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Elizabeth Swann is a member of the Alabama State Bar, the Birmingham Bar Association and the Family Law Section of Alabama. Elizabeth is a native of Birmingham, Alabama. She is a graduate of Thomas Goode Jones School of Law in Montgomery, Alabama. Elizabeth attended the University of Alabama and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree. With more than ten years of experience in the legal field, Elizabeth has been exposed to many facets of litigation including:

Family law
Civil litigation
Class actions
Commercial defense
Criminal pardons and paroles
Family law
Wrongful death
Ms. Swann practices in municipal and circuit courts in Alabama as well as federal courts including the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama.

Ms. Swann has prior experience working with large law firms — she interned for a federal judge and has worked with state governmental departments.

Let the Swann-Zwiebel Law Firm, LLC fight for you

Whether it is a divorce or child custody concern, criminal charges, an estate or probate matter, or involves civil litigation, the outcome of your legal issue can have a serious impact on your life and your loved ones.


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 70%
    6 years
  2. Child Support: 9%
  3. Family: 5%
  4. Adoption: 5%
  5. Other: 11%
  6. More 



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Kathryn Suzanne Henry

    Elizabeth is very professional and experienced. I would highly recommend her services!


    Kathryn Henry Divorce and separation Attorney
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  • Wendy Allison Reese

    I endorse this lawyer. She is very competent and skilled.


    Wendy Reese Divorce and separation Attorney
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Contact info

The Zwiebel Law Firm, LLC

826 Columbiana Road
Birmingham, AL, 35209


DCActive 201105/27/2013
ALAuthorized to practice law201008/13/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Nation's Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Rising StarAlabama Super Lawyers2014
Top AttorneysBirmingham Magazine2014
10 Best Lawyers 2014 Client Satisfaction AwardAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2014
Pro Bono Firm of the YearBirmingham Bar Association2013
Most Outstanding Volunteer Award Habitat for HumanityUniversity of Alabama2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyThe Zwiebel Law Firm, LLC2010 - Present
Attorney InternCrew & Howell PC2010 - 2010
Legal InternAlabama Board of Pardons & Parole2009 - 2010
ParalegalMaynard, Cooper & Gale, PC2003 - 2007
ParalegalMarsh Rickard & Bryan, PC1995 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
Birmingham Bar Association, Community Education CommitteeCo-chair2013 - Present
Birmingham Bar Association, Community Education CommitteeMember2012 - Present
Birmingham Bar Association, Solo Practice/Small Firms SectionMember2012 - Present
Birmingham Bar Volunteer Lawyers ProgramAttorney Member2012 - Present
Birmingham Bar Association, Probate SectionMember2012 - Present
International Academy of Collaborative ProfessionalsAttorney Member2011 - Present
Birmingham Collaborative AllianceMembership Committee2011 - Present
District of Columbia BarAttorney Member2011 - Present
Birmingham Collaborative AllianceAttorney Member2011 - Present
Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationAttorney Member2011 - Present
Alabama State Bar, Family Law SectionAttorney Member2010 - Present
Birmingham Bar AssociationAttorney Member2010 - Present
Alabama State Bar, Family Law SectionMember2010 - Present
Jones School of Law, Public Interest Law FoundationFounding Member2008 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
M&M Total Services, LLC v. Mike Afzali & Wanda AfzaliSettled for amount due company
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Publication nameTitleDate
Parents Rights & DHR CasesChild Custody & DHR2012
Pardons in AlabamaPardon2012
blogThree Terms in Divorce2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Faulkner University, Thomas Goode Jones School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
University of AlabamaBiologyOther - Bachelors2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Birmingham Bar AssociationFamily Law - Domestic Relations & Family Court2013