Richard E. Browning


Admission Details

  • Admitted in 1980, Alabama
  • 1982, U.S. Court of Military Appeals
  • 1984, U.S. District Court 
  • 1984, Southern District of Alabama
  • 1985, U.S. Court of Appeals
  • 1985, Eleventh Circuit
  • 1986, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama
  • 1986, U.S. Supreme Court

Law School Attended
University of Alabama
Class of 1980

University Attended
Spring Hill College
Class of 1977
magna cum laude

Birth Information
Mobile, Alabama, September 7, 1955

Lieut., JAGC, USN, 1980-1984

Associations & Memberships
Mobile Bar Association; Alabama State Bar; National Lawyers Association (President, 2007; Member, Board
of Directors).

Community Involvement

  • Past Member, National Alumni Association Board of Directors for Spring Hill College, Mobile, Alabama
  • Past President, School Board of McGill-Toolen Catholic High School, Mobile Alabama
  • Past Member, Foundation Board for McGill-Toolen High School, Mobile, Alabama
  • Past Mentor/Coach, Mobile Bar Association’s Community Outreach, LeFlore High School’s Mock Trial Competition, Mobile, Alabama

Professional Activities

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Lifetime Member
  • Listed in Best Lawyers in America from 1995 to the present.
  • Named the Best Lawyers’ 2012 Mobile Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants’ Lawyer of the Year
  • Member, The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers for 2011
  • Past President for the National Lawyers Association. Member, Board of Directors
  • Past Chair of Mobile Bar Association Grievance Committee
  • Member, Mobile Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Section
  • Master and Charter Member of American Inns of Court, Paul W. Brock Chapter, Mobile, Alabama
  • Co-Chairman of the “Kids’ Chance” scholarship committee of the Workers’ Compensation section of the Alabama State Bar, 1992-1993
  • Member, St. Thomas More Legal Society
  • Frequent speaker at continuing legal education seminars in the area of workers’ compensation.