......................... 40%Employment Discrimin...
......................... 40%Workers Compensation
|University ||Georgia Institute of Technology, B.S., with high honors, 1997|
|Law School||University of Georgia, J.D., 2001|
|Admitted||2001, Georgia; 2002, Alabama; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia, U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit|
|Memberships ||American Bar Association (Labor and Employment Section); Alabama State Bar (Member, Labor and Employment, Women's, and Workers' Compensation Sections); Birmingham Bar Association (Member, Women's and Workers' Compensation Sections; Member, Birmingham Bar Future Leaders Task Force).|
|Born||Macon, Georgia, January 22, 1974|
Adjunct Professor, Worker's Compensation, University of Alabama School of Law, 2007—current. Alabama Super Lawyers - Rising Star, 2012. Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum, 2010. Birmingham Bar Future Leadership Forum, 2009. Order of the Barristers. Member, Joseph Henry Lumpkin Inn of Court. Student Prosecutor, Rockdale Judicial Circuit. Notes Editor, Journal of Intellectual Property Law, University of Georgia, 2000-2001. Member, University of Georgia Mock Trial Board. Winner, J. Melvin England Mock Trial Competition. National Runner-Up, Georgetown National White Collar Crime Invitational. Semi-Finalist, J. Ralph Beaird Closing Argument Competition. Omicron Delta Kappa.
|Reported Cases||ArvinMeritor, Inc. v. Johnson, 1 So.3d 77 (Ala. Civ. App. 2008); ArvinMeritor, Inc. v. Handley, 2008 Ala. Civ. App. LEXIS 397 (June 27, 2008); ArvinMeritor, Inc. v. Handley, 2007 Ala. Civ. App. LEXIS 719 (Nov. 16, 2007).|
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Alabama’s New “Guns in the Parking Lot” Law Takes Effect on August 1, 2013
John Richard Carrigan,J. Carin Pendergraft,James C. Pennington,Samantha K. Smith, July 4, 2013
On August 1, 2013, Alabama laws regarding firearms will change to permit employees to bring guns to the parking lots of their workplaces, if certain conditions are met. Provided those conditions are met, an employer may not punish an employee for possessing a firearm on that part of the...
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