Lawyer Profile

Law School - Samford University Cumberland School of Law

Bar Admission - 9/24/1993

Law Office Locations: Montgomery, Birmingham, Fairhope

Geographic Areas Served: All Counties in Alabama

Shawn Cole

Hill Hill Carter Franco Cole & Black, P.C.

425 South Perry Street

Montgomery, AL 36104

Phone: 334-834-7600

Toll Free | 888-447-9620


Shawn Cole’s practice focuses exclusively on workers’ compensation. Shawn is a frequent lecturer on workers’ compensation law at seminars and in-house training seminars for employers and insurers.

Areas of Practice:
Workers’ Compensation  

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, Member
Alabama State Bar Association, Member
Alabama State Bar Association, Workers' Compensation Division
Alabama Volunteer Lawyers
Alabama Workers' Compensation Defense Lawyers Association
Alabama Workers' Compensation Organization
American Inns of Court, Hugh Maddox Chapter
Christchurch Parish, Volunteer Youth Advisor
Ground Angels for Christ, Board of Directors
Kiwanis Club of Montgomery, Member
Montgomery County Bar Association, Member
Montgomery Claims Association, Member
Paseo, Board of Directors, Secretary
St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital


Shawn Cole graduated from the University of Alabama in 1990.  She went on the Cumberland School of Law, receiving her J.D. in 1993.  Shawn is married to Les Cole, an architect, and has two amazing children, Jackson and Mary Elizabeth. 


Virtually 100% of Shawn’s practice involves workers’ compensation matters.  She represents insurance companies, corporations and other businesses, both large and small, throughout Alabama, in a variety of insurance related legal matters including consultations on preventative measures to alleviate on the job injuries and handling work-related claims prior to litigation. She worked in both private practice and as in-house counsel, dealing with litigation and regulatory compliance matters for companies that underwrite workers' compensation and employers' liability coverage. 

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