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Charlotte Coker Christian

Charlotte Coker Christian

also known as Charlotte Christian

About me

A trial lawyer trained by the best.    LLM in Trial Advocacy, Graduate of Prestigious Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College.  


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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 95%
    16 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 5%
    16 years, 2.8 thousand cases


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • J Christopher Klotz

    Charlotte cares deeply for her clients and is a super hard worker who goes the extra mile for people. I'd trust her with my own case!!!


    J Klotz Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Dianne Sawaya

    I endorse Ms. Christian 100%. She is an amazing attorney who has taken her practice and expanded in many ways. She has a natural talent with the law and has excelled in her fields.


    Dianne Sawaya Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Charlotte Christian

132 Holmes Avenue
Huntsville, AL, 35801


ALAuthorized to practice law200010/16/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
DiplomaGerry Spence Trial Lawyers2015
LLMTemple University2015
Top Lawyers in AlabamaThe Legal Network2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale Hubbell2013
Castle Club Lawyer AwardChicago Title2013
Martindale3.0 Martindale Hubbell2013
Castle Club Lawyer AwardChicago Title2012
Castle Club Lawyer AwardChicago Title2011
Trial Lawyers Advocacy AwardJones School of Law2000
Jones achievementJones Litigation Award1999
Who's Who Among American Colleges and UniversitiesWho's Who Among American Colleges and Universities1996
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerChristian Shaw Law2010 - Present
PartnerTotten and Christian2005 - 2010
PartnerTrent and Christian2003 - 2005
AttorneyThigpen Tipper Christian and Behel2000 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Alabama Trial Lawyers AssociationSustaining Member2014 - Present
Madison County Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Committee of 100N/A2012 - Present
American Bar Association, Science and Technology Law SectionAdvisory Board2010 - 2011
American Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2005 - Present
Alabama State Bar, Family Law SectionMember2005 - Present
Rotary ClubMember2005 - 2010
American Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Limestone County Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Alabama State BarMember2000 - Present
Student Bar AssociationPresident1999 - 2000
Pre Law SocietyPresident1994 - 1995
Phi MuSecretary1990 - 1993
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Rose V. RoseFather received custody
Kimbrell v. LangCustody to the Father
Piner V. PinerFather awarded custody
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Publication nameTitleDate
BlogMatt Dolman Guest Post2015
BlogNursing Home Neglect2015
charlotte Christian LawBlogposts2015
What's up with the follow upCOLT2013
Bounce RatesCOLT2013
BlogspotAlabama Budget Cuts and Divorce2013
COLTBounce Rates2012
PdfThe Six Biggest Mistakes Most People Make When Filing For Divorce2012
Blog PostsNorth Alabama Law Site2012
Several DifferentBlogs2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeTrial LitigationTLC2015
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawTrial AdvocacyLL.M - Master of Laws2015
Faulkner University, Thomas Goode Jones School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Athens State UniversityEducation StudiesBS - Bachelor of Science1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Trial Lawyers CollegeMultiple2015
Temple UniversityMultiple2014
Hangout ConferenceFollow Up2013
Colt HangoutNeil Ferree on G+2013
COLTFollowing up with clients2013
ALLCWills Trusts and Estates2013
Cooper and CompanyTalk about divorce2010
Monthly MeetingPlanning for the Future2008
Ribbon CuttingJones School of Law Expansion1999