction Litigation Group. She is a frequent author and lecturer on topics involving construction law and insurance coverage. In 2015 she served as Southeast Region Editor for DRI’s 2015 Bad Faith Law Compendium. Ms. Davis was also a contributing author to an article on catastrophic failures entitled, “Moving from the Minors to the Majors” that was published in the August 2011 issue of DRI’s For the Defense magazine. Among other articles she has previously written on construction, Ms. Davis’ work was published in DRI’s first time publication: “Construction Litigation Desk Reference,” January 2010. In addition she was chosen as one of B-Metro magazines “Top Women Attorneys” in 2015 and 2016.

Ms. Davis’ practice includes a significant amount of construction related litigation and she has represented general contractors, subcontractors, developers, owners, architects, engineers, and suppliers in litigation, mediation and other proceedings in connection with construction contracts and projects.

Practice Areas

Education

B.S., University of Alabama

J.D., University of Alabama School of Law

Affiliations

American Bar Association

Alabama Bar Association

Birmingham Bar Association

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association

Claims and Litigation Management Alliance

American Institute of Architects Legal Network

DRI; Construction Law Committee Chair – Immediate Past Chair

USLAW Network, Construction Litigation Group

 

 

News Updates About Kathy R. Davis

Congratulations to our 2017 bMetro Top Flight Lawyers

Carr Allison would like to congratulate the following attorneys who were chosen as “Top Flight Lawyers” by Birmingham’s bMetro magazine: Russell Q. Allison Kathy R. Davis Elizabeth Kanter Donald “Bo” Kirkpatrick, II Tom L. Oliver, II Lea Richmond, IV Brett A. Ross Melisa C. Zwilling

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Davis to Present at Nashville Conference

Kathy R. Davis, a Birmingham Shareholder, is scheduled to present “When Tragedy Strikes” with Gray Plosser, KPS Group, Inc., on October 7th at the Design Professional Risk Control Group Loss Prevention Convocation in Nashville, TN.  This exclusive, industry-leading event enables invited attendees to exchange risk management information and experiences with other […]

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Congrats to our BHMBIZ 2016 Top Lawyers

Carr Allison would like to congratulate the following attorneys who were chosen as Top Lawyers by BHAMBIZ magazine: Russell Q. Allison Kathy R. Davis Elizabeth Kanter Donald “Bo” Kirkpatrick, II Tom L. Oliver, II Lea Richmond, IV Brett A. Ross  

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Davis, Kanter and Zwilling named 2016 “Top Women Attorneys” by B-Metro Magazine

Carr Allison would like to congratulate shareholders Kathy R. Davis, Elizabeth Kanter and Melisa Zwilling who have been named to B-Metro Magazine’s 2016 list of “Top Women Attorneys”.  The list, compiled by Avvo, showcases the top women attorneys in the Birmingham area.

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Davis Chosen as Member of Legal Network

Shareholder, Kathy Davis has been selected as a member of the Legal Network for the Trust for the members of the American Institute of Architects.  This network is set up by the AIA Trust for approved attorneys to provide services for their members.

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Congrats to our B-Metro Magazine 2016 Top Lawyers!

Carr Allison would like to congratulate the following attorneys who were chosen as 2016 Top Lawyers by B-Metro Magazine: Russell Q. Allison Kathy R. Davis Elizabeth Kanter Bo Kirkpatrick Thomas L. Oliver Lea Richmond Brett Ross Melisa Zwilling To see the full list, please click here.

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Davis to Speak at National Meeting

Shareholder Kathy Davis will be a speaker at Comfort System’s National Meeting on March 7, 2016, in Las Vegas, NV.  Comfort Systems USA is America’s leader in installation and service for building mechanical systems.  Kathy is a current member of Comfort System’s National Advisory Board.

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Congratulations to Kathy Davis!

Shareholder Kathy R. Davis was recently recognized by DRI, receiving a Leadership Award for her work as the Chair of DRI’s Construction Law Committee 2013-2015.  She will continue to work with the Committee as the Immediate Past Chair.

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Davis, Kanter and Zwilling named “Top Women Attorneys” by B-Metro Magazine

Carr Allison would like to congratulate shareholders Kathy R. Davis, Elizabeth Kanter and Melisa Zwilling who have been named to B-Metro Magazine’s 2015 list of “Top Women Attorneys”.  The list, compiled by Avvo, showcases the top women attorneys in the Birmingham area.

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