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Lisha Graham Selected for Class 15 of the Alabama State Bar’s Leadership Forum


Birmingham, AL – White Arnold & Dowd P.C. is pleased to announce that attorney Lisha Graham has been selected for Class 15 of the Alabama State Bar’s Leadership Forum. The Leadership Forum works to develop lawyers into servant-minded leaders in the Bar, the community, and the state. Through servant leadership, graduates become a model of ethical and professional behavior both within and outside the legal community.  Fellow firm members Laura S. Gibson (Class 3), Kitty Rogers Brown (Class 8), and H. Eli Lightner II (Class 14) are graduates of the program and active members of the Alumni Section.  The Bar’s official announcement of Class 15 can be found here.

A graduate of Auburn University and the Cumberland School of Law, where she led the National Trial Team to National and Regional Championships, Ms. Graham represents clients in various areas of civil defense litigation with a primary focus on insurance defense. Through her practice, she has represented general contractors and subcontractors in various types of construction litigation and indemnity actions. She also represents both companies and individuals in a variety of commercial cases, including premises liability, breach of contract, negligence, and products liability. In the products liability defense area, Ms. Graham has represented manufacturers, distributors, sellers, and installers against negligence and strict liability claims based upon alleged product defects which resulted in injuries or death. Additionally, Ms. Graham represents both plaintiffs and defendants in financial litigation, business torts, and fraud cases.  She serves on the Executive Committee of the Alabama State Bar’s Young Lawyers Section, is the co-founder and president of the Alabama Pacific Asian Bar Association, regularly volunteers at the First Light Homeless Shelter, and is a former member and secretary of the YWCA Central Alabama’s Junior Board.

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