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Cory Watson Attorneys Elects Two New Principals Amid Strong Growth

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Cory Watson Attorneys, a personal injury law firm with offices in Alabama and Tennessee, announced today that it has elected two new principals to its nationally recognized practice — Adam W. Pittman and J. Curt Tanner. Adam Pittman brings expertise to the Class Action, Consumer Protection and Product Liability groups, while Curt Tanner will continue to...

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Cory Watson Attorneys Announces New Shareholder Hirlye “Ryan” Lutz

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Cory Watson Attorneys, a nationally-recognized personal injury law firm, is proud to announce principal attorney Hirlye “Ryan” Lutz as a firm shareholder. Ryan’s practice at Cory Watson is focused on Class Action and Complex Litigation, focused on helping those injured by large corporations who place profits over safety and fairness. “Ryan is an outstanding lawyer who...

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Tiffany Carpenter Selected for TBA Leadership Law Class of 2020

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Cory Watson Attorneys is proud to announce that Tiffany W. Carpenter is one of 33 Tennessee lawyers selected for the Tennessee Bar Association’s 2020 Leadership Law program. Now in its seventeenth year, Leadership Law is designed to equip Tennessee lawyers with the vision, knowledge and skills necessary to serve as leaders in their profession and local...

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Cory Watson Attorneys Earn 2018 Top 50 Car Accident Verdict Recognition

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – A $10 million verdict that Cory Watson Attorneys secured in a fatal hit-and-run case has been recognized as a Top 50 Car Accident Verdict by TopVerdict. TopVerdict ranked the verdict at #34 on their list of the Top 50 Plaintiff Car Accident Verdicts obtained in the United States in the year 2018. The list is comprised...

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Eleven Cory Watson Attorneys Selected as 2019 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Cory Watson Attorneys is proud to announce that eleven attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers. Seven attorneys were named “Super Lawyers” and four were named “Rising Stars.” In addition, Ernest Cory, Leila H. Watson, and Douglas A. Dellaccio, Jr., were ranked among the Top 50 in the State of Alabama. Leila...

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Cory Watson Ranked in 2020 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Cory Watson Attorneys is proud to receive top-tier rankings from U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2020 edition that recognizes three of the firm’s practice areas. Firms included in the “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving top-tier ranking signals a unique combination of high-quality law practice...

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$9 Million Record Verdict For Lee County, AL Medical Malpractice Case

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – An Alabama jury has returned a $9 million verdict for the family of Hope Johnson in a wrongful death medical malpractice case that breaks records for Lee County. In December of 2014, Hope Johnson visited Auburn Urgent Care after experiencing sharp chest pains, difficulty breathing, and cough. She had been there just two days earlier with...

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Leila Watson Named “Who’s Who in Law” by the Birmingham Business Journal

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Cory Watson Attorneys is proud to announce that firm co-founder and principal attorney Leila H. Watson was recognized as one of the Birmingham Business Journal’s 2019 “Who’s Who in Law.” The “Who’s Who in Law” list recognizes the work of accomplished Birmingham-area lawyers across a wide range of practice areas and firms. The annual list features...

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Cory Watson Attorneys Welcomes Associate Attorney Hannah Cory

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Cory Watson Attorneys, a national personal injury law firm with offices in Birmingham, Alabama; Memphis and Nashville, Tennessee, is proud to welcome Hannah Cory as a new associate attorney. Hannah Cory earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama before going on to earn her Juris Doctor degree from the Cumberland School of Law and an...

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GM Recalls 3.5 Million Trucks and SUVs for Faulty Brake Problem

General Motors is recalling nearly 3.5 million pickup trucks and SUVs affected by faulty braking systems, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The agency has reported more than 113 crashes and 13 known injuries linked to General Motors vehicles with defective brakes. This issue was first brought to light by the faulty brake attorneys at Cory...

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