Profile

Name

Ernest Cory

Firm

Cory Watson Crowder & DeGaris, P.C.

Firm Website

http://www.cwcd.com

City

Birmingham

State

AL

Bio

EDUCATION
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, Summa Cum Laude

LAW SCHOOL
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, AL

PRACTICE AREAS
Toxic Tort Litigation
Medical Devices
Product Liability
Pharmaceutical Litigation

BAR ADMISSION
Alabama State Bar
U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama
U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama
U.S. District Court Southern District of Alabama

AFFILIATIONS
Birmingham Bar Association- Member, Grievance Committee
Alabama State Bar-Member
The American Association of Justice-Sustaining Member, Member of Aviation Section and Product Liability Section
American Association of Justice
Co-Chair, Discovery Committee – PPA Litigation Group
Alabama Trial Lawyers Association-Sustaining Member, Executive Committee
Plaintiff’s Executive Committee-In Re: General Motors Corporation Dex-Cool Products Liability Litigation, MDL 1562
Lead Counsel and Plaintiff’s Liaison Counsel-In Re: ProteGen Sling and Vesica Systems Products Liability Litigation, MDL 1387
Co-Chair on the Discovery Committee-In Re: Phenylpropanolamine (PPA) Products Liability Litigation, MDL 1407
Included in 2008 edition of Super Lawyers – Alabama

LICENSES
Alabama

ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Frequent speaker, locally and nationally, primarily on matters relating to pharmaceutical and medical device litigation.