Kyle WeaverShareholder

Address

305 South Gadsden Street
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Phone

850-518-6922
352-598-3040 (cell)
850-222-8475 (fax)

Professional Profile

Kyle Weaver is a shareholder in Carr Allison’s Tallahassee, FL office.  His practice focuses on transportation litigation and premises liability.

Kyle earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance and Human Resource Management from Florida State University, where he was a member of the FSU Marching Chiefs and the Seminole Sound Pep Band.  Kyle also worked as a runner in the Tallahassee office of Carr Allison while at FSU.  It was this experience which prompted him to attend law school.  He earned his Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University (AL).  While in law school, Kyle was Editor-in-Chief of the Cumberland Law Review, received the William J. Peeler Advanced Trial Advocacy Award and was selected by the faculty to serve as a Judge Abraham Caruthers Teaching Fellow.  He has been published on various topics including evidence and employment law.  Kyle clerked for Carr Allison in the Birmingham office throughout his second and third years of law school, during which time he researched and analyzed complex legal issues in civil litigation and obtained hands on experience in civil procedure, evidence, transportation litigation, employment law, premises liability and medical malpractice.

Kyle enjoys spending time with family, friends and the family dog, Penelope.  He enjoys water sports including diving for lobster, spearfishing and salt water fishing.

Publications

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice

Alabama

Florida

Georgia

United States District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Florida

Education

BS, Florida State University

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

Affiliations

Florida Trucking Association; Public Policy/Tort Reform Task Force

 

News Updates About Kyle Weaver

Carr Allison Announces New Shareholders

Carr Allison congratulates our new Shareholders: Nikki Harlan (Gulfport, MS), Hal Houston (Jacksonville, FL), Chancey Miller (Chattanooga, TN), Wade Norwood (Birmingham, AL), Michael Petherick (Chattanooga, TN) and Kyle Weaver (Tallahassee, FL).   Nikki Harlan practices in the areas of Workers’ Compensation, Transportation and General Litigation. Hal Houston practices in the […]

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Weaver Selected to Serve on Florida Trucking Association’s Board of Directors

Carr Allison attorney Kyle Weaver from our Tallahassee (FL) office has been selected to serve a three year term on the Board of Directors of the Florida Trucking Association (FTA).  Kyle will serve alongside industry members as they continue the Association’s work of promoting and protecting the trucking industry.  Kyle, […]

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Massion and Weaver Obtain Favorable Result

Carr Allison attorneys Cindy Massion and Kyle Weaver of our Tallahassee (FL) office obtained a favorable result in a Leon County (FL) jury trial.  The case involved a rejected tender.  Liability for the accident was admitted, so the only questions for the jury were limited to whether the plaintiff’s back […]

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Barkas, Vickers and Weaver Present to Firm Client

Carr Allison attorneys Christopher Barkas, Heath Vickers and Kyle Weaver recently presented to one of our existing clients on the “Anatomy of a Lawsuit.”  Attendees were relatively new to transportation claims handling.  The presentation focused on claims handling from the accident scene through trial, including information about accident reconstruction work, […]

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Carr Allison Announces New Shareholders

Carr Allison congratulates our new Shareholders: Chase Eley (Birmingham, AL), Mark Pionessa (Jacksonville, FL) and Dennis Vann (Birmingham, AL)   Chase Eley practices in the areas of Workers’ Compensation, Insurance Coverage and General Litigation. Mark Pionessa practices in the areas of Personal Injury, Premises Liability and Construction. Dennis Vann Jr. […]

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Weaver to Present Webinar at FDLA Winter Meeting

Tallahassee attorney Kyle Weaver has recorded a webinar titled “Focusing on Tort Reform in 2022” which will be presented at the Florida Defense Lawyers Association Winter Meeting in January 2022.  Kyle presented with Alix Miller, PhD, president and CEO of the Florida Trucking Association.  The presentation is approved for CLE […]

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Barkas and Weaver Published in USLAW Magazine

Carr Allison’s Chris Barkas and Kyle Weaver of our Tallahassee (FL) office recently had an article published in the Summer 2021 issue of USLAW Magazine. Their article “‘Florida Man’ Strikes Again: $1000 an Hour Attorney’s Fee” discusses Florida’s Proposal Settlement (“PFS”) statute, which like the infamous “Florida Man” stories can […]

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Carr Allison Attorneys Virtually Presents Litigating Against ‘Florida Man’

Carr Allison attorneys Chris Barkas, Johnny Sarber, Heath Vickers, Pam Hallford and Kyle Weaver recently gave a virtual presentation called Litigating Against ‘Florida Man’  exclusively for one of the firm’s clients.  Litigating Against ‘Florida Man’ explored the oddities and dangers of litigating in Florida.  Attendees received continuing education credits. If […]

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Kyle Weaver to Present at 2020 Arkansas Trucking Seminar

Associate Kyle Weaver of Carr Allison’s Tallahassee (FL) office will present virtually at the 2020 Arkansas Trucking Seminar: “Moving Forward Together” on September 17, 2020.  His presentation will feature a toxicologist and explore the topic: “Toxicology & Trucking Accidents:  What About the Other Driver.”  For more information about Kyle click […]

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Barkas and Weaver Obtain Summary Judgment

Shareholder Chris Barkas and Associate Kyle Weaver of Carr Allison’s Tallahassee (FL) office won a Motion for Summary Judgment on a wrongful death claim involving a construction zone accident.  The firm’s client, a tow truck company, was called in to lift a street sweeper to allow rescue personnel to extract […]

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Weaver to Speak on FDLA Panel

Associate Kyle Weaver of Carr Allison’s Tallahassee (FL) office will speak on a free panel to all FDLA members on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 12 pm.  Alongside Weaver will be a toxicologist and an insurance claims representative to discuss “A Toxicological Route to Answering Questions of Legal Liability.”  The […]

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Carr Allison Attorneys Present Webinar for DRI

Carr Allison Shareholder Pam Hallford (Dothan, AL) and Associate Kyle Weaver (Tallahassee, FL) recently presented a webinar for DRI titled: “Responding to Discovery in Transportation Litigation.”   Pam and Kyle discussed discovery tactics traditionally used by the Plaintiff’s bar in transportation litigation and some strategies for responding to and combating […]

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Massion and Weaver Obtain Defense Verdict

Tallahassee attorneys Cindy Massion and Kyle Weaver recently obtained a defense verdict after a two day jury trial in Perry, Florida.  The case arose from a two vehicle accident.  After the accident, Plaintiff underwent surgery on both of her wrists and elbows.  The Plaintiff demanded the defendant’s policy limits, but […]

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Perdue and Weaver Attend USLAW Trucking Bootcamp

Associates Trey Perdue and Kyle Weaver recently attended Trucking Bootcamp hosted by USLAW in Omaha, Nebraska.  The pair received extensive Rapid Response training, including: coordinating on-scene investigations, interviewing and representing operators, the importance of obtaining and preserving available electronic data, and other nuances of the transportation industry.  Their training will […]

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Carr Allison Welcomes New Associate in Tallahassee

Carr Allison is excited to welcome Associate Kyle Weaver back to the firm’s Tallahassee, FL office, where his practice will focus on transportation litigation and premises liability. Kyle earned his Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, from the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University (AL).  While in law school, Kyle was […]

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