Welcome to the Law Firm of Alvis and Alvis, L.L.C. It is our mission to serve our clients with every means available in accordance with the Alabama State Bar Rules and Ethics. Our firm has a unique make-up unlike any other in the surrounding area. We are proud of our history and experience which makes our ability to represent you and your case superior to many others. W. Barry Alvis and Lara McCauley Alvis are the only male / female dedicated criminal trial team in Jefferson and Shelby Counties made up of a twenty-seven year seasoned criminal defense lawyer and a former Circuit Court Assistant District Attorney. We are an AV rated law firm under Martindale-Hubbell’s ® Peer Review Rating process. W. Barry Alvis and Associates was selected by B-Metro Magazine as one of Birmingham’s Top Law Firms for 2011. This rating is the highest professional and ethical rating a law firm can be given. It is voted on by other lawyers and judges. Additionally, W. Barry Alvis and Associates, L.L.C. can be found in Martindale-Hubbell’s ® Register of Preeminent Lawyers. ™ Fewer than 5% of all law firms in America are included in this elite group. Martindale-Hubbell Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and ethical standards. Our firm has been represented in the Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum and Lara Alvis is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Alabama School of Law.
Together our diverse experience makes our legal team unlike no other in Shelby County, Jefferson County, the Greater Birmingham area and surrounding cities and counties. We pride ourselves on our trial preparation and ability to litigate any criminal or domestic matter with the in-depth preparation that each case deserves. We have our own staff that works with our office and out of office resources to utilize the expertise of psychologists, private investigators, psychiatrists, mitigation specialists, domestic violence and abuse experts, polygraph examiners, psychological testing facilities and experts, social workers, jury consultants and many other specialists depending on each individual case.