George R. Parker

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  • RSA Dexter Avenue Building
    445 Dexter Avenue
    Suite 9075
    Montgomery, AL 36104
P: 334.956.7607
F: 334.956.7807
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George R. Parker

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George Parker is a member of BABC’s Litigation Practice Group. Practicing in the firm's Montgomery office, George represents clients in a variety of matters in both state and federal courts. His primary practice consists of product liability defense with a focus on drug and device litigation. He has represented pharmaceutical manufacturers in individual and mass tort actions as both national and local counsel across the country. George also has gained a wide range of general commercial litigation experience representing commercial real estate corporations, trucking companies, bus lines, insurance companies and their insureds, as well as financial and credit institutions in matters involving credit card fraud, credit reporting and mortgage-related issues. He currently represents electric cooperatives in three class action lawsuits pending in Alabama state courts. George has also represented a restaurant chain in premises liability, product liability and employment matters. He has tried, arbitrated and mediated numerous cases for his clients.

George Parker is a member of BABC’s Litigation Practice Group. Practicing in the firm's Montgomery office, George represents clients in a variety of matters in both state and federal courts. His primary practice consists of product liability defense with a focus on drug and device litigation. He has represented pharmaceutical manufacturers in individual and mass tort actions as both national and local counsel across the country. George also has gained a wide range of general commercial litigation experience representing commercial real estate corporations, trucking companies, bus lines, insurance companies and their insureds, as well as financial and credit institutions in matters involving credit card fraud, credit reporting and mortgage-related issues. He currently represents electric cooperatives in three class action lawsuits pending in Alabama state courts. George has also represented a restaurant chain in premises liability, product liability and employment matters. He has tried, arbitrated and mediated numerous cases for his clients.

George is active in national, state, and local bar organizations. He is the past president of the Alabama State Bar Young Lawyers Section and the Montgomery County Young Lawyers Section. He was recently elected to serve a three-year term as a member of the Board of Bar Commissioners for the 15th Circuit (Montgomery, Alabama) and appointed to the Alabama State Bar MCLE Commission. He is also presently serving on several ABA/TIPS committees, including the Membership, Outreach to Young Lawyers, and Business Litigation Committees.

Experience

George handles cases in state and federal courts. He has tried multiple jury trials to verdict and has handled cases in arbitration as well. George represents clients in the following industries:

  • Pharmaceutical litigation
  • Commercial fraud disputes, including credit reporting dispute
  • Products liability
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real estate mortgage disputes
  • Personal injury
  • Insurance
  • Automobile and trucking accidents

Distinctions

  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®
    • Commercial Litigation, 2015
    • Litigation-Insurance, 2015
  • Board of Bar Commissioners, Alabama State Bar 2013-2015
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent Rating
  • 2009 ABA TIPS NOW Fellows Selection, 2009-2011
  • 2007 Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum Selection
  • Listed in Alabama Super Lawyers, General Litigation, 2013-2014

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
    • Litigation Section
    • TIPS
      • Business Litigation Section
        • Vice Chair
    • Membership Committee
    • Outreach to Young Lawyers
    • Top 10 Committee
  • Alabama State Bar Association
    • Board of Bar Commissioners (2013-2015)
    • MCLE Commission (2013)
    • Young Lawyers Section
      • Executive Committee, 2003-2009
      • Immediate Past-President, 2009
      • President, 2008
      • Vice-President, 2007
      • Treasurer, 2006
    • Alascore Task Force and Alabama Lawyer Editorial Board Member, 2011
    • Member Alabama Chief Justice’s Commission on Professionalism
  • Montgomery County Bar Association
    • YLS President, 2002 – 2004
    • Member, Board of Directors, 2001 – 2004
  • Alabama Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Farrah Law Society
  • First United Methodist Church, Member, Finance Committee, Administrative Board (2006-2007)
  • Montgomery Auburn Club, Board Member (2001-present)
  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Member, House Corporation (2003-present; President 2013)
  • Children's Hospital Committee For the Future (2007)
  • Montgomery Academy, Alumni Counsel (1999; 2007-2009)
  • Journal of Legal Profession, Senior Editor, University of Alabama School of Law, 1998
  • Bench & Bar, University of Alabama School of Law

You May Not Know

George and his wife Jessi have three daughters, Reese, Lucie and Mary Helen.