Alex TownsleyAssociate

Primary Office

6251 Monroe Street
Suite 200
Daphne, AL 36526


251.626.8928 (fax)

Professional Profile

Alex Townsley is an associate in Carr Allison’s Mobile (AL) office where his practice focuses on premises liability, retail and hospitality, workers’ compensation and transportation matters.  Alex is admitted to practice in Alabama.

A history major, Alex received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Auburn University (AL), graduating magna cum laude, where he was recognized as an Honors Scholar.  He then earned his MBA from Samford University (AL), where he also received his Juris Doctor.  While in law school, Alex was named to the Dean’s List and served as editor-in-chief of the American Journal of Trial Advocacy Volume 43.  Through the Birmingham Bar Volunteer Lawyers Program, Alex has spent time on the bankruptcy help desk, the veterans help desk and the Wills Clinic.

A native of Fairhope (AL), Alex enjoys honing his cooking skills and experimenting with Cajun dishes for his wife Rachel.



Recent Development, “Health Care Law – The Differing Standards Among the States for Pre-Suit Requirements – West v. United States,” 42 AM. J. TRIAL ADVOC. 247 (2019).

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice



BA, Auburn University (AL)

MBA, Samford University (AL)

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

News Updates About Alex Townsley

Smith and Townsley Obtain Summary Judgment and Full Dismissal

Carr Allison attorneys E. Glenn Smith, Jr. and Alex Townsley of our Mobile (AL) office, obtained summary judgment and full dismissal with prejudice for a regional retail chain store specializing in building materials and home décor in a case pending in Mobile County (AL). The case involved a trip and […]

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Pryor and Townsley Obtain Summary Judgement

Carr Allison attorneys Caroline Pryor and Alex Townsley of our Mobile (AL) office, recently won Summary Judgment for a retail client in a case where the plaintiff tripped on a gas pump island, sustaining a fractured shoulder.  In support of the argument that the gas pump island was open and […]

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Pryor and Townsley Secure Defense Verdict

Caroline Pryor and Alex Townsley of Carr Allison’s Mobile (AL) office recently tried a premises liability case to defense verdict in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Alabama.  The Plaintiff in the case alleged that a display created by the defendant’s employees constituted a hidden, hazardous […]

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