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John Michael Aaron

Criminal defense Attorney at Alabaster, AL

5.0   9 reviews

also known as Aaron Law Firm


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About John

Learn John’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Criminal defense
    55%
    Criminal Defense from traffic violation to capital murder, I handle felonies and misdemeanors. I help people resolve their case to the best possible outcome.

    23 years, 1,000 cases

  2. Litigation
    25%
    We handle litigation for businesses, everything from defending lawsuits when a company is sued, to suing on their behalf. We handle collections for several small businesses.

    26 years, 100 cases

  3. Business
    20%
    I work with Small Business helping them to get started. I insure they have the proper legal structure to launch a successful business. I help growing companies with litigation, contract negotiations, taxes, and dealing with regulatory agencies.

    26 years, 200 cases

We challenge the power of those who would strip you of your rights, by providing high quality legal counsel and representation in the Great State of Alabama. Give us a call at.

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Licensed for 25 years
State AL
Status Occupational License - Authorized to Practice
Acquired 1997
Updated 11/10/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact John

The Aaron Law Firm
131 First Street South
Alabaster, AL, 35007

Reviews

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Posted by Zac | November 15, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great outcome!
Glad I called Aaron law firm. Very professional and quick, the way I needed t. . Great communication as well.
Posted by Jennifer | January 28, 2019
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| Hired Attorney
Recommended for all your business legal needs
Aaron Law Firm has handled the processing of several business legal documents for my company. It is so comforting to know that I can turn over these very important projects to someone who is knowledgeable and experienced. John handles things with ease and speed. I highly recommend Aaron Law Firm for any of your business legal needs!
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Posted by Jeremy | October 2, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
A1 LAWYER
Wonderful lawyer. Very informative. I was intrested in knowing all of the details in my case John was very informative through the process.
Posted by WJB | December 20, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great Attorney
JOHN AARON IS A GREAT ATTORNEY, HE FOUGHT FOR ME UNTIL THE END. HE STAYS IN TOUCH, HE MAKES HIMSELF AVAILABLE, AND HE WENT ABOVE AND BEYOND FOR ME. HIS SECRETARY IS GREAT SHE DID A AWESOME JOB RELAYING ANY MESSAGES AND QUESTIONS I HAD. I COULD EVEN REACH OUT TO MR. AARON ABOUT ANOTHER CASE I WAS DEALING WITH AND HE HAD ABSOLUTELY NOTHING TO DO WOULD AND HE WOULD STILL PROVIDE ME WITH GREAT LEGAL ADVICE. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND HIM IF YOU NEED ANY HELP!
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Posted by anonymous | February 4, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Easied worry
I hired Mr. Aaron to assist me with a DUI case. He gave me plenty of his time and did not charge an exorbitant amount to take on my case. Mr. Aaron always answered my questions and calmed me when worried. His professionalism was very good but he also treated me like a person without any judgement. I would highly recommend his services to another person.
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Posted by Jarred | August 27, 2015
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| Hired Attorney
Outstanding Service
Mr. Aaron has been a huge part of our organization. When we met him we had no idea when we would be able to start offering services. We had some guidance that sent us in the wrong direction. As soon as we met him he began working and had us ready to go by the end of the week. He cares about his work and clients. I would send anyone i know needing legal service to his firm.
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Posted by anonymous | May 14, 2015
Relief!
As a parent and a professional, I thought things could not get worse. Not only did he offer to see me on a weekend, Mr. Aaron advised me about the cost, how to handle the matter- with family and work. Very calm and confident he asked me questions that I would not have thought would affect the influence that one glass of wine would have on my body- medications, etc. THANK YOU
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Posted by anonymous | May 10, 2015
Happy and grateful client
I made a horrible mistake. The mistake included the most important person in my life. Truly, I felt my life was over. Mr. Aaron, from the beginning gave me my confidence back. Not to mention his staff are wonderful, too. I needed my confidence back and to stop treating myself so worthlessly. He encouraged me to get back to my normal life while he took care of everything else. I was aware of every step of my defense. I had lots of questions. He was honest in all aspects. I really can't explain how awesome he is, but know I will forever remember him and his staff for their genuine concern. Don't miss an opportunity to retain him as your attorney. You will not be sorry. I believe he truly cares about you as a person while working diligently to get the best outcome possible. My outcome was better than I imagined.
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Posted by anonymous | April 25, 2015
Don't lose hope
Awesome!!!! Confidential, professional, honest and confident!!!!! That's from the beginning to the end. In life we all have experiences good or bad. This was one of the worst and involved my family. I was scared to death. Mr. Aaron came to my home, walked me through every detail and was concerned about me as a person. I couldn't have asked for anything more and the outcome was better than I ever imagined!!!
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 150-225 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.7 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • Aaron Law Firm
  • 2006 - Present
  • Partner
  • Aaron and Dunn
  • 1999 - 2006
  • Manager
  • Moore Handley
  • 1996 - 1998

Education

  • Birmingham School of Law (Birmingham, AL)
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1997

Legal Cases

  • Assault 1st with injuries
  • Dismissal of all charges
  • Dismissal of DUI
  • Dismissal of all charges
  • Dismissal of Resisting Arrest and Marijuana Charge
  • Dismissal of all charges
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Associations

  • Shelby County Veterans Legal Clinic
  • Lawyer
  • 2015 - Present
  • Alabama State Bar
  • 1997 - Present
  • Alabama State Bar Pro Bono Committee
  • Member
  • 2018 - 2019
  • Birmingham Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers
  • Pro Bono Attorney
  • 2013 - 2018
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Over 50 Hours of Pro Bono work
  • Shelby County Veterans Legal Clinic
  • 2020
  • Over 50 Hours of Pro Bono work
  • Shelby County Veterans Legal Clinic
  • 2019
  • Over 50 hours of Pro Bono Work
  • Shelby County Veterans Legal Clinic
  • 2018
  • Over 50 Hours of Pro Bono Work
  • Shelby County Veterans Legal Clinic
  • 2017
  • Over 50 Hours of Pro Bono work
  • Shelby Veterans Legal Clinic
  • 2016
  • 50 or more hours of pro bono legal services
  • Alabama Access to Justice Commission
  • 2015
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Publications

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Speaking Engagements

  • Veterans Legal Clinic
  • Veterans entangled in the Legal System
  • 2017
  • Negotiating Indemnification, Reps, Warranties and More in Business Contracts
  • IV. Negotiating Representations and Warranties: Traps for the Unwary
  • 2016
  • Business Contracts
  • New Alabama Non Compete Law
  • 2016
  • Career Awareness Fair
  • Choosing Law as a Career Choice
  • 2015
  • Year End CLE's
  • LLC's in Alabama
  • 2013
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Attorney endorsements

Received (8)
Given (23)
Endorse John
Criminal defense Attorney | Dec 31
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. John is an excellent attorney who cares about his clients and works hard for them."
Criminal defense Attorney | Dec 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Mr. John Aaron is a veteran criminal defense attorney in Shelby County, Birmingham and Counties surrounding Birmingham. He is well versed in handling cases in the the Circuit, District and Municipal Courts. He is honest and will do right by you. I observe him on a weekly basis in various courtrooms working hard for his clients."
Business Attorney | Nov 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Aaron is extremely knowledgable in the area of business formation. His years of experience brings value to each client. Whether you need an LLC or a Corporation or are unsure which, Mr. Aaron is a valuable resource and ensures that your goals are achieved and that you understand the law. If you are starting a business in the Birmingham area contact Mr. Aaron."
Criminal defense Attorney | Nov 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"John is a highly experienced criminal attorney. Not only does he truly care about his clients, he uses his extensive knowledge of the law to represent them to the fullest."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I gladly endorse John. He provides thoughtful and informative answers to questions posted on this form. He zealously represents his client's interests."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I know Mr. Aaron to be a zealous advocate for his clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | May 30
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I have known John for nearly 15 years. In that time we have worked together on numerous criminal and civil matters, including capital murder cases. He is a highly qualified attorney and I fully endorse and recommend him."
Criminal defense Attorney | May 29
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. My experience with John Aaron is he is an aggressive and fair lawyer that takes pride in representing his clients best interest."
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