Daniel P. AveryShareholder


100 Vestavia Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35216


205-822-2058 (fax)

Professional Profile

Dan Avery practices as a shareholder in Carr Allison’s Birmingham, Alabama office.  His expertise includes general litigation matters, more specifically in the labor and employment and workers’ compensation arenas.

Mr. Avery is admitted to practice before all federal district courts in Alabama, as well as the United States Supreme Court.  He is actively involved in the Birmingham Bar Association and the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association.

Mr. Avery received his bachelor’s degree from Birmingham-Southern College and earned his Juris Doctor from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University (AL).

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice


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

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

United States Supreme Court


BA, Birmingham-Southern College

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


American Bar Association

Birmingham Bar Association

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association


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