Allison Taylor


University Counsel and General Counsel – SRI

The University of Alabama System


Physical Address:

Southern Research Institute

2000 9th Avenue South

Birmingham, AL  35205


Mailing Address:

Southern Research Institute

P. O. Box 55305

Birmingham, AL  35255-5305


Tel:  205-581-2833




BS – The University of Alabama

JD – The University of Alabama School of Law

LL.M. – New York University School of Law


Professional Memberships:

Alabama State Bar

American Bar Association

American College of Trust and Estate Counsel

American Institute on Federal Taxation, Board of Trustees

Birmingham Bar Association

Birmingham Business Alliance

Birmingham Collaborative Alliance

International Academy of Collaborative Professionals

National Association of College and University Attorneys


After many years in private practice, Allison joined the Office of Counsel in 2014. She serves as General Counsel of Southern Research Institute, an affiliated research organization serving the life sciences, engineering, energy, and environmental protection industries. Her legal experience includes a wide variety of business matters and transactions encompassing the areas of business and strategic planning, operations and risk management.