Blake W. Harper IV is a 2011 graduate of Birmingham-Southern College. There, he received his bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
During his time at Cumberland Blake has became very active on campus. He was selected as a Caruthers Fellow and a Career Development Advisory Board Member. He is also a Moot Court Associate Chief Justice. Blake was awarded the Scholar of Merit in Contracts I and was named to the Dean’s List for the Fall of 2018 and the Spring of 2019.
Blake enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, watching just about any televised sport, and traveling. He and his wife RaeAnna have two dogs, a four-year-old Goldendoodle named Dash and a three-year-old standard poodle named Lulu. They also enjoy spending time with their dogs at home and at various dog friendly Birmingham attractions such as Ruffner Mountain, Red Mountain, and the Loch Haven dog park. When Blake is not with his family, he tries to play as much golf as he possibly can.
Click here to read Blake’s article regarding the Alabama Supreme Court oral arguments held at Samford University on October 22, 2019.
Also, read Blake’s article regarding the recent 11th Circuit Court of Appeals decision subjecting third-party beneficiaries to arbitration clauses.