Robert R. ZalankaAssociate


100 Vestavia Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35216


205-822-2057 (fax)

Professional Profile

Robert Rylee Zalanka is an associate in Carr Allison’s Birmingham, AL office.  His practice focuses on insurance and coverage issues, as well as matters involving professional liability.

Admitted to practice in Alabama, Rylee earned his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from the University of Mississippi School of Law, twice winning American Jurisprudence Awards.  He received his Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, with a double major in English and Economics from Jacksonville State University, where he was a scholarship athlete on the football team.  Prior to joining Carr Allison, Rylee served as a law clerk for the United States Magistrate Judge David A. Sanders for the Northern District of Mississippi (Aberdeen Division).

Rylee enjoys visiting his “cowboy grandparents” in Wyoming and saltwater fishing in the Gulf of Mexico.  He has a passion for The Delta Blues and especially enjoys attending blues festivals in his free time.

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BA, Jacksonville State University, magna cum laude

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

News Updates About Robert R. Zalanka

Carr Allison Welcomes Associates Turpen and Zalanka

Carr Allison is pleased to welcome Andrew Turpen and Robert Rylee Zalanka as the firm’s newest Associates in the Birmingham, AL office. Andrew Turpen will focus his practice on transportation, insurance and personal injury matters.  With a double major in history and political science, Andrew earned his undergraduate degree from […]

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