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The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.

When choosing a criminal defense attorney in Colbert County, Alabama, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.

Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.

Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.

A criminal defense lawyer in Colbert County, Alabama should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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Anthony Baxton Hughes

Anthony Baxton Hughes
PO Box 2845
Muscle Shoals, AL 35662
Anthony Baxton Hughes is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Steven Kirk Aldridge

Steven Kirk Aldridge
102 Jackson Ct
Sheffield, AL 35660
Steven Kirk Aldridge is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

William Rufus Hovater

William Rufus Hovater
PO Box 109
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
William Rufus Hovater is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

William Underwood

William Underwood
PO Box 310
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
William Underwood is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.

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National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.

Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

ACDLA serves as the unified voice of the state's criminal defense community, promoting excellence in the practice of criminal law and protecting the rights of the accused.

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