Eric K. Roberts is a graduate of Auburn University. He majored in Criminology and received a minor in Political Science. While earning his B.A., Mr. Roberts served as Vice-President of The Environmental Awareness Organization.
Mr. Roberts received his law degree with honors from the University of Alabama School of Law (the University of Alabama School of Law is ranked within the Top 30 law schools in the nation by US News), where he served as the President and Founder of The Civil Rights Law Student Association.
He was on the Managing Board of the Alabama Law & Psychology Review. Additionally, Mr. Roberts was selected as a member of the University of Alabama’s National Trial Team and received numerous awards and honors for advocacy including: The International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award for distinguished Achievement in the Art and Science of Advocacy; The American Judicature Society Award; and the George Peach Taylor Award (twice).
Mr. Roberts has also received the American Bar Association and The Bureau of National Affairs’ Award for Excellence in the Study of Labor and Employment Law.
Upon graduation, he was awarded the Order of the Samaritan, the Justice Janie L. Shores Award, The Wythe W. Holt Civil Rights Award, The Dean’s Community Service Award, and the Alabama State Bar’s Volunteer Lawyers Program Student Award for his contribution within the community.
Mr. Roberts has reigned as King Elexis I of the Mobile Area Mardi Gras Association and has also been featured in Ebony Magazine as one of the Most Eligible Bachelors.
Mr. Roberts is humbled to have been invited into multiple organizations. Mr Roberts was selected by America's Top 100 Attorneys, American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys Top 10 Attorneys, Best Attorneys of America, Black Business Owners: Best Law Firm, the National Black Lawyers - Top 100, and The National Trial Lawyers - Top 100. Despite these accomplishments, Mr. Roberts' goal is to continue to fight for the rights of others.
Additionally, he has served on numerous boards in the Mobile community, and he is currently a member of the 100 Black Men of Mobile and the Mobile Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi.
Mr. Roberts has practiced law in the Mobile area for many years. He has handled cases against individuals, small businesses and large corporations
|AL||Occupational License - Authorized to Practice||2001||11/26/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers||The National Trial Lawyers||2017|
|Client Champion Award (Platinum)||Martindale-Hubbell||2017|
|Top 100 Attorney||National Black Lawyers||2016|
|Top 100 Attorney||America's Top 100 Attorneys||2016|
|Best Attorneys in America||Rue Ratings Best Attorney in America||2016|
|Award for Excellence in the Study of Labor and Employment Law||The Bureau of National Affairs||2001|
|Excellence in Labor and Employment Law Award||American Bar Association||2001|
|Distinguished Achievement in the Art and Science of Advocacy||International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award||2001|
|George Peach Taylor Award||University of Alabama||2001|
|Wythe W. Holt Civil Rights Award||The University of Alabama||2001|
|George Peach Taylor Award||University of Alabama||2000|
|The American Judicature Society Award||The American Judicature Society Award||N/A|
|Attorney||Eric K. Roberts, Attorney At Law, LLC||2004 - Present|
|Adjunct Professor||Virginia College||2006 - 2006|
|Associate||Corporate Civil Defense Firm||2001 - 2003|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Alabama State Bar||Member||2001 - Present|
|100 Black Men of Mobile||Member||2001 - Present|
|Kappa Alpha Psi||Member||2000 - Present|
|Mobile Area Mardi Gras Association||King Elexis I||2002 - 2002|
|American Inns of Court||Member||2001 - 2003|
|Mobile Ballet||Board Member||2001 - 2003|
|Moorer YMCA||Board Member||2001 - 2003|
|Alabama Law & Psychology Review (University of Alabama School of Law)||Managing Board||2000 - 2001|
|The Civil Rights Law Student Association||Founding Member||2000 - 2001|
|The Civil Rights Law Student Association||President||2000 - 2001|
|University of Alabama School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2001|
|Auburn University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1998|
|First Eastern Shore Missionary Baptist Association Laymen Auxiliary||How does someone survive during this day and time.||2012|
|State of Alabama Versus Defendant||Hung Jury---Prosecution did not retry|
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