Clay Ragsdale

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Clay has been a civil trial lawyer for more than 36 years He started the firm in 1991 following a ten-year association and partnership with a mid-sized litigation law firm in Birmingham. He maintains a civil trial practice with cases throughout Alabama and in various parts of the United States. His clients are individuals, small businesses, and pension funds for personal injury, environmental harm, and financial loss.  

  • Admitted to the Bar of the State of Alabama in 1982
  • Civil Trial Attorney for 36 Years
  • Biographical — Born Birmingham, Alabama, 1957. Married 1982 (Anne). Three Sons (Ages 32, 29, 26)
  • Education — University of Alabama School of Law in 1982, University of Alabama Bachelor of Arts in 1979
  • Admitted — 11th Circuit Court of Appeals; Northern, Middle, and Southern Federal District Courts Alabama; United States Supreme Court; Federal Court of Claims, Washington, DC
  • Practice Areas — Securities Fraud, Environmental and Private Property Rights, Vaccine Injury Compensation Program, Whistleblower (Qui Tam) Claims, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death
  • Legal Associations and Publications — National Trial Lawyers (Top 100), Martindale Hubbell™: AV Rating since 1990, SuperLawyers™, Birmingham Bar Association (Executive Committee 2002-04), Alabama Bar Association
Allison Riley

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Allison has acquired extensive litigation experience in her seven years of litigation practice. She regularly appears in courts in Alabama and before the Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C.


  • Admitted to the Bar of the State of Alabama in 2011
  • Joined Ragsdale LLC in 2011
  • Education — Vanderbilt University Bachelor of Arts in 2008, Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in 2011 (Cumberland Law Review, Who's Who Among Students in American Colleges, Dean's List)
  • Admitted — Northern District of Alabama, Federal Court of Claims, Alabama State Bar
  • Practice Areas — Environmental Litigation, Vaccine Injury Compensation Program, Personal injury and Wrongful Death, Securities Fraud

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