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880 Montclair Road Suite 100 Birmingham, AL 35213
Elizabeth Thomas
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
  • All Alabama State Courts
  • All Tennessee State Courts
  • The United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama
Furman University, B.S. in Biology and History, magna cum laude (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