Lawyer Profile

Christopher Pape
Lanier Ford Shaver & Payne
2101 West Clinton Avenue, Suite 102
Huntsville, AL, 35805
 
Phone | 256-535-1100
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Law School - University of Alabama School of Law
Bar Admission - 9/30/2011

Law Office Locations: Huntsville

Geographic Areas Served: Madison, Lauderdale, Colbert, Franklin, Marion, Limestone, Lawrence, Winston, Morgan, Cullman, Marshall, Jackson, DeKalb, Cherokee

Overview

Christopher Pape dedicates his practice to Civil Litigation, Employment Discrimination, Constitutional and Civil Rights Litigation, Employment Litigation, Employment Law, Public Employment, Municipal and County Government Law and Municipal and County Public Employee Litigation. He practices at Lanier Ford in Huntsville, Alabama.

Areas of Practice:
Civil Litigation
Employment Discrimination
Constitutional and Civil Rights Litigation
Employment Litigation
Employment Law
Public Employment
Municipal and County Government Law
Municipal and County Public Employee Litigation

Admissions:
Alabama

Memberships:
Alabama Bar Association

Biography

J.D., magna cum laude, 2011, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
   Junior and Senior Editor, Journal of the Legal Profession
   Hugo L. Black Scholar Award Recipient
   John A. Campbell Moot Court Board
   Bruce B. Siegal Intellectual Property Moot Court Competition Team

B.A., summa cum laude, 2008, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, AL
   Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
   Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
   Delta Epsilon Iota Honor Society
   Auburn University Honors College

Mr. Pape's practice is centered on general civil litigation. He has assisted in the litigation of cases involving Title VII and section 1981 employment-discrimination claims against both private and government employers for racial discrimination, gender discrimination, and national-origin discrimination; Title IX claims involving liability of school boards; Section 1983 claims (under the Fourth and Fifth Amendments) against municipalities, police officers, sheriffs, and police departments for excessive force, unlawful imprisonment, illegal arrests, and illegal searches and seizures; Section 1983 claims (under the Fifth Amendment) against municipalities for unlawful taking and due-process violations; and claims of municipal and state-agency immunity.

Mr. Pape has also been involved with cases concerning contract disputes, products liability claims about automobile parts and culverts, and bankruptcy claims about third-party rights when executory contracts and leases are deemed rejected by the debtor.

Experience

Law Clerk, U.S. District Judge W. Harold Albritton, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama (2011-2012).

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