Thomas S. CreelShareholder


100 Vestavia Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35216


205-822-2057 (fax)

Professional Profile

Thomas S. Creel is a shareholder with Carr Allison and is based out of the Birmingham, Alabama office.  A large portion of Mr. Creel’s practice consists of the defense of construction defect, premises liability and workers’ compensation claims.  He provides litigation and consultation support on a wide range of issues within these practice areas and has successfully defended a broad spectrum of clients, including national, regional and local corporations, insurance companies, self-insured companies, third party administrators, group insurance funds and small businesses.  Mr. Creel has had the opportunity to handle numerous state court trials to a conclusion as a part of his practice.

Mr. Creel completed his undergraduate education at Birmingham-Southern College and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Alabama School of Law in May of 2001.  Mr. Creel has been admitted to practice before all state and federal courts in Alabama.  He is a member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Alabama State Bar, the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association and the Professional Liability Defense Federation.  He is also a frequent lecturer for national industry support and educational organizations, including presentations for Lorman Education Services and Sterling Education Services.

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice


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


BS, Birmingham-Southern College

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


Birmingham Bar Association

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association

Professional Liability Defense Federation

Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2011

The Journal of the Legal Profession; Senior Editor, 2000-2001


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