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William H. SissonShareholder


6251 Monroe Street
Suite 200
Daphne, AL 36526


251-626-8928 (fax)

Professional Profile

Bill Sisson, senior shareholder at Carr Allison, handles legal matters out of the firm’s Mobile, Alabama office.  He concentrates his practice in general tort litigation, insurance, products liability, premises liability, workers’ compensation and municipality defense groups.

Since 1978, Mr. Sisson has tried hundreds of non-jury and jury trials throughout State and Federal Courts in South Alabama.  He has spoken frequently on workers’ compensation matters and tort matters for Cumberland School of Law at Samford University, the University of Alabama School of Law, the Mobile Bar Association, the Alabama State Bar, the Alabama Bar Institute Continuing Legal Education and various other private organizations.  Mr. Sisson is admitted to practice before all state courts in Alabama, the United States District Court for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

Mr. Sisson has been selected as a Mid-South Super Lawyer every year since 2008 and is an AV-rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell.  In 2009, Mr. Sisson was elected as a Fellow of the College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers.  He has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© since 2015 in the areas of workers’ compensation, personal injury litigation and insurance law.

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice


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

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit


BA, Birmingham-Southern College

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


Baldwin County Bar Association

Escambia County Bar Association

Mobile Bar Association

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association

DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar

Alabama Workers’ Compensation Organization

Alabama Self-Insurers Association

The Best Lawyers in America, 2015-2018, 2021

Mid-South Super Lawyers, 2008-2016

News Updates About William H. Sisson

36 Carr Allison Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers in America®

Carr Allison is excited to announce that 36 attorneys, across three states, have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2021 for excellence in their respective practice areas.   ALABAMA – Birmingham – Best Lawyers in America ® R. Brett Adair – employment law management Russell Q. Allison […]

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William H. Sisson Named 2019 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in Mobile Area

Carr Allison attorney William H. Sisson was recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” for Workers’ Compensation Law – Employers in the Mobile area. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade particularly significant.  Bill was selected based on particularly impressive […]

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24 Carr Allison Attorneys Recognized by Best

Carr Allison is excited to announce that 24 attorneys, across three states, have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019 for excellence in their respective practice areas.   In Alabama: · Birmingham office: o Brett Adair (Employment Law) o Russell Q. Allison (Insurance Law) o C. Steven Ball (Commercial […]

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Best Lawyers Recognizes 23 Carr Allison Attorneys

Carr Allison is excited to announce that 23 attorneys have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America©  2018 for their excellence in practice areas that include:  Appellate, Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Construction Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation, Product Liability, Medical Malpractice, Labor and Employment, and Workers’ Compensation. Included from […]

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Thirteen Carr Allison Attorneys listed to Best Lawyers in America for 2017

Carr Allison is pleased to announce that 13 attorneys were recently listed to 2017 Best Lawyers in America for their excellence in Appellate Practice, Insurance Law, Personal Injury Litigation and Worker’s Compensation.  Included in our Birmingham office are:  Russell Q. Allison (Insurance Law),  Charles F. Carr (Personal Injury Litigation and […]

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