Kristen Cross

, Shareholder

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Kristen represents both plaintiffs and defendants in business litigation matters. Her trial practice includes insurance, ERISA and mortgage banking litigation. Kristen assists clients in pursuing and defending emergency injunctive relief.


  • Admitted to practice
    • US District Courts for the Northern, Southern and Middle Districts of Alabama
    • 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
    • US Supreme Court
  •  Key participant in arbitration proceedings that involved more than 1200 claimants and lasted more than three years
  •  Birmingham, Alabama and American Bar Associations
  •  Alabama Defense Lawyers Association
  •  Defense Research Institute

University of Alabama School of Law

JD, 1999

  • Alabama Law Review
  • Hugo Black Scholar
  • Dean M. Leigh Harrison Award
  • Order of the Coif

University of Alabama

BA, 1990

  • National MS Society
  • Active Fundraiser 
  • Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
  • Active Fundraiser  
  • Philanthropic Art Auction fundraiser to defray the treatment costs of metastatic breast cancer
  • Organizer and Host 
  • Friends of Jung-South
  • Board of Directors 
  •  Author, "When Juvenile Delinquents are Treated as Adults: The Constitutionality of Alabama's Automatic Transfer Statute," 50 Ala.L.Rev. 155, Fall 1998
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