Carr Allison’s appellate group is led by an experienced core of trial attorneys who have made the art of advocacy their area of expertise. Our appellate group utilizes its unique advocacy skills and persuasive abilities in handling appeals on behalf of our clients in state and federal courts. We have successfully prosecuted and defended appeals of cases we have handled through judgment, as well as interlocutory appeals and applications for extraordinary writs.

In addition, Carr Allison’s appellate attorneys are often asked to assist with appeals and retrials of cases initially tried by other counsel. Our attorneys have also been involved with submitting amicus curiae briefs on important legal issues.

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Martin Awarded Defense Lawyer of the Year

Shareholder Sean W. Martin (Chattanooga, TN) has been named the 2019 Defense Lawyer of the Year!  Announced at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association (TDLA), the award is given to the TDLA member who has made significant contributions to advancing the civil defense practice in Tennessee.  […]

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Lockett Named 2020 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in Mobile

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Burgess Speaks at National USLAW Event

Elizabeth “Betsy” Burgess (Tallahassee, FL) was a featured speaker at the 2019 USLAW Network Retail and Hospitality Law Exchange in New Orleans, LA.  In a presentation titled “Big Brother as Referee: Don’t Strike Out with Fair Play,” Betsy and attorney Robyn F. McGrath of Sweeney & Sheehan, P.C. (Philadelphia, PA) […]

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