Lawley, Alabama Lawyers

Drew McNutt
(844) 529-8255Free Consultation
Birmingham, AL Attorney
7 years experience
John R. Spade
(844) 529-8255Free Consultation
Birmingham, AL Attorney
Bobby J. Bell
(844) 529-8255Free Consultation
Birmingham, AL Lawyer
13 years experience
Christopher Smitherman
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Montevallo, AL Attorney. 22 years experience
(205) 665-4357 725 West Street
Montevallo, AL 35115
Criminal, Family, Personal Injury and Probate
University of Mississippi
With over 20 years of experience in the legal community, Chris Smitherman has earned the reputation for being a strong advocate for his clients. Although he is licensed to practice in any and all state courts located in Alabama and Mississippi, he predominately works in Central Alabama with a heavy focus in Shelby, Chilton, Bibb, and Jefferson Counties. Chris grew up in small town Montevallo, the son of two pharmacists, and attended and graduated Jemison High School. Before earning his JD and while in law school, Chris worked as a licensed realtor. Chris possesses the skill...
Brent, AL Attorney.
(205) 926-7755 1186 University Way Ste D
Brent, AL 35034
Birmingham School of Law(AL)
Centreville, AL Attorney. 35 years experience
(205) 928-2202 205 Cox Holw
Centreville, AL 35042
Centreville, AL Lawyer. 21 years experience
(205) 926-3104 PO Box 242
Centreville, AL 35042
Health Care
Centreville, AL Lawyer. 35 years experience
(205) 926-3106 35 Court Sq E Ste 101
Centreville, AL 35042-2274
Centreville, AL Attorney. 33 years experience
(205) 926-5304 PO Box 282
Centreville, AL 35042
Centreville, AL Attorney. 12 years experience
(205) 316-9115 1144 Walnut Street
Centreville, AL 35042
Criminal, Juvenile and Social Security Disability
Centreville, AL Lawyer. 13 years experience
(205) 316-9115 1144 Walnut Street
Centreville, AL 35042
Bankruptcy, Divorce and Family
Jeannie Bugg Walston
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer. 24 years experience
(205) 868-6037 P.O. Box 598512
Birmingham, AL 35259-8512
Free ConsultationEmployment and Workers' Comp
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
My practice is devoted to civil defense litigation, including defending federal black lung claims, workers' compensation litigation, defending mass toxic torts, mining matters, and personal injury defense at both trial and appellate levels. I am admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Alabama as well as the Eleventh Circuit of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.
Gregory Andrews Cade
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer. 27 years experience
(800) 749-9200 2160 Highland Ave
Birmingham, AL 35205
Free ConsultationAsbestos and Environmental
Miles College
Attorney Gregory A. Cade is specialized in Environmental and Occupational Law. With a remarkable professional experience of over 20 years, he has successfully represented thousands of asbestos victims who were struggling with terrible diseases such as mesothelioma obtain significant compensation for their injuries. Gregory A. Cade is also the chairman of Environmental Litigation Group, P.C., which he joined in 1993 as an investigator and litigation paralegal, as well as a member of numerous renowned groups and associations, including the American Bar Association and the National Registry of Environmental Professionals. Having received a Bachelor’s Degree in Natural Science and...
Josh J. Wright
(844) 529-8255Free Consultation
Birmingham, AL Attorney
C. Carter Clay
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Birmingham, AL Attorney
Mr. Richard Stephen Jaffe
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer. 40 years experience
(205) 930-9800 2320 Arlington Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35205
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
University of Alabama School of Law
I have been a NBTA Board certified criminal law specialist since 1984, and concentrate in the areas of white-collar criminal defense and defense of serous crimes that include DUI charges. I have represented lawyers, businness men and woman, mayors, corporations, politicians, doctors and others for over thirty seven years. I am also a former prosecutor. In 2014 Super Lawyers lists me as one of the top 10 lawyers in the State, and I am the only criminal lawyer in the State on that exclusive list. I served on the board of NACDL for 9 years, and am former president of...
James Blount Griffin
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Mountain Brook, AL Attorney. 15 years experience
(205) 502-2199 6 Office Park Circle, Suite 100
Mountain Brook, AL 35223
Free ConsultationElder, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Vanderbilt University Law School
We help you find the peace of mind that comes from taking care of your family and property. You want to protect your assets and save them for those you love. We are all mortal, and planning now for bad health or even sudden death allows you live your life to the fullest. My current practice combines experience in real estate law with estate planning and elder law. I am administrator of my late mother's affairs and guardian for my disabled older brother. My father, a veteran of World War II and the Korean War,...
(877) 290-8415 3355 Lenox Road, Suite 750
Atlanta, GA 30326
Marcus L Hunt
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Birmingham, AL Attorney. 12 years experience
(205) 408-3025 2803 Greystone Commercial Blvd
Suite 12
Birmingham, AL 35242
Free ConsultationBusiness, Entertainment & Sports, IP and Real Estate
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Marcus L. Hunt is a partner with Duell | Hunt law firm. He received his Doctor of Jurisprudence from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University and his undergraduate degree in History/Political Science from East Texas Baptist University. Marcus has been admitted to practice in the State of Alabama and before the United States District Courts for Alabama. Marcus represents franchise clients across the United States and internationally. He has helped both start-up companies and entrepreneurs reach their goals through franchising as well as established franchise companies that have a global presence. Marcus’ franchise law practice...
Joseph A. Ingram
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer. 13 years experience
(205) 335-2640 3 Office Park Cir
Suite 230
Birmingham, AL 35223
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Birmingham School of Law
I have been practicing law in Alabama for 12 years. My practice is based on litigation of civil and criminal cases. I have represented individuals and businesses throughout the state of Alabama and the Southeast in Federal court. To date, I have successfully tried more than 10 federal jury trials, including two excessive force actions under 42 U.S.C. 1983 and one case under the Eight Amendment for cruel and unusual punishment. I was selected by the Federal Court to serve as a charter member of the Federal Defender for the Northern District of Alabama . Also, my...
Jason A Shamblin
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer.
(877) 562-0000 2131 Magnolia Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35205
Free ConsultationInsurance Claims, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Noteworthy Verdicts and Settlements $6 Million- Motel fire case $11.5 Million- Business litigation $1.6 Million- School bus crossing $1.6 Million- Tow-truck wreck $3 Million- Tractor-trailer case $3.5 Million- Tractor-trailer case $750,000- Workplace injury $200,000- Dram shop case $150,000- Dram shop case
Jerry Michael Blevins
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer. 22 years experience
(205) 313-6378 Chase Corporate Center
1 Chase Corporate Drive, Suite 400
Birmingham, AL 35244
Free ConsultationAppeals, Criminal, Divorce and Legal Malpractice
Jones School of Law
The Law Office of Jerry M. Blevins was founded in April 1994, by Jerry M. Blevins. Mr. Blevins practices in all levels of state and federal courts in Alabama, with a primary focus in the areas of criminal defense, personal injury, legal malpractice, family law, divorce, juvenile law, and appellate work in both criminal and civil cases. With offices located in Montgomery and Birmingham, Alabama, Mr. Blevins represents clients throughout the State of Alabama as well as in other states as co-counsel. Mr. Blevins has a stellar reputation among his peers, the community, and those he has...
(334) 262-7600 Carr, Riggs & Ingram Building
7550 Halcyon Summit Drive, Suite 100
Montgomery, AL 36117
Stacey A. Davis
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer. 14 years experience
(205) 777-9906 2160 Highland Avenue S., Suite 100-117
Birmingham, AL 35205
Business, Entertainment & Sports, IP and Trademarks
University of Connecticut School of Law
The Law Firm of Stacey A. Davis is an entertainment and intellectual property law firm, representing creative clients in the film, television, music and book publishing industries. The Firm also assists business professionals with the development, protection and commercialization of their intellectual property rights, including copyrights, trademarks and trade secrets. From up and coming artists and emerging companies to established professionals, the Firm assists clients with small business planning, contract negotiation and dispute resolution. Stacey practiced for over a decade at one of the country's top law firms before opening her own firm. Stacey has been named...
Paula C. Greenway
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer. 21 years experience
(205) 324-4000 505 20th St N #1220
Birmingham, AL 35203
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Foreclosure Defense
Birmingham School of Law
Soon after receiving her J.D. from the Birmingham School of Law, Paula Greenway opened up her own law firm where she now helps individuals who are struggling with substantial amounts of debt. As a bankruptcy lawyer, she strives to effectively assist her clients so that they can make the best financial decision for their situation. Due to her many years of experience, Paula is licensed to practice in the federal courts for the Northern and Southern districts of Alabama as well as the Alabama Supreme Court. She is currently a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys and...
G. Rick DiGiorgio
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Birmingham, AL Attorney.
(877) 562-0000 2131 Magnolia Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35205
Free ConsultationEnvironmental, Personal Injury, Products Liability and Workers' Comp
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Court Admissions The Supreme Court of Alabama U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit Appointments In Re: Conagra Peanut Butter Products Liability Litigation: Plaintiffs' Steering Committee; Discovery Subcommittee Honors, Awards & Recognitions Super Lawyers - 2012 AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated Martindale-Hubbell Inaugural President - Catholic Lawyers Group: St. Thomas...
Anne Reilly Moses
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Birmingham, AL Attorney. 37 years experience
(205) 967-0901 300 Cahaba Park Circle, Suite 100
Birmingham, AL 35242
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
St. John's University School of Law
Anne R. Moses received her B. A. from Barnard College, Columbia University, New York; and Juris Doctor from St. John’s University School of Law. She is admitted to practice in New York and Alabama. Anne is a Certified Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation, member of the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys and former Chair of the Elder Law Services Committee of the Birmingham Bar Association. She also has received her Mediation Certification from the Alabama State Bar and serves on the Board of the SOS Foundation. She has been voted as one of the Best...
Tyler C. Vail
(844) 529-8255Free Consultation
Birmingham, AL Attorney
16 years experience
Shane Michael Oncale
(205) 458-9805Free Consultation
Birmingham, AL Lawyer
22 years experience
Josh J. Wright
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Birmingham, AL Attorney.
(844) 529-8255 2201 Morris Ave
Birmingham, AL 35203
Free ConsultationBusiness, Environmental, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Alabama School of Law
David R. Clark
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Prattville, AL Attorney. 16 years experience
(334) 361-7750 830 Peachtree Street
Prattville, AL 36066
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Criminal and Family
University of Alabama School of Law
I have a wide-range of experience from working as: (1) an associate for a year with a defense law firm in Birmingham, Alabama, where I was assigned to many complex civil law suits; (2) an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Alabama for three years handling death penalty appeals; and (3) a US Army lawyer (JAG) since 2002 (with more than 4 years on active duty to include two deployments to the Middle East). Since 2007, I have been in private practice in Prattville, Alabama. My law firm focuses on immigration, bankruptcy, criminal defense,...
Walter Allen Blakeney
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Birmingham, AL Attorney. 9 years experience
(800) 884-9600 420 20th St N #2200
Birmingham, AL 35203
Free ConsultationSocial Security Disability
Valparaiso University School of Law
Walter A. Blakeney was born in Mobile, Alabama in 1981. He graduated from Auburn University with Bachelor of Arts Degrees in Criminology and Political Science. He received his Juris Doctor degree from Valparaiso University School of Law. He is licensed to practice in the state of Alabama, all Federal Courts in Alabama and the Federal Court for the Northern District of Florida. He has been an attorney with Brock & Stout since 2007, exclusively handling Social Security cases since 2009. He is a member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR).
(800) 884-9600 273 Azalea Rd #2 Suite 300
Mobile, AL 36609
(800) 884-9600 2731 Ross Clark Cir
Dothan, AL 36301
(800) 884-9600 4121 Carmichael Rd
Suite 302
Montgomery, AL 36106
(800) 884-9600 807 E Lee St
Enterprise, AL 36330
(800) 884-9600 211 Dunson St
Andalusia, AL 36420
(800) 884-9600 702 3rd St
Chipley, FL 32428
William Lee Pfeifer Jr
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Birmingham, AL Attorney. 23 years experience
(800) 737-3702 One Perimeter Park South
Suite 100N
Birmingham, AL 35243
Free ConsultationAppeals, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
William L. Pfeifer, Jr., (Bill Pfeifer) is an Alabama appellate lawyer representing clients all over the State of Alabama. He is a former staff attorney to the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals, and has been practicing law since 1993. To learn more about his law practice, visit www.WilliamPfeifer.com.
Mr. David Paul Martin
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Tuscaloosa, AL Lawyer. 24 years experience
(877) 290-2812 Suite 1
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
Free ConsultationEmployment, Insurance Claims and Social Security Disability
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
I am a 1992 Graduate of the University of Alabama School of Law and graduated with honors in the top 10% of my class. I previously graduated magna cum laude from the University of Houston at Clear Lake. I am a member of the Alabama State Bar, the Tuscaloosa County Bar Association, the federal court bars for the Southern, Middle, and Northern Districts of Alabama, and the 2d, 5th & 11th Circuit court of Appeals. I also a member of the Alabama Association for Justice. I currently serve as president of the board for a charitable organization in...
C. Carter Clay
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Birmingham, AL Attorney.
(844) 529-8255 2201 Morris Ave
Birmingham, AL 35203
Free ConsultationBusiness, Consumer, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Bobby J. Bell
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer. 13 years experience
(844) 529-8255 2201 Morris Ave
Birmingham, AL 35203
Free ConsultationConsumer, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Mississippi College School of Law
Summer G Walker
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Birmingham, AL Attorney. 12 years experience
(205) 201-0898 PO Box 185
Birmingham, AL 35201
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Juvenile
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Summer G. Walker, PC is a Birmingham, AL law firm providing quality legal work with a personalized touch in the areas of family law, probate and estate planning. I am a licensed, insured attorney with 10 years of experience as a practicing lawyer in Alabama. I offer both limited-scope and full representation options for certain services, along with flat and hourly rates so you can choose which type of representation and rate structure fits your needs the best.
Ernest Cory
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer.
(877) 562-0000 2131 Magnolia Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35205
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Products Liability
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Court Admissions The Supreme Court of the United States The Supreme Court of Alabama U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama U.S. District Court Southern District of Alabama U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida U.S. District Court Eastern District of Oklahoma U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee...
William Grady Nolan
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Hoover, AL Lawyer. 34 years experience
(877) 277-3557 1232 Blue Ridge Blvd.
Hoover, AL 35226
Free ConsultationElder, Estate Planning and Probate
1982 graduate, Cumberland School of Law Former Chair of the Jefferson County Council on Aging Current Chair of the Birmingham Bar Association's Elder Law committee Former Chair of the Alabama State Bar's Real Property, Probate and Trust bar section
Bryan S. Brinyark
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Northport, AL Lawyer. 23 years experience
(205) 759-5773 31 McFarland Blvd.
Suite 200
Northport, AL 35476
Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
University of Alabama School of Law
Bryan S. Brinyark was born and raised in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He graduated from the University of Alabama in 1990 and received his Juris Doctor from the University of Alabama School of Law in 1993 where he was a member of Phi Delta Phi and the Farrah Law Society. He was admitted to the bar in 1993 and is licensed to practice in all Alabama State Courts as well as the U.S. District Courts in the Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama. Mr. Brinyark is a member of the Alabama and Tuscaloosa Bar Associations as well as the...
Christopher Stanfield
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer. 5 years experience
(205) 502-2200 420 20th St N #2200
Birmingham, AL 35203
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
Samford University
Christopher Stanfield was born in Montgomery, Alabama in 1984. He graduated from Troy University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 2006. He received his Juris Doctor degree from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in 2011. He became a member of the Alabama State Bar in 2011. He is currently licensed to practice in all Alabama State Courts and the United State District Court for the Middle District of Alabama. He joined Brock & Stout in September of 2012, and his primary area of practice is Consumer Bankruptcy.
(800) 884-9600 4121 Carmichael Rd Suite 302
Montgomery, AL 36106
(334) 671-5555 2731 Ross Clark Cir
Dothan, AL 36301
(334) 393-4357 807 E Lee St
Enterprise, AL 36330
(251) 460-1111 273 Azalea Rd #2 Suite 300
Mobile, AL 36609
(334) 222-5600 211 Dunson St
Andalusia, AL 36420
(850) 415-1400 702 3rd St
Chipley, FL 32428
Shane Michael Oncale
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer. 22 years experience
(205) 458-9805 1 Chase Corporate Dr
#400
Birmingham, AL 35244
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
I pride myself in giving personal attention to my clients. Our firm represents individuals in the middle of a divorce or other family law crisis. In most cases, our clients will be faced with difficult issues that have a very real personal impact beyond the simple legal analysis. Most will be facing such issues and the law for the first time in their lives. Fear, confusion and uncertainly are rampant. We try to provide a safe haven and a place for sound advice handed out with patience, personal attention and compassion. If we can...
(205) 458-9805 7027 Madison Pike
#108
Huntsville, AL 35806
G. Whit Drake
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Birmingham, AL Attorney. 28 years experience
(877) 324-5300 2 Perimeter Park S, #510E
Birmingham, AL 35243
Free ConsultationConstruction, Employment, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
Drake Law Firm is a Birmingham Alabama personal injury firm. Founded by Whit Drake, our firm's practice is strictly limited to personal injury and wrongful death claims. Throughout the state of Alabama, our attorneys handle car accidents, truck accidents, texting accidents, defective product claims, construction accidents and general injury claims. Recently voted as a Top Birmingham Personal Injury Attorney by the Birmingham Magazine, Whit Drake believes clients should receive the best legal representation that is available. He was also named as a Top Rated Personal Injury Lawyer by the Birmingham Metro magazine. Call us today for a free consultation. Required by...
R. Steven Baker
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Hoover, AL Lawyer.
(888) 328-2400 3829 Lorna Rd
#302
Hoover, AL 35244
Free ConsultationMedical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
Birmingham School of Law (AL)
Patrick K Yeatts Esq.
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Birmingham, AL Attorney. 6 years experience
(205) 530-1331 2829 2nd Ave S Suite 220
Birmingham, AL 35233
Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Juvenile
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Patrick K. Yeatts is the owner and founder of The Yeatts Law Firm. Before founding The Yeatts Law Firm, Patrick served low-income families of Jefferson County, Alabama as a staff attorney for The Legal Aid Society of Birmingham, a non-profit organization affiliated with the Birmingham Bar Association. As a certified guardian ad litem, Patrick represented children who were removed from abusive homes or caught in the middle of custody battles. He ensured their legal rights were protected and their voices heard. Appearing in Birmingham’s family court almost every day, Patrick gained valuable trial experience, built strong relationships in the legal...
Andrea L Sapone
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Birmingham, AL Attorney.
(877) 562-0000 2131 Magnolia Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35205
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Products Liability
Birmingham-Southern College
Honors, Awards, & Accomplishments Dean's List Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges Golden Key International Honor Society
Dean D. Stein
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Birmingham, AL Attorney. 15 years experience
(205) 991-5600 130 Inverness Plaza, #382
www.harvillesteinlawoffices.com
Birmingham, AL 35242
Free ConsultationBroker Fraud, Estate Planning and Insurance Claims
Birmingham School of Law
Our practice includes probate matters, including estate administration where their is a will or where no will was left, known as an intestate administration, heir property issues, pet trusts, wills, powers of attorney, probate of will, guardianships and conservatorships, mediation of disputes, ancillary administrations, personal injury representing clients outside Alabama who have had a loved one die in Alabama, representing Alabamians in their estate matters in Jefferson County, Shelby County, Birmingham, Bessemer and throughout Alabama. Contact us at (205) 991-5600 or at www.harvillesteinlawoffices.com. ALABAMA RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT REQUIRES THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT: "No representation is made that the quality of...
Randal Simpson Ford
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Tuscaloosa, AL Lawyer. 25 years experience
(205) 454-7500 422 Paul W. Bryant Drive East
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
Criminal, DUI, Employment and Personal Injury
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
The Ford Firm practices personal injury law and wrongful death. We represent students in criminal cases such as Marijuana Possession , DUI / DWI, Public Intoxication and other misdemeanors. The Firm also practices in the area of domestic relations including contested and uncontested divorce, custody, visitation and contempt cases.
Matthew Davis
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Birmingham, AL Lawyer. 6 years experience
(205) 322-8558 2001 Park Place North
Suite 875
Birmingham, AL 35203
Collections, Consumer, Insurance Claims and Medical Malpractice
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
At some point in every person's life, they come into contact with the law, whether it is when you or someone you love has been injured in an accident, you are being harassed by a collections agency, or you are forming a new business and want to protect your rights. At Traylor & Davis, we understand the needs of businesses and individuals and will do what it takes to protect your rights. We represent people just like you who have suffered physical and emotional injuries as a result of accidents, unsafe products, unsafe working conditions, and other negligent or wrongful actions;...