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Martin and Carr obtain summary judgment

Sean W. Martin and Katy Beth Carr, of the Chattanooga, Tennessee office of Carr Allison, recently obtained summary judgment in a case arising from a rather elaborate scheme to abscond with a pair of blue jeans without paying: The plaintiff and five co-conspirators entered a department store within a large […]

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Russell Q. Allison appointed to BBA 2015 Committees

Russell Q. Allison has been appointed to the Birmingham Bar Association’s 2015 Attorney Transitions Committee. Russell Q. Allison is a founding shareholder of Carr Allison.  He advises and represents clients in a broad range of businesses, with an emphasis towards clients in the insurance industry.

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Carr Allison congratulates two new shareholders

Carr Allison offers congratulations to Elizabeth B. Burgess and Jordan Watson as the firm’s two newest shareholders. Ms. Burgess works in Carr Allison’s Tallahassee, Florida office.  She is a member of the firm’s litigation practice group where she concentrates on labor and employment and transportation matters.  Her practice also includes […]

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Carr Allison’s Jeremy N. Trousdale elected as president of AWCO

Carr Allison congratulates shareholder Jeremy N. Trousdale for being elected to serve as president of the Alabama Workers’ Compensation Organization (AWCO) for 2015. Mr. Trousdale focuses his practice on Workers’ Compensation issues for the Alabama Workers’ Compensation Organization, Lorman Education Services, the Council on Education and Management and the Alabama […]

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Three noteworthy Premises Liability verdicts in Tennessee

Davidson County (Nashville). While walking down an aisle of a retailer, the plaintiff slipped on a wet floor and fell, tearing her meniscus tendon, and requiring surgery. Plaintiff’s primary proof was the store manager had walked the area moments before the plaintiff fell and had not addressed the wet floor. […]

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Nixon Successfully Defends Client in Circuit Court Jury Trial

Faith Nixon of Carr Allison’s Mobile (AL) office successfully defended her client in a circuit court jury trial in Mobile County, Alabama. The Plaintiff claimed that he fell from a chair in the Defendant’s home.  He further claimed the chair was broken, and the Defendant was aware the chair was […]

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Ireland and Gambacurta Secure Defense Verdict

Carr Allison Shareholders Charlie Ireland and Ginny Gambacurta of our Birmingham (AL) office have secured a defense verdict in a premise liability claim in Federal Court after a four day trial with seven figures in claimed damages for AMC Theaters. Great Results!

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Burgess and Scarpone Obtain Dismissal of Premises Case

Elizabeth “Betsy” Burgess and Kayla Scarpone of Carr Allison’s Tallahassee office prevailed on a dispositive motion resulting in the prompt dismissal of a high exposure premises case.  Another great result for our clients! Way to go, Betsy and Kayla!

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