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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 40%
    8 years
  2. Car Accident: 40%
    8 years
  3. Wrongful Death: 20%
    8 years



Contingent (33-50%), Free consultation (90 minutes)

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  • Brett Ashley King

    Brett is an outstanding attorney. I am proud to recommend his services to our clients.


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  • William Reeves Andrews

    Brett is a tireless and creative lawyer. Many attorneys get stuck in a formula, whatever the case. Brett does not. He approaches each case and each client individually and does a wonderful job.


    William Andrews Personal injury Attorney
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Contact info

Farris, Riley & Pitt, LLP

The Financial Center
505 20th Street North, Suite 1700
Birmingham, AL, 35203


ALAuthorized to practice law200708/13/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2016
Top LawyersB-Metro Magazine2016
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
Scholarhship Recipient - Loosening the Death BeltAlabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association2014
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
10 BestAmerican Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys2014
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2014
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Leadership ClassNational Multiple Sclerosis Society2013
Harvard Summer Session GraduateNational College for DUI Defense2012
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyFarris, Riley & Pitt LLP2016 - Present
PartnerPeagler & Hollett, LLC2014 - 2016
PartnerLakeman, Peagler, Hollett & Alsobrook, LLC2007 - 2014
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States District Court for the Northern District of AlabamaMember2008 - Present
Alabama State Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
National College of DUI DefenseMemberN/A
Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Birmingham Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Greater Birmingham Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Alabama Association for JusticeMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
DUI Defense Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Car WreckInsurance company forced to settle for policy limits. 6 figure + settlement
Birmingham Auto AccidentSettlement - 5 figures +
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Samford University, Cumberland School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Birmingham-Southern CollegeEconomicsBS - Bachelor of Science2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Fox 6 WBRC LawCallAlabama Expungement Law2014
BBA YLS CLEAlabama's New Enhanced DUI Laws2014