Brandy Robertson began her career in the legal field as a secretary having earned an associate degree from Gadsden State Community College in Paralegal Studies. Brandy worked as a paralegal for 14 years and attended classes at night to obtain her undergraduate and law degree.
Brandy received her B.A. from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in Criminal Justice and her J.D from the Birmingham School of Law in 2006. While attending Birmingham School of Law, she was a member of the Sigma Delta Kappa Honors Society where she was elected to serve as secretary.
Brandy joined Heninger Garrison Davis in 2011, in the Mass Tort department helping clients who have been damaged from medical devices or harmful products. In 2017, Brandy followed her heart and made a move to the civil litigation department at Heninger Garrison Davis where she represents clients who have been wronged or injured. Brandy’s practice area includes personal injury, civil sexual abuse, wrongful death, nursing home abuse / negligence, and medical malpractice matters.
During her career as an attorney, Brandy has consistently been recognized for her legal skills and leadership abilities, including the following industry awards: Alabama Super Lawyers Rising Star 2014 – 2015; Mid-South Super Lawyer Rising Star 2016 – 2017; Best Lawyers in America 2019-2021; B-Metro’s Top Women Lawyers 2015 – 2020; B-Metro Top Lawyers – 2016-2019.
In other leadership roles, Brandy was selected to be a member of the Birmingham Bar Future Leaders Forum in 2015. She was a member of the Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum Class 13 for 2017. Brandy has been appointed to several task forces with the Alabama State Bar. She is also an active member with the Birmingham Bar Association and the Women Lawyers Section. She is currently the chair of the Recognitions Committee with the Women Lawyers Section.
Brandy is also passionate about serving those who have suffered a traumatic brain injury. She has been an active member of the Regional Board of the Alabama Head Injury Foundation since 2016 and served as the Birmingham Regional Board president for 2018-2019. Brandy recently accepted an appointment to join the Alabama Head Injury Board of Directors for 2020-2021.
Brandy is also a member of the Springville Preservation Society Board of Trustees which focuses on the historic preservation of several buildings as well as the museum in Springville Alabama. Brandy is a board member for the Alabama Civil Justice Foundation where she serves on the Grants Committee and is the chair for the Fund Development Committee.
When Brandy is not working, she is busy with her husband, two daughters and their two dogs. She enjoys gardening, teaching baton and being outdoors.
- Alabama, 2007
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama
- U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama, Bankruptcy Division
- Birmingham School of Law (J.D., 2006)
- University of Alabama at Birmingham (B.S., 2001)
- Gadsden State Community College (A.A.S., 1997)
Professional memberships and affiliations
- Alabama State Bar
- Birmingham Bar Association
- Alabama Association for Justice
- American Association for Justice
- National Association of Legal Assistants – Certified Paralegal (2002)