Carol Ann Smith

Carol Ann Smith: Attorney with Smith & Pace, P.C.

Biography

Education and credentials: Phi Beta Kappa. Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society. Editorial Board, Alabama Law Review, 1974-1975. Associate Editor, The Alabama Lawyer, 1986-1989. Law Clerk to Honorable Justice James N. Bloodworth, Alabama Supreme Court, 1975-1976. Martindale-Hubbell AV rated.

Professional services and awards: Member, Executive Committee, Alabama Bar Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 1979 to 1990. Author: "The Doctrine of Res Ipsa Loquitur in Alabama," 26 Ala. L. Rev. 433. Member: Birmingham Bar Association (President, 1996; President, Young Lawyers Section, 1984); Birmingham Bar Foundation (President, 1999-2000); American Bar Association; Fellow, American Bar Foundation; Alabama State Bar Association; Alabama State Bar Task Force on Bench-Bar Relations (Chair, 2000-2001); Alabama Supreme Court Alabama Pattern Jury Instructions Committee, 2003-2009; Alabama State Bar Diversity Task Force; Fellow, Alabama Law Foundation; Alabama Defense Lawyers Association (President, 1997; Secretary-Treasurer, 1996; Board of Directors, 1988); Defense Research Institute. Recipient: Top Ten Women in Birmingham, Birmingham Business Journal, 1997; Walter P. Gewin Award for Outstanding Service to the Alabama Bench and Bar in Continuing Legal Education, 1998; Birmingham Southern College Distinguished Alumna, 2002; Alabama Bar Institute for Continuing Legal Education's highest award; Business Alabama Magazine, Super Lawyers section, Top Attorneys in Alabama; Birmingham Business Journal, Best Lawyers in Birmingham; Super Lawyers Top 25 Women Lawyers, 2008 and 2009; Nina Miglionico Paving the Way Award, 2010.

American Bar Foundation; Alabama State Bar Task Force on Bench-Bar Relations (Chair, 2000-2001); Alabama Supreme Court Alabama Pattern Jury Instructions Committee, 2003-2009; Alabama State Bar Diversity Task Force; Fellow, Alabama Law Foundation; Alabama Defense Lawyers Association (President, 1997; Secretary-Treasurer, 1996; Board of Directors, 1988); Defense Research Institute. Recipient: Top Ten Women in Birmingham, Birmingham Business Journal, 1997; Walter P. Gewin Award for Outstanding Service to the Alabama Bench and Bar in Continuing Legal Education, 1998; Birmingham Southern College Distinguished Alumna, 2002; Alabama Bar Institute for Continuing Legal Education's highest award; Business Alabama Magazine, Super Lawyers section, Top Attorneys in Alabama, 2008; Birmingham Business Journal, Best Lawyers in Birmingham, 2008; Super Lawyers Top 25 Women Lawyers, 2008 and 2009.

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(205) 802-2214  Phone
(205) 879-4445  Fax
www.smith-pace.com
University Attended:
Birmingham-Southern College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1971
Law School Attended:
University of Alabama, J.D., 1975; New York University, LL.M., 1977
Year of First admission:
1975
Admission:
1975, Alabama; U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
Birmingham Bar Association; Alabama State Bar Association; Alabama Defense Lawyers Association; Defense Research Institute.
Birth Information:
Birmingham, Alabama, April 23, 1949
ISLN:
903635149

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