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I am the proud father of four children, married for more than 29 years to my wife.  In my practice as a lawyer over the past 22 years, I have only represented injured people.  I don't defend insurance companies and I am very passionate about my work for my clients.  I am licensed to practice law in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee and the District of Columbia in state and federal courts.  In addition, I have handled cases in Arizona, Kansas, Illinois and Connecticut.  I have tried many jury trials and non-jury trials.  

Before I started my legal career, I served on active duty as an officer in the US Army.  During law school and afterward, I served in the Army National Guard.  

When I'm not working for my clients, I enjoy travel, reading and I play bass guitar (Rickenbacher!) in my church praise band.  I enjoy rooting for my children in their many sporting activities and I love following my favorite sports teams.  

My firm's website is and I have a workers' compensation site,  I also have a blog




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Practice areas


  1. Trucking Accident: 25%
    23 years, 85 cases
  2. Personal Injury: 19%
    23 years, 650 cases
  3. Motorcycle Accident: 19%
    23 years, 55 cases
  4. Wrongful Death: 19%
    23 years, 80 cases
  5. Workers Compensation: 18%
    23 years, 1.15 thousand cases



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Contact info

Morris, Cary, Andrews, Talmadge & Driggers, LLC

3334 Ross Clark Circle
Dothan, AL, 36303

Morris, Cary, Andrews, Talmadge & Driggers, LLC

22 Scott Street
Montgomery, AL, 36104



DCActive 200007/10/2016
GAActive Member in Good Standing 199908/05/2016
FLMember in Good Standing199406/17/2016
ALAuthorized to practice law199308/13/2016
ILActive Out of State Lawyer - Permitted to PracticeUnknown08/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certificate of AppreciationAlabama Law Institute2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerMorris, Cary, Andrews, Talmadge & Driggers, LLC1999 - Present
LitigatorThe Cochran Firm1994 - 1999
Staff AttorneySupreme Court Of The State Of Alabama1993 - 1994
CaptainUnited States Army1987 - 1995
Association namePosition nameDuration
Wiregrass Inn of CourtMember2004 - Present
Alabama State Bar, Workers' Compensation SectionPast President1997 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1994 - Present
Alabama Association for JusticeMember1994 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Ex parte Windell Caldwell, Sr.Employee won
Small Firm Wins Large Verdict$21,000,000 jury verdict
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Publication nameTitleDate
Alabama Association for Justice JournalWill Alabama's new Daubert statute bring change or status quo?2011
Five Mistakes That Can Wreck Your ClaimThe Injured Worker's Survival Guide2010
Alabama Association for Justice JournalHave we forgotten? Revisiting the legislative intent of the Workers' Compensation Act2010
The Alabama LawyerWhere Have All the Lawyers Gone?2006
The Alabama LawyerAdmission to the Bar of the United States of America2004
Alabama Trial Lawyers JournalTop Ten List of Things That Need to Be Changed About the Workers' Compensation Act2004
Journal of the ATLAPractical Considerations in Preparing Your Client for Deposition2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Alabama School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of FloridaPublic RelationsB. S.1985
Caperwray Bible SchoolBiblical StudiesNone1983
Chipola CollegeGeneral EducationAA1983
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Alabama Workers' Compensation LawPsychological Issues in Workers' Compensation Cases2012
Workers' Compensation Update for Members OnlyNuts & Bolts of Workers' Compensation2011