Thomas S. CreelShareholder

Address

100 Vestavia Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35216

Phone

205-949-2913
205-822-2057 (fax)

Professional Profile

Thomas S. Creel is a shareholder with Carr Allison and is based out of the Birmingham, Alabama office.  A large portion of Mr. Creel’s practice consists of the defense of construction defect, premises liability and workers’ compensation claims.  He provides litigation and consultation support on a wide range of issues within these practice areas and has successfully defended a broad spectrum of clients, including national, regional and local corporations, insurance companies, self-insured companies, third party administrators, group insurance funds and small businesses.  Mr. Creel has had the opportunity to handle numerous state court trials to a conclusion as a part of his practice.

Mr. Creel completed his undergraduate education at Birmingham-Southern College and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Alabama School of Law in May of 2001.  Mr. Creel has been admitted to practice before all state and federal courts in Alabama.  He is a member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Alabama State Bar, the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association and the Professional Liability Defense Federation.  He is also a frequent lecturer for national industry support and educational organizations, including presentations for Lorman Education Services and Sterling Education Services.

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice

Alabama

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

Education

BS, Birmingham-Southern College

JD, University of Alabama School of Law, magna cum laude

Affiliations

Birmingham Bar Association

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association

Professional Liability Defense Federation

Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2011

The Journal of the Legal Profession; Senior Editor, 2000-2001

News

Nixon Prevails for Defense

Faith Nixon of Carr Allison’s Mobile, Alabama office successfully defended her client in a circuit court jury trial in Baldwin County, Alabama.  The Plaintiff claimed that construction work on the client’s property caused his retaining wall to fail during a flood.  He also asserted a claim for continuing trespass of […]

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Gomez and Martin Earn Defense Verdict

Erin E. Gomez and Sean W. Martin of Carr Allison’s Chattanooga (TN) office obtained summary judgment in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee in a premises liability case on behalf of one of its restaurant clients. It was a typical Saturday evening in the restaurant […]

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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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