Whatever your legal issues may be, you need an experienced, creative, resourceful attorney at your side to help you resolve those issues as quickly and as cost-effectively as possible. While The Odum Law Firm can provide exceptional legal counsel in nearly any circumstance, we specialize in the following areas of practice:
The Odum Law Firm’s knowledge and experience can help you every step of the way, from the initial consultation to the final divorce decree, and beyond.
The Odum Law Firm has considerable experience in complex property division cases. Couples battling over sentimental items — photo albums, pets and heirlooms — often overlook their larger financial picture. The Odum Law Firm brings those issues to the forefront so that no client is treated unfairly in the equitable division of property.
Whenever possible, it’s encouraged that both parties seek an amicable resolution of child custody disputes, however, The Odum Law Firm warns clients to never assume that the other party will “play nice” or keep the children’s best interests in mind.
When the battle for custodial rights is tough, The Odum Law Firm vigorously defends your rights and protects your children’s interests. Through strong advocacy, we aim for reasonable agreements that prevent future conflict.
With over 37 years experience helping people in Birmingham with family law problems, The Odum Law Firm knows the judges, magistrates and procedures in the city and surrounding counties. We can help you get through this situation with minimum stress and maximum success.
Welcoming a new member into the family via adoption is an exciting time for families. However, the adoption process can be challenging and confusing. The Odum Law Firm can help you and your family members with the legal adoptions of both children and adults. If you want to adopt a child, we can help make that dream a reality. We will provide you the information necessary to determine if you meet the Alabama Family Code requirements for an adoption and help you formalize your new family structure.
The Odum Law Firm is highly skilled in both aspects of estate law. We can help you and your family gain peace of mind through proactive planning and careful resolution of all types of estate matters after a loved one has passed away.
Whether it be a General Durable, Springing, Specific/Limited, or even Healthcare Power of Attorney, The Odum Law Firm can help you identify and draft the ideal Power of Attorney to suit your needs.
At The Odum Law Firm, we will take the time to understand your personal finances, your family’s needs and your health care preferences in helping you prepare or update your will as part of your estate plan. The purpose of the plan is to make sure that important family needs are met, and that your choices are honored in the future, leaving no room for unpleasant surprises.