BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Cory Watson Attorneys is pleased to announce that firm Co-Founder and Managing Shareholder Ernest Cory has been named as a Lifetime Fellow of the Birmingham Bar Foundation.
Ernest Cory has practiced law for more than 35 years with a focus on dangerous drugs, defective medical devices, products liability, mass torts and class actions. He is nationally recognized for his ability to level the playing field against corporate America, and is frequently appointed as lead counsel and to other leadership positions in high-profile complex litigation, mass torts, and class actions.
Cory is a charter member of the Alabama Civil Justice Foundation and serves on the Board of Directors of the Birmingham Bar Foundation. He is recognized in publications such as The Best Lawyers in America, Benchmark Litigation and Super Lawyers, in which he has been selected as one of the Top 50 Attorneys in Alabama.
About the Birmingham Bar Foundation Society of Fellows
The Birmingham Bar Foundation Society of Fellows is a membership organization of select Birmingham attorneys and judges who are committed to giving back to the profession and supporting legal services in our city. Through generous contributions to the Foundation, they help ensure that the BBF is a resource through which the legal community can come together and support initiatives that make access to justice a reality for those in need.
According to Jennifer Buettner, Executive Director of the Birmingham Bar Association, “BBF Fellows are our core supporters and a driving force behind all that we do.”
Fellows are invited each year to join the Society of Fellows by the Board of Directors of the Birmingham Bar Foundation. At the annual Fellows Dinner, the new class of Fellows are inducted.
About the Birmingham Bar Foundation
Established in 1994, the Birmingham Bar Foundation encourages and unifies the philanthropic and educational efforts of the Birmingham Bar Association for the betterment of our community and for the promotion of justice. The Foundation engages in charitable activities including projects that advocate and advance jury service, combat domestic violence, and promote public awareness about the judicial system and the role of lawyers in creating a fair and just society.
About Cory Watson Attorneys
Cory Watson Attorneys is a nationally recognized personal injury law firm based in Birmingham, Alabama, with more than 3 Billion in recoveries for clients. Attorneys are frequently appointed to leadership positions in national cases involving pharmaceuticals and defective medical devices. Practice areas include product liability, class actions, mass torts, pharmaceutical litigation, wrongful death, asbestos, mesothelioma, car accidents, truck accidents, catastrophic injury, aviation, recalled products, and environmental litigation. To learn more, visit www.CoryWatson.com.