22 Inverness Center Parkway Suite 600
Birmingham, AL 35242

(205) 949-3716 (direct)
(205) 980-5001 (fax)

Allen R. Trippeer Jr.



  • Practice Devoted to Defense Litigation
  • Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell

Practice Areas

  • Automobile Litigation
  • Appellate Practice
  • Construction Law
  • Commercial Motor Carrier Compliance and Liablity
  • First Party/Extra Contractual Claims
  • Insurance Coverage and Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability


  • Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama - 1983 Bachelor of Arts
  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama - 1986 Juris Doctor

Bar Admissions


  • Alabama Supreme Court, 1985


  • U.S. District Court - Middle District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of Alabama
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - 11th Circuit

Professional Associations:

  • Alabama Defense Lawyers Association
  • Alabama Trucking Association
  • American Bar Association (Tort Trial and Insurance Practice and Litigation Sections)
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute

Community Involvement

  • YouthServe, Inc.
  • Homeless Experience Legal Protection Program

Recent Seminars & Lectures

  • Insurance Coverage Issues for the Practicing Lawyer, December, 2012
    Topic presented - Personal Lines: Developments in Auto, Homeowners and Umbella Policies  

A trial lawyer for more than 25 years; beginning as a prosecutor with the Jefferson County, Alabama, District Attorney’s Office before transitioning to civil litigation. Allen is a frequent lecturer on topics related to his primary focus of defense litigation; his most recent presentation entitled: Personal Lines: Developments in Auto, Homeowners and Umbrella Policies. His community involvement includes volunteer work with YouthServe and the Homeless Experience Legal Protection program.