Admitted: Alabama, Mississippi, Middle and Southern U.S. District Courts of Alabama, Northern and Southern U.S. District Courts of Mississippi and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
Practice Areas: Ms. Barker has a diverse practice, which includes litigation and appellate work in Federal and State courts in the areas of professional malpractice, contracts, shareholder derivative, real property, estates, wrongful death and complex business disputes, among other areas.
Education: St. Paul’s Episcopal School; Judson College, cum laude; Ole Miss Law School. Following law school, Ms. Barker was Law Clerk to the Honorable Presiding Circuit Court Judge, Charles A. Graddick, of the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit of Alabama.
Professional Associations: Ms. Barker is a member of the Mobile Bar, Alabama Bar, the Mississippi Bar, and the American Bar Association. Ms. Barker has served as the Chair of the Mobile Bar Association’s Public Service Committee, as member of the Executive Committee of the Mobile Bar Association’s Young Lawyers’ Section, member of the Executive Committee of the Alabama State Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Section, member of the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, member of the Mobile Bar Association’s Mentoring committee, member of the Mobile Bar Association’s Law Day Committee, member of Defense Research Institute, and a member of the Paul Brock Inn of Court. She is past President of the local Women Lawyers section, for which she has served as a board member for many years. She has also been an active member of many local civic organizations, to include the Junior League of Mobile and Mobile United, for which she currently serves as an officer and steering committee member.
Ms. Barker and her family attend Dauphin Way United Methodist Church.