Fierce & Effective Representation

In Alabama, penalties for an arrest include imprisonment, fines, and more. Protect your future by getting our firm's help now.

Birmingham Criminal Defense Attorney

Need an Aggressive Defense Attorney? Call (205) 800-8596

At Tidwell Law Group, LLC, we believe in aggressively defending the rights of our clients, regardless of their charges. With 17 years' experience, our criminal defense firm knows how to effectively navigate even the most complex cases.

This experience comes in handy as Alabama has some of the strictest criminal laws in the nation, with conviction yielding harsh criminal penalties that can dramatically reshape the course of your life.

Don't wait to get the aggressive defense that you need, call our Birmingham criminal lawyer to schedule your free consultation!

No matter the circumstances surrounding your case, our firm is here to provide the representation you need. With our legal experience, we understand how to build a strong defense for our clients who have been accused of all types of criminal offenses in Shelby County, Jefferson County, Birmingham City, or surrounding areas.

We are wholly committed to excellence and always work ensure that clients receive the personalized attention and strong defense strategy they deserve.


Remember: Just because you have been arrested does not mean you will be convicted

There is still hope for your future! Contact us today to schedule your free case evaluation.

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Victories for Our Clients

Learn more about our successful track record by reading some of our case results. We are dedicated to getting your charges reduced or dismissed, and will devote the time and attention necessary to reach a favorable outcome. If you've been accused of DUI or another criminal offense, you can be confident that you are in good hands with our experienced and award-winning Birmingham defense attorney.
  • Trafficking Marijuana Reduced charge, no prison
  • DUI Dismissed
  • Possession of Marijuana Dismissed
  • DUI Not Guilty
  • Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substance Not Guilty
  • Theft of Property Dismissed
  • 1st Degree Robbery Not Guilty
  • Sexual Abuse and Sodomy Not Guilty
  • Attempted Murder Dismissed
  • Possession of Marijuana, Stolen Property, Carrying a Gun without Permit, Driving with Suspended License and Expired Tag All Charges Dropped

Client Testimonials

Read About Real Experiences
  • Wonderful lawyer.

    “Mr. Tidwell is a wonderful lawyer and got great results for me. He is very professional. I would use him again and would recommend him to my family and friends.”

    - Tonya
  • Great attorney!

    “Jay Tidwell got me outstanding results!. I had never been in trouble before, and Mr. Tidwell helped me through my case. He got everything dropped! Wonderful attorney and very friendly.”

    - Rachel
  • Gave me hope.

    “Jay helped to clear up unpaid court costs that were left unpaid for years. And when it came time to attend a court hearing, he was able to get things cleared up and renegotiated with the court; ...”

    - Ksclive
  • I could not have asked for a better lawyer.

    “I was nervous about my case until I talked to Mr. Tidwell. He explained everything to me and did an outstanding job. I could not have asked for a better lawyer.”

    - Laura
  • Mr. Tidwell is the Best Attorney in Alabama.

    “I was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana 1, a felony! I was so scared, and thought I was going to prison. I was told I could go to prison for 10 years! I contacted Mr. Tidwell, and ...”

    - Laura

Why Choose Tidwell Law Group?

  • More than 17 Years of Legal Experience
  • Fully-Committed to Excellence, and Getting the Best Results
  • Free Initial Consultation Provided
  • Licensed in All Alabama Districts, Circuits, & Federal Courts

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