As a former insurance adjuster, attorney Carmen Ferguson has a special insight into personal injury and wrongful death claims involving car crashes in Birmingham and ATV/4-wheeler accidents. Ms. Ferguson also handles wills/ probate matters, divorce, and post divorce cases for the firm’s clients. In addition to litigating divorces Carmen is also a trained collaborative lawyer and can represent families in collaborative cases. Collaborative law is a legal process which enables couples who have decided to end their marriage to work with their lawyers and other professionals to reach a settlement outside of litigation.
AREAS OF PRACTICE Personal Injury Motor Vehicle Accidents Slip & Fall Accidents Nursing Home Abuse Dog Bites Defective Medications Defective Medical Devices Defective Products
BAR ADMISSIONS Alabama
EDUCATION Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama J.D. 2006 Dean’s List Henry Upson Sims Moot Court Board Certificate in Trial Advocacy
University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa B.A. 2003 Major: Criminal Justice Dean’s List President’s List
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS Alabama Bar Association Birmingham Bar Association Shelby County Bar Association Alabama Association for Justice
FRATERNITIES/SORORITIES Kappa Alpha Theta
FAMILY & INTERESTS Carmen has 4 children- Nicholas, Christopher, Nate and Blair and she enjoys football, traveling and being on the water. She is a member of Double Oak Community Church.