Ryan G. Brake

Ryan G. Brake

Carr Allison

Recognized since 2018

Florence, Alabama

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management

Litigation - Insurance

Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2023 - Employment Law - Management
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Ryan G. Brake is a shareholder in the firm’s Florence, Alabama office. He practices in the areas of general liability, premises liability and workers’ compensation and has defended numerous premises liability, auto accident and workers’ compensation cases in courts across Alabama.

Ryan received his BS in Business Management, graduating magna cum laude, from the University of North Alabama where he served as president of the Student Government Association. He earned his JD from the University of Alabama School of Law.

Ryan is a frequent speaker on legal issues to human resource and safety professionals and is a popular speaker for Lorman, Sterling Education Services, University of North Alabama Continuing Education, Auburn University Center for Governmental Services, the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, the Alabama Workers’ Compensation Organization and the Alabama Self-Insurers Association.

Ryan holds an AV-rating from Martindale-Hubbell and was included on the Mid-South Super Lawyers® Rising Stars list in 2011 and 2013. He is a member of the Alabama Bar Association and the Lauderdale County Bar Association, where he previously served as president. He served on the Board of Directors of the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association from 2011 through 2014 and was a member of Class I of the Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum. Ryan was recently selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018 in the areas of insurance and employment law.

When he isn’t working, Ryan loves spending time with his three children.

Contact & Links
  • 212 South Cedar Street
    Florence, AL 35630
  • The University of Alabama, JD
Bar Admissions
  • Alabama, Alabama State Bar
  • Alabama Defense Lawyers Association - Member
  • Alabama Self-Insurers Association (ASIA) - Member
  • Alabama Workers' Compensation Organization (AWCO) - Member
  • American Bar Association - Member
  • Lauderdale County Bar Association - Member
Court Admissions
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama

Carr Allison
Florence, Alabama

35 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

16 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America awards

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Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2023 - Employment Law - Management
Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:
  • Employment Law - Management, Huntsville (2023)
Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2024 for work in:
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Insurance
  • Workers' Compensation Law - Employers
  • AV-rated Martindale-Hubbell
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2011, 2013
Additional Areas of Practice:
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants


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