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LawCall

WBRC FOX 6 LawCallTM is a live, weekly, thirty-minute call-in show hosted by local personal injury attorneys Kirby Farris and Ken Riley of the law firm of Farris, Riley & Pitt, LLP.  The show features guests attorneys from across central Alabama.  Every show highlights one call-in topic.  The attorneys take live phone calls from viewers pertaining to that topic.

We take your calls LIVE every
Sunday at 10:30 p.m.
Call us at 1-855-LAW-1955 during the show.


Meet the Farris, Riley & Pitt Team

The personal injury attorneys of Farris, Riley & Pitt have a combined experience of more than 75 years in the legal profession and concentrate their efforts in the area of plaintiff's law, specifically in personal injurywrongful deathrailroad litigation and accidents (FELA) and FLSA. Founded in 1996 by Kirby Farris, the firm is fortunate to have attracted attorneys with a broad array of experience. They have assembled together over the past decade, drawn by a common belief that the practice of law should be an active, aggressive process.

Kirby Farris, Partner

Areas of Practice

  • Railroad Litigation (FELA)
  • FLSA (Fair Labor Standards Act)
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death

After first distinguishing himself as a long-term employee of the Norfolk Southern Railway Corporation, Kirby Farris left the corporation to begin personal injury litigation. He has since become known throughout Alabama and the Southeast for his relentless nature in pursuing just outcomes for his clients, while also distinguishing himself as a legal tactician who refuses to settle for "standard operating procedures." Kirby opts instead to make full use of the latest technology, investigative methods, and cutting-edge presentation techniques to drive home his legal arguments. Read More.

Ken Riley, Partner

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Nursing Home Abuse and Negligence
  • Car Accidents
  • Birth Injuries

As a trial attorney, Ken Riley knows first hand the devastating and life-altering impacts an accident can have on a victim and his or her family. 
For over ten years, Ken Riley has been helping injured people across the State of Alabama. Having focused his practice on complex litigation including automobile accidents, nursing home neglect, child related injuries and burn victims, he has built a name and reputation for himself throughout the region. Ken has litigated and settled numerous cases achieving fair and favorable results for his clients. From his small-town upbringing in Alexander City to his college education at the University of Alabama followed by law school at Cumberland School of Law at Samford University, his diverse background has fostered his innate ability to relate to people from all walks of life. 

Ken is a member of the Alabama Bar Association, American Association for Justice and the Alabama Association for Justice. Read More.

JD Lawrence, Partner

JD’s work experience prior to joining Farris, Riley & Pitt equipped him with a spirit of diligence that he carries into his practice. He works hard to provides his clients access to the legal system so to help them move through and beyond their cases. JD concentrates his practice in the representation of victims in personal injury litigation, fraud litigation, and wrongful death litigation. He is a former clerk for the Honorable N. Daniel Rogers, Circuit Court Judge for Jefferson County Alabama. He is a member of The Alabama Bar Association and the Alabama Association for Justice. Read More.

Anastastia Allmon, Attorney

Anastasia Allmon was born in Chi?inau, Moldova – a small Eastern European country and former Soviet republic. Growing up in the chaos of the fallen Soviet Union, she witnessed widespread injustice and prejudice, intensified by a steady economic downfall. This environment instilled in her the importance of education, hard work, and perseverance, and gave rise to her passion for human rights and civil liberties, economics and public policy. Anastasia moved to the United States at the age of ten and later pursued her interests at Millsaps College, a liberal arts school in Jackson, Mississippi, where she graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a minor in Political Science. Upon graduation, she sought a legal education at the University of Mississippi (“Ole Miss”) in Oxford, graduating with a Juris Doctor and Certificate in Criminal Law. Anastasia is still fluent in Russian – speaking, reading and writing. Read More.

Brett Hollett, Attorney

Brett Hollett has resided in Birmingham for over twenty-five years and is a graduate of the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University.  He also holds a B.S., Economics, from Birmingham Southern College. Prior to joining Farris Riley & Pitt, Brett was a partner at a local law firm where he focused on personal injury and criminal defense work.  Brett’s main focus throughout his legal career has been centered around helping people.  He truly believes the best way to do that is to first listen to his clients’ needs and then provide them with a voice to help level the playing field.  His practice is concentrated in the areas of Personal Injury, Car Accidents and Wrongful Death.  He understands how important each case is and appreciates the opportunity to serve and help his clients in their time of need. Read More.

Jessica Zorn, Attorney

Jessica Zorn was born near Detroit, Michigan and raised outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 2010 after studying economics and Italian cooking for a semester in Turin, Italy.  Jessica became a southerner in 2010 when she joined the rest of her family in Birmingham, Alabama.  Her domestic and international travels taught her to be adaptive, inquisitive and passionate about interacting with people of diverse ages, nationalities and backgrounds. Read More.

Meredith Maitrejean, Attorney

Meredith K. Maitrejean joined Farris, Riley & Pitt, LLP in 2016 and is licensed to practice law in the state of Alabama. Meredith was born in New Orleans, LA and raised in Birmingham.  She is a graduate of John Carroll Catholic High School.  She received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication & Information Sciences from the University of Alabama in 2012.  While at Alabama, Meredith was active in her sorority, Zeta Tau Alpha. Read More.

Nate VanDerVeer, Attorney

Nathan “Nate” VanDerVeer was born in Cleveland, Ohio and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. He received his B.A., Political Science, from Auburn University in 2003 and his J.D. from Mississippi College School of Law in 2007, where he was active on the trial team, President of the Mississippi Trial Lawyers Association (Student Division) and twice awarded the Roy Noble Lee Scholarship (2006 and 2007) for outstanding service to the community. While in law school, Nate also founded and coached Mississippi’s first high school lacrosse club at Saint Andrew’s Episcopal School in Ridgeland, Mississippi, which is still thriving today. Read More.


LawCall Host

Tiffany Bittner, Host

Tiffany Bittner, LawCall HostTiffany has 10 years experience in television news media. She has worked in Montgomery, AL and Birmingham, AL.

In Montgomery, Tiffany worked for WAKA CBS 8 covering everything from the removal of the Ten Commandments Monument with Former Chief Justice Roy Moore to the Gubernatorial election of Bob Riley in 2002.

In Birmingham, Tiffany worked for WBRC FOX6 where she started as a general assignment reporter and was promoted to weekend anchor. She also filled in anchoring their weekday 9 and 10 o'clock news casts. Highlights of her time working in Birmingham include:

• Anchoring live coverage of the Mercedes- Benz Marathon from 2005-2009.
• Live interviews with Nancy Grace of CNN on missing Alabama teen Natalee Holloway.
• Covering then Presidential candidate Barack Obama's visit to Birmingham as well as Former Republican Presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani. 

Some of Tiffany's favorite celebrity interviews include country singers Jodee Messina, Kenny Chesney and Montgomery Gentry, Chef and Author Paula Deen, Author Rick Braggs, Fashion Designer Tim Gunn, Bob the Builder and Kat Von D from TLC's Miami Ink just to name a few. 


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For further information, please visit the website of Farris, Riley & Pitt. LawCall is underwritten in the public interest by Farris, Riley & Pitt, LLP.

LawCall is a servicemark of Carleton Public Relations



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