April 26, 2019Share:
At Wilkins Miller, we know that our success comes from our employees’ unique abilities and personalities. Each month, we will give you a behind-the-scenes look at a member of our team. This month, we’ll introduce you to Allen Carroll. We hope you’ll enjoy getting to know what makes Allen a great addition to our team.
Q: What do you do at Wilkins Miller?
My focus is on helping lawyers and their clients with disputes, most often commercial litigation matters. I am also the firm’s managing partner.
Q: What makes you good at your job?
Being genuine, staying focused, listening and creating leaders
Q: What do you like most about Wilkins Miller?
Its culture, its people and the great clients we get to work with
Q: What is your favorite band/genre of music/artist?
Everything classic and hard rock
Q: When not working, what do you enjoy?
I enjoy reading anything business related; getting outside and while I haven’t flown in a while, I love airplanes, enjoy riding my motorcycle (a chopper) and boating our coastal waters.
Q: What is your favorite food?
Steak and potatoes
Q: What one thing would you take on a deserted island?
My beautiful wife
Q: What is your favorite quote?
I have many, but I recently saw one from Henry Ford that resonated with me – “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.”
Q: What is an interesting fact about you?
While working through college at the airport, I learned to do wheelies in a wheel chair while waiting on the arrival of the planes – I could keep the wheel chair on two wheels for about as long as I wanted.
Q: What is your life goal/dream/aspiration?
To feel like I have reached my potential