Integrity & Practical Solutions
Donahue & Associates, LLC
has over 50 years experience in representing insurance companies and
self-insured businesses. We are dedicated to zealously and
aggressively protecting the rights of our clients. We are known for
not backing away from a fight when our clients' interests are at
stake. We have the experience, skill and knowledge in each of our
practice areas. We are known for our professionalism, our care,
concern and ability to achieve results for our clients. Dedicated to
integrity, responsiveness, practicality, and legal excellence, we
listen to the concerns of our clients in order to achieve the best
We will make it a priority to keep you
fully advised about the progress of the case, answer any questions
that come up along the way, and make sure that you have the
information you need to make sound decisions about settlement,
trial or appeal.
Donahue was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,
September 7, 1955;
Admitted to the bar in 1982,
Alabama U.S. Court of Civil Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
United States Supreme Court, 1997.
Education: University of Alabama (B.A., 1977)
Birmingham School of Law (J.D. 1981). While in
law school, clerked for the Honorable C.W. Callaway and
upon graduation from law school, started working as a
litigator specializing in civil defense.
Mr. Donahue has been named a Top 40 Under
40 by the Birmingham Business Journal, Who's Who In
American Law, a Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America,
an invitation only trail lawyer honorary society
consisting of less than one-half of one percent of
American Lawyers; listed as Preeminent Lawyer and has
received his AV designation from Martindale-Hubbell.
He has been listed as an Alabama Super Lawyer for 2009
and 2010. He has tried over 75 jury cases to conclusion
and specializes in governmental and municipality
liability law, as well as construction litigation and
workmen's compensation. He is a frequent lecturer to
various business groups, governmental entities and trade
associates around the Southeast.
Areas: Municipal Liability; Insurance Defense;
Construction Litigation; Workers' Compensation, Bad
Faith; Products Liability.
Dan Pickett was born in Fayetteville, North Carolina,
October 6, 1976; Admitted to the bar in 2001, Alabama; U.S.
District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama.
Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.
Wake Forest University (B.A. 1998); Cumberland
School of Law, Samford University (J.D., 2001) ; Member,
Henry Ypson Simms Moot Court Board; Phi Kappa Phi.
Member: Birmingham and American Bar
Associations; Scholarship Committee of Birmingham Bar
Association; Alabama State Bar.
Areas: Insurance Defense; Municipal
Liability; Construction Litigation; Employment
Discrimination: Personal Injury Defense; Workers'
Michael Casey was
born in New Orleans, Louisiana, April 10, 1979; Admitted to
the bar in 2004, Alabama; U.S. District Court, Northern and
Middle Districts of Alabama (2004).
Education: The University of Alabama (B.A.
2001, magna cum laude); Phi Beta Kappa; Jason's Honor
Society. The University of Alabama School of Law (J.D.
2004); Member, Campbell Moot Court Board, Member, Phillip C.
Jessup International Moot Court Team; Recipient, Judge
Walter P. Gewin Best Brief Award.
Alabama State Bar Association; Birmingham Bar Association
(Member, Young Lawyers Section); American Bar Association.
Donald Scott was born in Dalton Georgia,
February 7, 1974; Admitted to the bar in 2000, Alabama; U.S.
District Court, Northern District of Alabama; United States
Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.
Education: Auburn University (B.S. 1996);
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University (J.D. 2000);
Phi Kappa Phi.
Insurance Defense and Coverage; Personal Injury Defense;
Construction Litigation; Municipal Liability; Labor and
Employment Workers' Compensation.
P. Donahue Jr.
was born in Birmingham, Alabama, May 6, 1986; admitted to the bar
2011, Alabama; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama.
Education: University of Alabama
(B.A. 2008); magna cum laude; University of Alabama School of Law,
Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society
Member: Alabama State Bar
Practice Areas: Insurance Defense and Coverage;
Municipal Liability; Employment Discrimination; Workers
Compensation; Personal Injury defense.
Drive and Passion
Our staff understands the struggles facing our clients, and we
take pride in helping people get results, correct answers, in order
their legal issues. We believe in our work, we believe in our
clients, and we believe we can make a real difference. We have the
courage to make hard decisions, the drive to achieve your
objectives, and the passion to protect your interest.
dedicated to providing professional, practical and cost effective
representation to all of our clients. We are accustomed to
traditional, as well as alternative fee arrangements to accommodate
the diverse interests and needs of our clients. We will work hard to
develop a legal strategy that provides immediate solutions while
protecting you long-term interests.
|Dan brings years of
experience to Donahue and Associates, LLC. Dan is married
with two children. His commitment and
dedication to his clients gives us great pride in naming Dan
our Featured Attorney