Heather R. Demyan
Attorney

About Heather:

Heather joined the firm in 2019 bringing broad experience defending a variety of professionals in state and federal courts, as well as in arbitrations. Heather has prior experience defending design and construction defect cases alleging claims of professional negligence, breach of contract, and breach of warranty. Heather routinely represents manufacturers and retailers of manufactured homes, as well as manufactured home communities in Alabama and nationwide. The remainder of Heather’s practice is devoted to general representation of businesses and individuals in civil litigation.

    PRIMARY AREAS OF PRACTICES:

  • Arbitration
  • Business Disputes
  • Civil Litigation
  • Construction Defects
  • Consumer Product Liability
  • Manufactured Housing

COURTS:

  • All Alabama State Courts
  • All Florida State Courts
  • United States District Court for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama
  • United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Florida

ACADEMIC:

  • B.A., University of Florida (2009)
  • M.B.A., Brock School of Business, Samford University (2012)
  • J.D., Cumberland School of Law, Samford University (2012)
  • Research & Writing Executive Editor, American Journal of Trial Advocacy
  • Honor Court Chief Justice
  • Caruthers Teaching Fellow
  • Scholar of Merit, Lawyering and Legal Reasoning

PUBLICATIONS:

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution-Has the Supreme Court Significantly Expanded the Enforceability of Arbitration Agreements and Class-Action Waivers?-AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, 131 S. Ct. 1740 (2011), 35 Am. J. Trial Advoc. 227 (Summer, 2011)
  • Tamburo v. Dworkin: Extending Calder v. Jones to Establish Personal Jurisdiction in a World of Internet Contacts, 35 Am. J. Trial Advoc. 411 (Fall, 2011)

Phone: 205.876.1612
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