Burr & Forman

Nancy Fouad Carey

Nancy Fouad Carey
  • J.D., University of Alabama School of Law
  • M.S., Civil Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Certificate in Construction Engineering Management, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Associated General Contractors of America, Alabama Section, Birmingham Chapter
  • American Bar Association, Forum on Construction Law
  • Construction Financial Management Association
  • Alabama State Bar
  • Birmingham Business Journal's Top 40 Under 40 (2017)
  • UAB National Alumni Society Volunteer of the Year (2016)
  • UAB School of Engineering, 45 Engineers Making a Difference Award (2016)
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers "Rising Star," Construction Litigation (2018)
  • Alabama Super Lawyers "Rising Star," Construction/Surety (2011)
  • UAB Leadership Class (2010)
  • UAB National Alumni Society Outstanding Alumnus Award (2009)
  • Vice President, UAB National Alumni Association Board
  • President, UAB School of Engineering Alumni Association

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Nancy practices in the firm’s Corporate and Construction Practice Groups, representing clients in the construction, manufacturing, supply and distribution industries.

Nancy has extensive experience in advising clients in these industries on a wide range of corporate, commercial contract, and construction matters.  Nancy assists her clients in the formation and negotiation of a variety of commercial contracts and also assists her clients with all aspects of contract and construction related claims and disputes, representing clients in mediation, arbitration, and litigation.

Nancy enjoys being active with her alma mater and currently serves on the Advisory Board for the UAB School of Engineering, as Vice President on the Board of Directors for the UAB National Alumni Society, and as President of the School of Engineering Alumni Association. In 2016, Nancy received the UAB National Alumni Society’s Volunteer of the Year Award.  And, in 2017, she was listed as one of the Birmingham Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40.

Nancy has published several papers in the area of construction law and key construction issues facing owners, contractors and subcontractors.

Please view all of Nancy’s Publications and Presentations here.