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Birmingham Alabama Attorneys

Birmingham,
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Birmingham Alabama Lawyers

Birmingham,
Alabama

Birmingham Alabama Attorneys

Michael Allsup

Michael Allsup

Michael Allsup has spent his legal career representing people who have been injured as a result of negligence as well as consumers who have suffered because of defective products.  His practice focuses on helping victims of negligence, trucking accidents, medical malpractice, products liability, defective drug and medical devices, wrongful death and consumer class actions.  He has a great deal of experience handling complex cases for people who have been catastrophically injured.

After graduating from the University of Alabama School of Law in 1980, Allsup joined the Army, where he defended soldiers who were being court-martialed.  After his service, Allsup returned to Alabama and began practicing law, focusing on personal injury and consumer law.  He moved to Birmingham in 1994 and joined one of Alabama’s most successful plaintiff’s law firms, where he worked until 2001.

Since then, Allsup has utilized his experience, knowledge, and expertise to successfully represent hundreds of persons injured at the hands of other people, corporations, hospitals, and manufacturers in Alabama and throughout the country.  He has extensive experience in complex medical malpractice and medical institution liability, products liability (crashworthiness, vehicle and aircraft defects).   He is also experienced at appellate and trial court briefing, motions practice, research and writing in complex state and federal actions.  He has also been involved in concentrated complex state, regional, multidistrict and national litigation experience in state and federal courts, including consumer issues, products liability, antitrust and anticompetitive actions.

Allsup has served on the Board of Governors and Executive Committee of the Alabama Trial Lawyers Association, the President’s Club of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, and Trial Lawyers for Public Justice.  He is a member of the Alabama State Bar.  Allsup is admitted to practice before all Alabama courts , the federal district courts for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Alabama, the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fifth, Ninth, and Eleventh Circuits, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.

Education:

University of Alabama, B.A. (Political Science & English), 1977
University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 1980

Bar Admissions:

Alabama, 1980
U.S. District Courts for Northern, Middle and Southern Alabama, 1980
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, 1982
U.S. Courts of Appeals, Fifth, Ninth, and Eleventh Circuits, 1984


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