Practice Areas

Civil Litigation  Criminal Defense  Divorce & Family Law  Personal Injury

Social Security & Disability  ~ Discrimination Law ~ Special Education Law

Business Law  ~   Estate Planning & Probate  Elder Law

At the Rodgers Law Firm, it is our mission to provide a complete range of legal services. We are the only firm you’ll need through any challenges or changes that life brings you and your family. By offering a comprehensive knowledge, we can ensure that all of the legal elements in your life work together in the most dynamic and effective way possible.
From the formation of your business to succession plans for the coming generations and any domestic or civil disputes you might face, we will make sure that you are taken care of.
The following overviews provide a brief look at each of our practice areas.
For a more thorough understanding of how we can help you, please contact our office or click on the title links below.

Any time that an individual feels that they have suffered egregious harm due to the negligence or misconduct of another person or party, they have the option of filing a civil suit against them in order to recover financial compensation for their ordeal.
Many such cases can be resolved before reaching the trial phase; however, in the event that your case does proceed to trial, it’s important to have a seasoned Alabama civil litigation attorney on your side. A savvy civil litigation lawyer can help you navigate the pitfalls of the Alabama civil courts and greatly increase the likelihood of you obtaining a favorable outcome.
It’s not enough to be in the right when it comes to civil litigation matters – you need to have dedicated legal representation in order to present your case persuasively and keep defendants acting in good faith for as long as it takes to resolve your matter. We’re proud of our track record of success on behalf of our clients when it comes to civil litigation and we’re eager to put our experience to work for you. Pick up the phone and call Rodgers Law Firm today.

Being charged with a criminal offense in Alabama is a very serious matter. Those who are convicted of their alleged crimes may face consequences such as jail time and expensive fines.
However, felons can expect to encounter significant challenges for the rest of their lives when it comes to securing employment, renting property, and attending higher education. The best way to minimize the fallout associated with an arrest is to retain an experienced Alabama criminal defense attorney to represent you as soon as possible after you have been so charged.
If you are facing criminal charges related to drug crimes, weapons crimes, drunk driving, federal crimes, assault or other violent crimes, or are you are the parent or guardian of a child who has been charged with a delinquent act, schedule a consultation with an aggressive Alabama criminal defense lawyer immediately. We may even be able to help you expunge your criminal record if you have been previously convicted of a crime.
Don’t try to explain yourself to law enforcement officials or answer their questions after an arrest. Invoke your right to remain silent and contact a skilled criminal defense attorney instead. Call us today to get started.

Family law matters such as divorce can be very expensive, stressful, and time-consuming when individuals attempt to resolve them on their own. The best way to make sure that domestic legal challenges are handled smoothly is to hire a seasoned Alabama family law attorney to help you address them.
At Rodgers Law Firm, we have successfully facilitated divorces, child support and child custody cases, and adoptions on behalf of our Alabama clients and we look forward to showing you what we can do for you. If you and and your spouse are seeking a divorce but are communicating well and are in general agreement about the nature of your settlement, we may be able to help you pursue a mediated divorce instead of a traditional contested divorce.
Clients who pursue divorce through mediation report much higher levels of satisfaction with their final settlements than those who do not. Schedule a consultation with an experienced Alabama family law attorney to get help with a challenging domestic legal issue today.
We can assist you in protecting what is in the best interest of you and your children and help hold other parents or former partners accountable for their financial obligations to you.

When a person is gravely injured in a car crash or other accidentin the State of Alabama through no fault of their own, they have the right to file an insurance claim against those responsible in order to recover damages.
Compensation awarded in personal injury cases can be used to help pay for the medical bills, property damage, lost income, and other expenses associated with an accident as well as address a victim’s pain and suffering. By hiring an aggressive personal injury attorney to assist you during the claims process, you are far more likely to recover the maximum compensation permitted under Alabama state law for your situation.Not only can we assist you in gathering the evidence and documentation necessary to make your case, but we can also offer you fearless legal representation at trial if your case proceeds to the litigation phase.
Schedule a consultation with a savvy personal injury attorney from Rodgers Law Firm today to learn more about your rights and your legal options in the aftermath of a car crash, workplace accident, incident of medical malpractice, or other injurious accident in the State of Alabama.

If you are currently suffering from a temporary or permanent disability of a physical or mental nature that is making it difficult or impossible to be employed as you have in the past, you have the right to apply for Social Security disability insurance benefits.
Social Security Disability insurance is a federal program that provides cash benefits for qualifying applicants. Unfortunately, there is no guarantee that a legitimate application will be accepted by the Social Security Administration; in fact, the majority of first-time applicants are denied benefits. If you are applying for benefits for the first time or are seeking to appeal an application that was denied for non-technical reasons, you can greatly increase the likelihood of your application eventually being accepted by retaining the assistance of an experienced Social Security Disability insurance benefits attorney. Schedule a consultation with a knowledgeable SSDI lawyer from Rodgers Law Firm to get started on submitting or appealing an application for Social Security Disability insurance benefits in the State of Alabama. Remember, receiving SSDI benefits for a medical condition that’s preventing you from working isn’t a handout or charity, it’s your right.

Even the most driven entrepreneurs can benefit tremendously from the counsel of a dedicated Alabama business attorney when conducting transactions or litigation.
Alabama state law is very complicated when it comes to business matters, but having a skilled business attorney at your side to make sure that your actions adhere to the letter of the law allows you to concentrate on growing your business and promoting your brand instead of worrying about frivolous lawsuits or other legal challenges.
We can assist small business owners at every stage of the game when it comes to responsibly maximizing their bottom line: whether you’re dealing with business entity formation, tax issues, mergers and acquisitions, or employee contracts, we’ve got you covered.

We also have a reputation for fearless legal representation on either side of the courtroom on behalf of business owners during civil litigation related to business disputes. Talk to a reliable business lawyer today at Rodgers Law Firm to get practical answers to serious questions about business-related transactions and litigation in the State of Alabama.

We all want to ensure that the assets we have earned over a lifetime of hard work reach our loved ones and are not siphoned off by unnecessary taxation or fraudulent creditors.
By working with a skilled Alabama estate planning attorney at Rodgers Law Firm, you can get help creating a comprehensive estate plan that will not only ensure that your wealth goes to your beneficiaries in accordance with your desires, but also safeguard your rights and your dignity in the event of incapacitation or other undesirable medical contingencies.
Additionally, if you have been named the executor of an estate in the will of a deceased person, a skilled Alabama estate planning lawyer can aid you in getting a will passed through probate court without excessive time or expense. Schedule a consultation today to learn more about wills, trusts, powers of attorney, advance health care directives, and other legal tools available to you to secure your property and your peace of mind in your golden years. We’ll sit down with you and help you develop a personalized estate plan that can weather any storm the future may bring.

Senior citizens are among the most vulnerable members of our society when it comes to financial exploitation.
Caregivers, family members, and strangers who take advantage of senior citizens for their own benefit are seldom held accountable for their crimes; in fact, many seniors never even know they have been victims of financial exploitation until years after it occurs.
If a senior member of your family has been defrauded of money, property, or other assets, you should speak to an elder law attorney as soon as possible. We have a reputation for aggressive civil action on behalf of senior victims of financial exploitation and we will do everything possible to seek financial justice on your behalf if you or a member of your family has been so treated. Schedule a consultation with a fearless Alabama elder law lawyer today to find out how you can hold another person or party liable for their misconduct and possibly prevent them from victimizing other vulnerable individuals in the future.
Additionally, if you are a senior who is facing challenges related to taxes, insurance, Social Security, or other matters of elder law, we want to encourage you to contact us to get more information about your legal issue. At Rodgers Law Firm, we offer exceptional legal representation for a broad range of legal issues pertaining to the senior population besides financial exploitation.

For help with any of these important issues, call The Rodgers Law Firm, at (334) 262-0508

We’re ready to get to work for YOU.