Top Homewood, AL First Degree Murder Lawyers Near You

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    Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

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    Merrell Law Firm, LLC

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

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    Kirk Drennan Law

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

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    The Cochran Firm

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

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    Tiffany & Bosco, P.A.

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

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    Littler Mendelson, P.C.

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

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    The Malbrough Firm, LLC

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

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    Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

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    Jackson Lewis P.C.

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Russo, White & Keller, P.C.

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Wettermark Keith, LLC

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Charles "Chuck" Price, II, Counselor at Law

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Rubio Law Firm, PC

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Homewood Office

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Homewood Office

  • Attorney at Law

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Shabani Law Office, LLC

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Baxley Jackson Law Firm

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Pooja Chawla P.C.

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Barclay Law LLC

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial, LLC

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Boles Holmes Parkman White LLC

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Hall Booth Smith, P.C.

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Blalock & Blalock

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Thomas, Means, Gillis & Seay, P.C.

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

  • Michael C. Shores, P.C.

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

    First Degree Murder Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Homewood, AL

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Find a First Degree Murder Attorney near Homewood

Are You Facing First Degree Murder Charges?

Have you been charged with first degree murder? First degree murder is a felony-level homicide, and if convicted, you could be imprisoned for years, life or face the death penalty. Contact a Homewood attorney skilled in defending first degree murder cases to protect your legal rights.

Elements of First Degree Murder

First degree murder is the most serious charge you can get for killing another person. While the specific definition will differ by state, it typically requires premeditation and planning. Often first degree murder charges occur when the killer was lying in wait, or was committing a felony, such as rape or burglary.

Best Time to Seek Legal Help

No matter what your legal issue may be, it is always best to seek legal help early in the process. An attorney can help secure what is likely to be the best possible outcome for your situation and avoid both unnecessary complications or errors.

Tips on Approaching an Initial Attorney Consultation

  • Use the consultation as a means of gaining a better understanding of your legal situation.
  • Ask the attorney how many cases similar to yours he/she has handled. An attorney’s experience and knowledge can speak to their expertise (or lack of) in addressing your situation.
  • Your attorney should be able to articulate roughly how long a case like yours will take to resolve and what sort of procedures to expect.
  • Determine how comfortable you are working with the lawyer and/or law firm.

Points to Consider Before Hiring a Lawyer

Experience. Regardless of the type of legal matter you need help with, an experienced attorney will usually be able to get you better results.

Competence. Determine an attorney’s expertise by asking about their track record for the issue you need help with resolving.

Fit. There are plenty of good attorneys out there; make sure you find one you are comfortable working with.

Common legal terms explained

Pro se – This Latin term refers to representing yourself in court instead of hiring professional legal counsel. Pro se representation can occur in either criminal or civil cases.

Statute – Refers to a law created by a legislative body. For example, the laws enacted by Congress are statutes.

Subject matter jurisdiction – Requirement that a particular court have authority to hear the claim based on the specific type of issue brought to the court. For example, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court only has subject matter jurisdiction over bankruptcy filings, therefore it does not have the authority to render binding judgment over other types of cases, such as divorce.

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