Mr. H. Lanier Brown, II

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Lanier’s successful litigation practice has included representation of nursing home operators and other health care providers, automobile and other manufacturers, construction and engineering firms, restaurant and hospitality operators, insurers, and personal injury defendants. He has also practiced in the areas of commercial litigation and business disputes.

In addition to his practice, Lanier serves as an Adjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy at The University Alabama School of Law and is Chairman of the Alabama Environmental Management Commission.

Honors & Recognitions

•Alabama Super Lawyers (2009-17)
•AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Best Lawyers in America (2011-17 and 2019, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants and Product Liability Litigation - Defendants)
•International Association of Defense Counsel
•Litigation Counsel of America, Senior fellow
Mid-South Super Lawyers (2009-17, Personal Injury Defense: Products)
B-Metro Magazine, Top Flight Lawyer


• Defending the Damages Only Case, DRI Medical Liability and Health Care Law Seminar
• Voir Dire Strategies in Complex Products Cases, ABA Emerging Issues in Motor Vehicle Product Liability Litigation Semina

Areas of Practice (18)

  • Construction
  • Construction Litigation
  • Employment and Labor
  • Employment and Labor Litigation
  • Healthcare
  • Healthcare Litigation
  • Professional Liability - Medical Practitioners
  • Insurance
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Retail and Hospitality
  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Device
  • Product Liability
  • Automotive, Industrial, Heavy Equipment and Recreational Vehicles
  • Consumer Products
  • Warranty-Lemon Law
  • Professional Liability

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
University of Alabama at Birmingham, B.S., Economics, 1989
Law School Attended:
University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 1992
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama; 1992, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1993, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama; 1992, Alabama

Professional And Community Involvement

•Alabama Defense Lawyers Association
•Alabama Lawyers Association
•American Bar Association
•Birmingham Bar Association
•Defense Research Institute
•Magic City Bar Association

Birth Information:
Talladega, Alabama

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Birmingham, Alabama

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    Lakeshore Park Plaza Office Building , 2204 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 114
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