Hugh B. HarrisAssociate


100 Vestavia Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35216


205-822-2057 (fax)

Professional Profile

Mr. Harris is an associate in the Birmingham, Alabama office of Carr Allison.

Mr. Harris received his undergraduate degree, cum laude, in Economics from the University of Alabama.  While in undergraduate school, Mr. Harris received a scholarship to study comparative politics in Stockholm, Sweden.

Mr. Harris earned his law degree from the University of Alabama School of Law where he served as Articles Editor for Volume 37 of the Journal of the Legal Profession.  Mr. Harris also completed an externship with the Honorable Scott Donaldson while in law school.

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice


United States District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama


BS, University of Alabama, cum laude

JD, University of Alabama School of Law


Birmingham Bar Association; Young Lawyers Society

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association

News Updates About Hugh B. Harris

Watson and Harris Obtain Summary Judgment

Jordan Watson and Hugh Harris obtained summary judgment in the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Alabama on behalf of a client sued for legal malpractice.  The lawsuit involved claims of legal malpractice made by eight plaintiffs arising out of an employment discrimination matter.  Jordan and Hugh argued that the malpractice […]

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Win for the Defense!

Hugh Harris recently secured a win in the District Court of Montgomery County, Alabama, on behalf of a hotel client sued in a slip and fall action.  Hugh filed a motion for summary judgment, arguing that the Plaintiff’s claims were time-barred under the applicable statute of limitations found in Alabama […]

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