Meet the 205: Deborah Alley Smith

Smith is a civil litigation attorney with an active post-judgment and appellate litigation practice and is a member of the insurance practice group at Christian & Small. She is the president of the Birmingham Bar Foundation and was president of the Birmingham Bar Volunteer Lawyers Program in 2015. She also serves on the board of the Birmingham Business Alliance and is a member of the 2014 class of Leadership Birmingham.

Alma Mater The University of Tennessee

on my Bucket List When I retire from law, I’d like to work for a nonprofit, especially one that would allow me to help improve education in Alabama.

Toughest Challenge Raising two children while maintaining a full-time law practice

Smartphone App Wunderlist and Flipboard

Favorite Musician Jackson Browne

Dessert Anything with chocolate