ATTORNEY BIO
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880 Montclair Road Suite 100 Birmingham, AL 35213
Assistant
Carla Smith
Legal Assistant
bio image Daniel R. Pickett
associate

Dan Pickett practices in LGWM's General Liability and Workers Compensation Practice Groups. Dan's practice focuses on litigation defense of product defect, premises liability, and personal injury claims. Dan also devotes a significant part of his practice to defending automobile liability claims. Additionally, Dan works with insurance carriers in making coverage determinations and conducting special investigations of potentially fraudulent claims.

Dan also defends workers’ compensation claims, as well as ancillary claims of retaliatory discharge, outrage, bad faith, and other tort claims that may arise out of claims for workers’ compensation benefits. Dan has a broad range of experience in representing municipalities, public officials, and general contractors in complex litigation in state and federal courts for the past 18 years.

Dan is an active member of Mountain Brook Baptist Church where he is a Deacon and teaches Sunday school.

Professional Profile
  • Member, Alabama State Bar 
  • Birmingham Bar Association (Member, Scholarship and Entertainment Committees)
  • Registered Mediator with Alabama Center for Dispute Resolution. 
  • Mr. Pickett was selected as Top Attorneys-Alabama Outstanding Young Lawyers 2012 and Alabama's Super Lawyers-Rising Stars 2012-2018 in the area of civil litigation defense. 
  • Rated AV Preeminent™ by the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
Admitted
  • All Alabama State Courts
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • United States District Courts for Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama
Education
Wake Forest University, B.A. in Political Science (1998)

Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, J.D. (2001)
- Member, Henry Upson Simms Moot Court Board
- Member, Phi Kappa Phi, legal scholarship fraternity