Kevin R. Garrison

Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC

Kevin Garrison is a shareholder in Baker Donelson’s Birmingham office. Mr. Garrison concentrates his practice in construction litigation, and he is the only attorney in Alabama accredited by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) as a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional for Building Design & Construction, and one of only twenty attorneys in the world with this accreditation.

This credential allows Mr. Garrison to help clients proactively examine and prepare for the unique qualifications and risks that are involved in green construction projects.

As a construction attorney, Mr. Garrison represents owners, contractors, subcontractors and suppliers in all aspects of construction disputes, from construction contract drafting and negotiation to mechanics’ liens, contractor licensing issues, insurance claims, payment and performance bond claims, retainage issues, litigation and arbitration.

In addition to his construction practice, Mr. Garrison is also experienced in appellate work and general business litigation involving non-compete agreements, obtaining temporary restraining orders and other injunctive relief, receivership cases, employment discrimination cases, contract disputes and personal injury defense.

Before joining Baker Donelson, Mr. Garrison worked in the office of the Governor of Alabama and was a law clerk to the Honorable W. Keith Watkins, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama.


  • University of Alabama, J.D., 2007, cum laude
  • University of Alabama, B.S. in Civil Engineering, 2002, cum laude


  • Alabama, 2007
  • United States District Court for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama, 2008
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida, 2014

Representative Matters:

  • Successful appeal of a trial court’s denial of a motion to compel arbitration before the Alabama Supreme Court.
  • Multiple appearances and matters before the Alabama Licensing Board for General Contractors and the Alabama State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors.
  • Obtained the dismissal of a multimillion dollar claim against an engineering firm without discovery in state court, a decision affirmed by the Alabama Supreme Court.
  • Obtained a multi-million dollar settlement for an owner against a general contractor for defective roofing work at a prominent religious facility.
  • Obtained a favorable settlement for a railroad contractor against a quarry owner.
  • Assisted a client with hundreds of contractor and engineering licensing issues across 48 states.

Professional Honors & Activities:

  • Member – Leadership UAB Class of 2012
  • Former and Founding Board Member – Financial Education Outreach
  • Member – Birmingham Bar Association’s 2010 Future Leaders Forum
  • Past Vice Chair –  Birmingham Branch of U.S. Green Building Council’s Alabama Chapter
  • Former and Founding Member – Birmingham Civil Rights Institute REACH
  • Member – Public Interest Advisory Board, University of Alabama School of Law


Rate : $$$

What types of cases Attorney Kevin R. Garrison & Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC can handle?
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC can handle cases related to laws concerning Litigation, Insurance, Discrimination, Contracts, Construction, Government, Energy Utilities & Environmental. We manually verify each attorney’s practice areas before approving their profiles and reviews on our website.
Where is Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC located?
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC is located at 420 20th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA. You can reach out to Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC using their phone line 205.250.8333. You can also check their website
How much would it cost to hire Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC?
Kevin R. Garrison lawyer charges are specific to each case. However, they work with contingency fees and its ranges from $$ to $$$. They also provide free consultation [and no obligation quotes] if you are interested to hire.
Are Kevin R. Garrison reviews trust-able?
We have the ratings and reviews moderation team who checks and verifies every review submitted on our website manually. You can trust all the reviews you see on Kevin R. Garrison lawyer profile listing.

Rate and write a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Is this your profile?Claim it now.

Make sure your information is up to date.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC
420 20th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
Get directions

Tyler Nicoll

Crosspointe Drive 1019
Naples 34110 FL US

Rick Cofer

West Avenue 1002
Austin 78701 TX US