C. Gregory Burgess

C. Gregory Burgess: Attorney with Lanier Ford Shaver & Payne P.C.

Biography

Bench and Bar, Legal Honor Society. Member, Alabama Law Review, 1994-1995. Author: "Ex parte Scarbrough," Alabama Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 1, Fall 1994; Member: Alabama Self-Insurers Association

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Police Civil Liability Defense
  • Employment Litigation
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Municipal Law
  • Government
  • Business Litigation
  • Employment Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
256-535-1100  Phone
256-533-1922  Fax
www.LanierFord.com
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 2087, Huntsville, AL 35804-2087
University Attended:
Birmingham Southern College, B.S., 1991
Law School Attended:
University of Alabama, J.D., magna cum laude, Alabama Law Review, Editor, 1995
Year of First admission:
1995
Admission:
1995, Alabama and U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama; 1996, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama; 1998, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 2001, U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
Huntsville-Madison County Bar Association; Alabama State Bar; Alabama Association of Municipal Attorneys; Defense Research Institute
Reported Cases:
Bailey v. City of Huntsville, 517 Fed. Appx. 857 (11th Cir. 2013); Sims v. Leonard, 465 Fed.Appx. 869 (11th Cir. 2012); Garcia v. Killingsworth, 425 Fed.Appx. 831 (11th Cir. 2011); Brown v. City of Huntsville, 608 F.3d 724,(11th Cir. 2010); Walker v. City of Huntsville, 310 Fed. Appx. 335 (11th Cir. 2009); City of Huntsville v. Stove House 5, Inc., 3 So. 3d 186 (Ala. 2008); Phase II, L.L.C. v. City of Huntsville, 952 So. 2d 1115 (Ala. 2006); Thurmond v. City of Huntsville, 904 So. 2d 314 (Ala. Civ. App. 2004); Borders v. City of Huntsville, 875 So. 2d 1168 (Ala. 2003); American Tower L.P. v. City of Huntsville, 295 F.3d 1203 (11th Cir. 2002)
ISLN:
910068695
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  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.7/5.0 (19)
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      5.0/5.0 by a Government Counsel on 02/23/13 in Civil Litigation on 02/23/13

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    • C. Gregory Burgess

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 02/20/13 in Litigation on 02/20/13

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    • C. Gregory Burgess

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 02/20/12 in Civil Litigation on 02/20/12

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      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 02/19/12 in Civil Litigation on 02/19/12

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    • C. Gregory Burgess

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/16/11 in Litigation on 05/16/11

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    • C. Gregory Burgess

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/03/11 in Civil Litigation on 05/03/11

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    • C. Gregory Burgess

      5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 05/03/11 in Civil Litigation on 05/03/11

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    • C. Gregory Burgess

      5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 09/10/09 in Domestic Relations on 09/10/09

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    • C. Gregory Burgess

      5.0/5.0 by a Other Law Firm Position on 09/10/09 in Civil Litigation on 09/10/09

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    • C. Gregory Burgess

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 08/31/09 in General Liability Defense on 08/31/09

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        5.0/5.0
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