August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

DUI Update for Alabama 2018

DUI Update for Alabama 2018 The following Alabama laws were enacted recently creating the need for the DUI Update for Alabama 2018. 1. Act 2018 – 546: This Act was sponsored by…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

DUI in Auburn Alabama

DUI in Auburn Alabama We have been helping folks charged with a DUI (Driving Under the Influence) in Auburn Alabama for many years.  Our lawyers have over 25 years combined…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

2017 Alabama Parole Wrap Up!

2017 was a good year for helping inmates come home.  We were successful in helping the majority of our clients reclaim their freedom and get home to their families.  We…
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August 13, 2020 in DUI Defense

Motor Vehicle Fatalities on the Rise

With millions upon millions of vehicles of all shapes and sizes traveling up and down the roads all across the United States, it is clear that the rise in the…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Motor Vehicle Fatalities on the Rise

With millions upon millions of vehicles of all shapes and sizes traveling up and down the roads all across the United States, it is clear that the rise in the…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Parole Results for May 17, 2017

Today was a great day for all three of our clients.  They are all going home, having been granted parole by the Alabama Parole Board.  One of the clients served…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

J & J Baby Powder Verdicts

J & J Talc Verdicts Three Verdicts Total $197 million for Johnson & Johnson powder products! J & J Talc Verdicts.  Recently, two separate St. Louis juries found in favor of…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Alabama Relocation Statute-Ex and Kids are moving

Alabama Relocation Statute When determining the visitation rights for a noncustodial parent after a divorce, trial courts have broad control. They can make specific schedules laying out when the noncustodial…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Parole Results

Often times parole results are not as clear as they should be.  This week we have been successful about one half of the time.  We had some difficult cases this…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Johnson & Johnson Pushing Dangerous Drugs

Xarelto is a blood thinning medication marketed by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson. Xarelto was designed to be an alternative medication to Warfarin, which is used to…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Big Pharmaceuticals Promote Unsafe Drugs

As consumers, we expect the products we purchase to have been properly tested and screened to ensure our safety and health. This is particularly true of our drugs; both prescription…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Asbestos Exposure Leading to Mesothelioma

The primary cause of Mesothelioma is exposure to asbestos. Mesothelioma occurs when microscopic fibers of asbestos are inhaled and lodged in the tissue surrounding the lungs. The fibers lead to…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Treatment Options for Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma is a tumor of the mesothelium. Mesothelium is a thin membrane that encompasses the body's internal organs such as the lungs, stomach, and heart. The primary cause of Mesothelioma…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Paroles in Alabama May 2016

May has been a good month for Hal Walker and the Walker Law Firm.  A recent run of favorable results has caused our telephones to ring with the excitement of…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Division of Property and Assets after Divorce

Alabama is an "equitable distribution" state. This means that the division of property, assets, and debts should be fair and equitable. However, this does not necessarily mean that they are…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Ex Parte Mclendon: ‘Leaving it Alone’ in Regards to Custody

One of the hardest issues facing those going through a divorce is child custody. Custody cases tend to be inherently emotional in nature. It is the duty of the court…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Divorce Social Media

Divorce of any type is unfortunate and when you include Social Media it can become problematic.  What we tend to see that haunts clients and/or their spouses in divorce actions…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Alabama Paroles-Getting folks out

Its been a good March and April for the Walker Law Firm.  In those two months we represented a good number of clients and more often then not were successful…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

DUI Arrest Auburn Alabama

DUI Arrest Auburn Alabama Let Auburn DUI attorney Hal Walker help you with your case.  Please find some background information below. As with most laws, the DUI laws have evolved…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Criminal & Constitutional Law 101: Basic Rights

1. Right to Remain Silent: You are not required to talk to the police when questioned about a crime. Do NOT give a statement. The Fifth Amendment and the Miranda…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

2016 Recent Parole Case

We recently represented a gentleman in the Alabama Department of Corrections for property crimes.  Due to his priors, he was sentenced to Life/with.  We were able to gain his release after…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Alabama Car Wrecks

Alabama Car Wrecks Alabama is a Contributory Negligence State when it comes to reviewing Alabama Car Wrecks. Negligence cases are the legal system’s attempt to determine who is to blame…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Joint Injuries Car Accidents

Joint Injuries for Car Accident Victims In a car accident, there are many different body parts that are especially susceptible to injury. Merely a slight bump might cause substantial damage,…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Accidents involving Pedestrians

Accidents involving Pedestrians, who is at fault? If you’re involved in a personal injury lawsuit or an injury-related insurance claim in Alabama, you should be aware of the legal rules…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Driving Laws in Alabama

Driving Laws in Alabama If a serious injury or death is caused by the bad driving or bad decisions of another driver, that person needs to be held accountable for…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Causes of Asbestos Related Diseases such as Mesothelioma

Causes of Asbestos Related Diseases Asbestos is a substance that is known to be the cause of many diseases. According to the National Cancer Institute, asbestos has been classified as…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Criminal Charges for University Students

Criminal Charges for University Students At the Walker Law Firm, we represent folks charged with a variety of criminal cases involving the possession of illegal drugs, DUI, property crimes as…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

New Wave of Mesothelioma Claims

Kris Penny, 39 of Clermont, Florida, is fighting the battle of his life against a nearly insurmountable foe – mesothelioma cancer caused by exposure to asbestos. Kris was initially caught…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Alabama “D” Class Felonies

In May of 2015 Senate Bill 67 was passed to reduce recidivism, increase public safety, and lower corrections costs.  It created the new "D" Class Felonies.  Section 13A-5-6(a)(4)  covers D…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Alabama Expungements-The Facts

Folks who have previously been in legal trouble and either participated in some type of pretrial diversion program or had their case nol prossed, need to understand the new Expungement…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Alabama Paroles, off to a good start in 2016

Alabama Paroles are off to a good start in 2016.  We have had a great deal of success in both representing inmates for parole date changes, (cuts) and for the…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Auburn Alabama Defense Attorney

We were in City Court yesterday where we were able to get a man charged with DUI into a program that if he completes it, he will not have a…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Carbon Nanotubes and Mesothelioma

Carbon Nanotubes Nanotechnology is the emerging scientific study related to the use of small, thin, carbon-based materials known as nanotubes.  A great number of products manufactured with nanotubes are becoming…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Alabama Parole Attorney

As an Alabama Parole Attorney, I decided to look back at our success for 2015.  During 2015 we represented a good number of inmates in both tying to get parole…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

DUI and Criminal Defense

The Walker Law Firm has been helping young people with criminal problems for nearly 15 years.  Today we signed two new Auburn University students who had been arrested for DUI.…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Alabama DUI Laws 2015-Auburn DUI Attorney

Auburn Alabama DUI laws and statutes have created additional punishments and penalties for individuals that refuse to submit to a chemical test of their urine, breath, or blood when lawfully…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Dangerous Drugs and Devices

If you have taken any of the below drugs or used the products and believe that you have suffered an injury, contact the Walker Law Firm for a free case…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

FDA approves drug for treatment of Mesothelioma

The FDA recently approved a new drug for the treatment of Mesothelioma.  At the Walker Law Firm we help you find the best treatment available as well as representing your…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

$10 Million Mesothelioma Award

$ 10 Million Mesothelioma Award.  Attorneys recently received a $10.55 million dollar award for a man who died at the age of 52 from pleural mesothelioma.  Evidence showed that the…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Choosing a DUI Attorney-Attorney Hal Walker

I ran across this great blog by Jon Ibanez, a DUI attorney from California.  In this post he talks about things you can do when trying to select a good…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Paroles this week in Alabama

This week we will be representing 4 inmates who come up for parole.  In order to be seriously considered inmates must stay out of trouble and take programs.  Most of…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Serving Koreans in Lee County

워커법률사무소에서는 통역과 번역을 비롯한, 다양한 한국어서비스를 제공합니다. 모든 법률문제에 관한 조언이 필요하시면 언제든지 저희에게 연락을 주십시오. 저희는 최선을 다해 도와드릴 준비가 되어있습니다. 감사합니다.
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Korean, Chinese, Spanish, serving many of the nations

Due to our unlimited resources in a college town, we now have in place translation services so that we may better serve our Korean, Chinese, and Spanish neighbors.  We are…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

5 Factors in Winning a DUI Case

sobriety checkpoint Being arrested for a DUI is certainly cause for great concern, especially in Alabama.  If convicted, you will lose your license for a period of time, your insurance…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Another successful day!

Today was a pretty good day for parole clients.  We had two get paroled and one will stay another year.  The good side of my client that is staying another…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

New client likes website and blog!

We just spoke to our most recent client Jason, he found us from our website www.ghwalk.com and had read our blog.  We are proud to be selected by Jason to…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Good week and payment options

The Walker Law Firm had another good week with helping inmates.  We were able to get a few out and also reduce some time on a few.  As a result,…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

A Mother’s plea for help!

Received a telephone call from a lady today calling about her son.  Its amazing how many parents feel responsible for the actions of their grown children.  This lady has a…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Another great week!

It has been another great week at the Alabama Parole Attorneys, Walker Law Firm.  This week we spoke to over 25 potential new clients and were hired by about half…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

How to get home early

The Alabama Parole Attorneys, Walker Law Firm, believe in helping the inmates whenever possible get parole early.  There are several things that you can do to help yourself if you…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

A good day of the home team

This was a good week for the Alabama Parole Attorney, we were able to help 3 inmates get scheduled for parole hearings and we were able to help 5 out…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Getting calls every day!

Everyday we receive calls from friends, family, and even inmates to inquire about our services.  The services that we provide are Parole "Cuts", a change in parole date, and Parole…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

College Students and Expungements in Alabama

College Students who have previously been in legal trouble and either participated in some type of pretrial diversion program or had their case nol prossed, need to understand the new…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Alabama Expungement Attorney

Alabama Expungement Attorney Exciting news came out of the legislature recently that allows for criminal records involving misdemeanors or non-violent felony convictions to be expunged.  This new law allows for…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

College Drinking Dangers

COLLEGE DRINKING DANGERS As a parent I share this fear with the rest of you.  The fear of my child being out in the big world and not having family…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Auburn AL DUI Attorney

As with most laws, the DUI laws have evolved and changed over time.  Some of the more recent changes to DUI laws include the penalties, fines, jail time, and the…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Mesothelioma Award in Alabama $ 3.5 Million Dollars

A Federal Court in the Northern District of Alabama recently awarded the family of a Florence woman $3,500,000.00.  Court records show that Mrs. Bobo inhaled asbestos fibers for nearly 20…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Mesothelioma Background – Why You Need a Mesothelioma Attorney

What is Mesothelioma? Is it a disease? No, it's not a disease, Mesothelioma is a highly uncommon and dangerous, often deadly form of cancer that is caused from Asbestos exposure. Typically,…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Do I Have Mesothelioma?

What Are Mesothelioma Symptoms? The biggest problem with diagnosing mesothelioma is that symptoms of mesothelioma can take as long as 20-50 years to appear. However, early diagnosis offers you the best…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

I Have Been Diagnosed With Mesothelioma

What happens after I've been diagnosed with Mesothelioma?   What different things come into play when dealing with a mesothelioma prognosis? If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Mesothelioma Award in Alabama $ 3.5 Million

Mesothelioma Award in Alabama, $ 3.5 Million   A Federal Court in the Northern District of Alabama recently awarded the family of a Florence woman $3,500,000.00.  Court records show that…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Alabama Paroles 2013-2014

Alabama Paroles 2013-2014 During this time frame, the following statistics were developed. Paroles Considered 6647 Denied 4410 Granted 2237   During this time we represented a number of applicants who…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

How Asbestos Causes Mesothelioma – Part 1

What Causes Mesothelioma? In you mesothelium, you can contract a cancer called mesothelioma. It uses the same syntax as hematoma (blood tumor), but in your mesothelium. You mesothelium is a…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

How asbestos causes Mesothelioma – Part 2

Asbestos was used originally as an insulation material, particularly in military vehicles like submarines and battleships, but also in commercially used products like brake pads for cars, house insulation, and…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

How asbestos causes Mesothelioma – Part 3

Since Mesothelioma is so fibrous, light and easily inhaled, it can lodge itself in the lungs and within the mesothelium. Where the individual fibers lodge themselves is where the tumors…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

How asbestos causes Mesothelioma – Part 4

Have a Question about What Causes Mesothelioma? Annette Charlevois has advice from mesothelioma.com "Other Contributing Factors Mesothelioma is also causally associated with a few other factors, but many of these are…
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August 13, 2020 in Uncategorized

Quick Facts About Asbestos

Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral that has been mined throughout the world for thousands of years, particularly in Russia, China, and Canada. From the 1930's up until the 1970's,…
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