Jackson
Jackson

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Travis S. Jackson

Profile

Mr. Jackson focuses on litigation and practices primarily in the areas of the defense of employers in workers' compensation claims, retaliatory discharge and employment discrimination claims against employers, willful conduct claims against supervisors and managers, local governmental liability, civil rights and constitutional litigation, commercial disputes, premises liability, contract disputes, labor and employment issues, personnel issues, creditors’ rights, and election law.

He has experience in appellate practice before the Alabama Supreme Court and the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals. A representative case is Hale v. Kroger Limited Partnership I, 28 So.3d 772 (Ala. Civ. App. 2009).

Honors and Awards

  • Mr. Jackson is rated by Martindale-Hubbell as BV Distinguished ®.
  • VIP of the Year 2012, Madison County Volunteer Lawyers Program.
  • Named a rising star in the area of workers’ compensation by Superlawyers.com (2014 and 2015).

CLE Courses

Mr. Jackson has served as an instructor for the following continuing legal education (CLE) courses:

  • Employment Law Update, 2007, CLE Alabama.
  • City and County Government Law Update, 2010: Sin City—Gambling, Adult Entertainment, and Alcohol Issues, CLE, Alabama.
  • City and County Government Law Update, 2012: Legal Issues in the Aftermath of Natural Disasters, CLE Alabama.
  • Employment Law 2015:  Managing Employee Leaves of Absence, National Business Institute.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Alabama Bar Association
  • Alabama Defense Lawyers Association
    Member, Board of Directors, Young Lawyers Section, 2016-2018
  • Huntsville-Madison County Bar Association
    Treasurer, 2012-2013
    Vice Chair, Grievance Committee, 2010-2012
    Member, Executive Committee, 2011-present
  • Huntsville-Madison County Young Lawyers Association
    President, 2011-2012
    President Elect, 2010-2011
  • American Association for Justice

Education

  • J.D., 2007, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
    Lead Defense Counsel for Honor Court
    Trial Advocacy Competition Team
    Director, BAR-BRI Legal Study Program
    Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society
  • B.A., summa cum laude, 2004, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
    President, Mortar Board Senior Honor Society
    Omicron Delta Kappa
    Blue Key
    Pi Sigma Alpha
    Anderson Senior Honor Society
    Capstone Men and Women
    Studied at Wadham College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Most Outstanding Senior Award, University of Alabama Alumni Association

Bar Admissions

Alabama, 2007

Court Admissions

  • United States District Courts
    Northern District of Alabama
    Middle District of Alabama
    Southern District of Alabama
  • United States Bankruptcy Courts
    Northern District of Alabama
    Middle District of Alabama
    Southern District of Alabama
  • All Alabama state courts

Community Involvement

  • Madison County Volunteer Lawyers Program
    Advisory Board Member
  • Rotaract Club of Huntsville
    Founding Member
    Chair, Selection Committee, 2009-2010
  • United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) of Huntsville & Tennessee Valley, Inc.
    Member, Board of Directors, 2013-14
  • Leadership Huntsville-Madison County, 2012
    Member, Delegate Committee
  • Member, Huntsville-Madison County Connect Class 9
  • Huntsville-Madison County Connect Class 10
    Co-Chair, Public Safety Day
  • Huntsville-Madison County Connect Class 11
    Chair, Public Safety Day
  • Huntsville-Madison County Connect Class 12
    Co-Chair, Closing Retreat
  • Huntsville-Madison County Connect Class 13
    Chair, Closing Retreat
  • Huntsville-Madison County Connect Class 14
    Advisory Committee Member

Other Experience

  • Judicial Externship with U.S. Magistrate John E. Ott, Northern District of Alabama.

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