Ms. Brittney B. Claud



Brittney Claud is an attorney with Starnes Davis Florie LLP. Her practice is primarily focused in the areas of nursing home and assisted living defense litigation and regulatory matters. She has experience compelling and defending claims in arbitration. Prior to joining the firm, Brittney was an associate attorney for a national defense firm in Orlando, Florida where she defended skilled nursing and assisted living facilities against negligence and wrongful death claims. Her practice also focused on medical malpractice defense and commercial litigation. She is admitted to practice in Alabama and Florida.

Brittney received her Juris Doctor magna cum laude from the Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama in May 2013 and her Bachelor of Science magna cum laude from the University of Central Florida in May 2010, with a major in legal studies and a minor in business administration.

Professional Recognition

•Brittney served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Judge Karon Bowdre, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama.
•While attending law school, Brittney served as Writing Editor of the Cumberland Law Review, was a Judge Abraham Caruthers Teaching Fellow and Scholar of Merit. She was also a Merit Scholarship recipient. She participated in various trial and moot court competitions.


•Obtained a defense judgment following a two-day arbitration of a nursing home negligence and wrongful death case.

Presentations and Publications

•First Place Winner of the 2011-2012 ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section (TIPS) Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee’s Law Student Writing Competition - “Enforcing Nursing Home Arbitration: The Limits of State Public Policy in Light of Brown v. Genesis Healthcare Corporation.”

News & Insights

•Starnes Davis Florie Welcomes New Attorney Brittney Claud to the Firm

Fun Facts

Brittney enjoys spending time with her husband, son, and dog. She loves traveling and the outdoors, especially the beach.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Healthcare
  • Long Term Care & Nursing Home Litigation
  • Long Term Care & Other Healthcare Regulatory Compliance

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
205-868-6058  Phone
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 598512, Birmingham, AL 35209
University Attended:
University of Central Florida, B.S., magna cum laude, 2010
Law School Attended:
Cumberland School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2013
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of FL; Alabama; Florida

Community Involvement

Brittney is an active member at a local church where she serves in the nursery and as a life group leader. Previously, Brittney served as a guardian ad litem with the Orange County Legal Aid Society for numerous children suspected to be victims of parental abuse, neglect, and abandonment.


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