Lea Richmond, IVShareholder

Address

100 Vestavia Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35216

Phone

205-949-2919
205-822-2057 (fax)

Professional Profile

Lea Richmond, IV is a shareholder in the Birmingham, AL office of Carr Allison.  His trial practice involves the defense of transportation liability litigation, products liability and health care litigation.

In 2014, Lea received an exclusive honor when he was appointed by the Alabama Supreme Court to serve a three-year term on the Alabama Pattern Jury Instructions Committee – Civil.  This committee is charged with drafting the language of the pattern jury instructions that are used across the state of Alabama in all state courts.  In recognition of his legal skills, he was named to Alabama Super Lawyers® Rising Stars in 2012 and Mid-South Super Lawyers from 2013-2016.

Lea presented at the DRI Trucking Seminar in Phoenix, Arizona in April of 2008.  His presentation was titled: Decoding the Documents – Understanding the Documents that Motor Carriers Must Maintain under the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.  He has also published several articles including: “Stuck in the Middle with You: Guidance from the Rules of Professional Conduct Regarding Simultaneous Representation of Parties Whose Interest in Litigation May Conflict”, (2007) and “Sisters of the Visitation v. Cochran Plastering Co.: Earnest Federalism or Reconstructive Defiance to the Federal Arbitration Act”, 25:3 American Journal of Trial Advocacy 63 (2002).

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice

Alabama

United States District Court, Northern, Southern and Middle Districts of Alabama

United States Supreme Court

Education

BS, University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee

JD, Cumberland School of Law (AL), cum laude, Curia Honoris

Affiliations

Alabama Pattern Jury Instructions Committee – Civil

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association

News Updates About Lea Richmond, IV

17 Carr Allison Attorneys Recognized by Mid-South Super Lawyers

Carr Allison congratulates 17 attorneys who have earned recognition from Mid-South Super Lawyers.  Ten attorneys have been selected to the Mid-South Super Lawyers list for 2017:  Brett Adair, Russell Q. Allison, Douglas Bagwell, Charles F. Carr, Joseph H. Driver, Glenn E. Ireland, Donald B. Kirkpatrick, II, Thomas L. Oliver, II, […]

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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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Thirteen Carr Allison Attorneys Selected to the 2016 Mid-South Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List

Carr Allison is pleased to announce that nine of its attorneys were recently selected to the Mid-South Super Lawyers list for 2016. They are:  Brett Adair, Russell Q. Allison, Douglas Bagwell, Charles F. Carr, Glenn E. Ireland, Donald B. Kirkpatrick, II, Thomas L. Oliver, II, Lea Richmond, IV and Brett […]

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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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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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