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880 Montclair Road Suite 100 Birmingham, AL 35213
Jody Ayers
Legal Assistant
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Carrie practices in LGWM's Health Care and General Liability Practice Groups. Carrie's practice is concentrated on the defenses of physicians, dentists, optometrists, clinics and other healthcare providers. Carrie also represents clients in claims of general negligence and wantonness.

Professional Profile
Member, Alabama Bar Association
Member, Tennessee Bar Association
Member, Birmingham Bar Association
  • Alabama 2012
  • Tennessee 2013
  • Northern Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama 2012
Furman University – B.S., magna cum laude, in Biology and History, 2008
University of Alabama School of Law – J.D., cum laude, 2012
Lead Editor, Journal of the Legal Profession
Dean's Community Service Award
  • Represented emergency medicine physician in medical negligence case involving failure to diagnose a stroke
  • Represented home health care company in wrongful death case involving negligence and fraud claims
  • Represented emergency medicine physician in case involving alleged EMTALA violations
  • Represented psychology practice in case involving claims of negligent hiring, training and supervision
  • Represented dental practice in case involving claims of general negligence
  • Represented optometrists in claims of negligence and failure to provide proper eyeglasses
  • Represented home health care company in alleged failure to prevent and treat decubitus ulcers
  • Represented dentist in case involving alleged failure of dental implants
  • Represented physician in case involving improper follow-up care of eye surgery
  • Represented hemodialysis clinic in wrongful death case