For immediate release
Montgomery, Alabama (June 20, 2007) Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C., is pleased to announce that Clay Barnett has become an Associate with the firm.
Clay is the newest member of our Consumer Fraud section. His will focus on Average Wholesale Pricing (AWP) litigation brought by the State of Alabama against seventy-three influential pharmaceutical companies. The Firm represents the State of Alabama who, along with other similarly injured states, grossly overpaid for prescription drugs, after relying upon false and inflated prices reported by the pharmaceutical companies.
Clay attended the University of Alabama earning his B.S in Marketing in 1997 and his Juris Doctor from the university’s School of Law in 2001. After graduating, Clay clerked for Mobile County Circuit Judge James C. Wood. Prior to joining the Firm, Clay served as an Assistant Attorney General, prosecuting under both Bill Pryor and Troy King. Clay is a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Hugh Maddox Inn of Court, and Montgomery County Bar Association.
Clay has served his community by coaching local high school mock trial teams to compete in the statewide YMCA Mock Trial Competition. In 2006, Clay coached Alabama’s State team and traveled with them to the National High School Mock Trial Competition in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Clay’s interests include golf, tennis and antique boat restoration. Clay is a member of Saint John’s Episcopal Church located in downtown Montgomery.
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