William E. Pipkin, Jr.
1962; Mobile, Alabama
Admitted to Bar:
1989, Alabama; 1993 Florida
Birmingham-Southern College (B.A. English & History, 1986)
University of Alabama School of Law (J.D. 1989)
• John A. Campbell Moot Court Board
• Law & Psychology Review, Sr. Editor
Selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers, 2008-Present.
Fellow, College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers.
Selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers, 2010 – Present
Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell.
Alabama Bar Association (Chair Workers’ Compensation Section 2006-2007); The Florida Bar; Mobile Bar Association; Alabama Defense Lawyers Association Member (Board of Directors, Young Lawyers Section, 1990-1999); Defense Research Institute Member – Trial Tactics, Trucking and Workers’ Compensation (Chair 2009-2011) Committees; Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (Workers’ Compensation Education Committee, 2010-Present); Workers’ Compensation Institute – Co-Chair, National Workers’ Compensation Review (2008-present).
Specific Areas of Practice:
Civil Litigation; Insurance Defense; Products Liability; Workers’ Compensation; Transportation; Construction; Employment and Premises Liability. Trials and Appeals in State and Federal Courts. Over 40 jury trials to verdict in State and Federal Courts in Alabama and Florida.
Also licensed to practice in the State of Florida.
“Medicare and the Secondary Payer – Statute in Plain Language,” For The Defense, March 2006; “The Medicare Secondary Payer Provisions,” For The Defense, August 2003; “Target Your Audience,” Trials & Tribulations, Fall 1999, Newsletter of the Trial Tactics and Techniques Committee of the Defense Research Institute; “Experts, Who Are They and Why Are They Here?” 1989 Law & Psychology Review.
Nuss Lumber Company v. Monghan, __ So.2d __, 2012 WL 762989 (Ala. Civ. App. 2012); James River Corporation v. Bolton, 14 So.3d 868 (Ala. Ct. Civ. App. 2008) ; Johnson v. Huxford Pole & Timber., Inc., 983 So.2d 1133 (Ala. Civ. App. 2007); Ex Parte Builders and Contractors Ass’n of Mississippi Self-Insurer’s Fund, 980 So. 2d 1003 (Ala. Civ. App. 2007); Chadwick Timber Co. v. Philon, WL 778491 (Ala. Civ. App. 2007); University of South Alabama v. P.J. Lumber Co., 990 So.2d 369 (Ala. Civ. App. 2007); Newson v. Protective Industrial Ins. of Alabama, 890 So. 2d 81 (Ala. 2003); R.L. Carnes Logging Contractors, Inc. v. Whitsett, 844 So. 2d 1248 (Ala. Civ. App. 2002); Seward v. Dickerson, 844 So.2d 1207 (Ala. Civ. App. 2002); White v. Riley Const., Inc., 745 So. 2d 877 (Ala. Civ. App. 1999); McAfee v. Unger and Associates, Inc., 730 So. 2d 623 (Ala. Civ. App. 1998)
Defense Research Institute National Workers’ Compensation Review (2008, 2009); Defense Research Institute Annual Meeting (2009, 2010); Workers’ Compensation Institute (2008-2012); Alabama Self-Insurers Association Summer Conference (2007); Defense Research Institute Medicare teleconference Seminars (2005 and 2007); Cumberland School of Law Annual Workers’ Compensation Seminar (2005 & 2006); Alabama Governor’s Safety Conference (2003); CLE Alabama/Alabama Law Institute, Annual Workers’ Compensation Seminar (2003-2006, 2010-2012); Alabama Workers’ Compensation Organization, Annual Seminar (2002, 2004-2008, 2011; 2010-2012), Last Chance Seminar (2002, 2005-2006); Alabama Department of Industrial Relations, Workers’ Compensation Seminars (1996-2001, 2010-2012); Alabama Defense Lawyers, Lake Tahoe (2009); CLM Annual Conference, 2011-2012; CLM Work Comp Conference 2012.
Victory Health Partners, Board of Directors; Volunteer Mobile, Board of Directors (2003-2009); Outback, Mobile; St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Vestry, Sr. Warden 2008; Sunday School Teacher 1997 – present; Eagle Scout; Faith Based Claims Association.