Alabama Supreme Cour...

A recent Alabama Supreme Court ruling has taken on the Federal Supreme Court benchmark abortion decision Roe v. Wade, specifically regarding the standards determining fetal viability. In its unanimous 40 page decision issued in Amy Hamilton v. Dr. Warren Scott et al., the court reversed a...

Finding a good attorney in Alabama

If you need an attorney, making sure you select the right one can be the difference between a positive outcome or a negative one. Here are a few tips to follow when selecting a lawyer: 1. Ask People You Know for Recommendations A personal recommendation is always the best place to start. It doesn’t mean you should automatically go with the first name you hear, but you can build a good short list for further investigation. You can always ask friends and family. If the matter is business related, you might also want to ask some trusted professional colleagues. If the attorney is busy, and the best ones always are, having a personal...

How to Become an Att...

Pursuing a career as an attorney in the state of Alabama is a potentially lucrative endeavor. This particular career path is projected to grow by 18 percent during the next several years. Alabama has both the need and the ability to support people interested in becoming an attorney. After...