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Edward S. Allen

Of Counsel Birmingham
(205) 226-3413
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Education
  • The University of Alabama School of Law
    LL.B., 1963,

    Law Review, Editor-in-Chief; Omicron Delta Kappa

  • Washington & Lee University
    B.S., Commerce, 1960
Bar Admissions
  • Alabama, 1963
About Ed
MORE ABOUT Ed
  • Riparian rights: Represented electric public utility owner of hydro and nuclear generation facilities in interstate water litigation involving federal agencies and multiple states.
  • Eminent domain: Represented public university in condemnation proceedings to acquire land for construction of medical school and teaching hospital facilities.
  • Eminent domain: Represented public utility in condemnation of right of way for transmission of electric power across lands devoted to prior public use.
  • Election Law:  Represented State Party Executive Committee in recount of first gubernatorial primary election over objections of leading candidate and attorney general. (2010)
    Education
    • The University of Alabama School of Law, LL.B., 1963,

      Law Review, Editor-in-Chief; Omicron Delta Kappa

    • Washington & Lee University, B.S., Commerce, 1960
    Courts
    • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama, 1963
    • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama, 1987
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama, 1991
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 1975
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, 1981
    • Supreme Court of the United States, 1971
    • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1993
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit, 1997
    Bar Admissions
    • Alabama, 1963
    Professional Affiliations
    • Alabama State Bar Association
    • Birmingham Bar Association
    • Alabama Law Institute, Eminent Domain Committee
    Awards & Accolades
    • The Best Lawyers in America, 2003 Edition - Present
    Community Involvement
    • Alabama Republican Executive Committee, Legal Counsel, 1973 - 2011
    • Brother Bryan Mission, Board of Directors
    • Presidential Elector, 2012
    • St. Mary’s on the Highlands Episcopal Church, Outreach and Christian Education Committees, Vestry, Junior and Senior Warden, St. Mary’s Foundation Board of Directors