Alabama's Criminal Defense Lawyer A new Approach TO Legal Representation Aggressive Legal Strategy Meets Compassionate Client Care

At Elizabeth Hunter Law, we are committed to do better than our competitors, but more importantly, do better for our clients. Contact us today to get started.

Birmingham Criminal Defense Lawyer

Defending Your Rights & Future in the Alabama Criminal Justice System

With years of criminal defense experience, Attorney Jaimee Elizabeth Hunter puts commitment and determination behind her legal representation for those accused of crimes. At Elizabeth Hunter, we understand that you need more than legal guidance when you seek representation. You need trusted assurance that your attorney will do everything possible to help you pursue the best possible results. 

Thus, our priority is to exceed “normal” standards. We go the extra mile on your behalf because we understand the high stakes of criminal accusations, investigations, charges, and prosecutions. Our team takes pride in providing close client communication and building trust from the start. We provide one-on-one representation from Attorney Hunter throughout all phases of the legal process. 

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Meet Our Attorney Jaimee Elizabeth Hunter

With years of experience defending clients like you, Attorney Hunter is determined to provide excellent legal representation for each and every client. Attorney Hunter understands that effective representation goes beyond societal standards, and she strives to set better standards for succeeding generations. Attorney Hunter knows that people who seek representation are entrusting their life, liberty, and property in her hands, and she prides herself in exceeding client expectations.

In Our Clients' Own Words

A Dedicated Attorney Makes All the Difference

Read through some of our five-star reviews below.

    "Got My Charges Dropped"
    Attorney Hunter is A1 at her job, she got my charges dropped in my first court appearance and I’m sure she could and would do the same for you. 5 stars aren’t enough. Thank you!!!
    - Matthew K.
    "We Are Forever Grateful"
    She deserves more than five stars. She’s young and very educated, knowledgeable, and knows the law. She is upfront and doesn't sugarcoat things. She’s definitely the one to hire.
    - Marquia T.
    "Exactly What I Was Looking For"

    Exactly what I was looking for from a law firm. The team was extremely professional and responsive with all my concerns and inquiries. 5/5 will do business again.

    - Steven H.
    "She Fought For and With Me"
    I finally found someone who not only listened to what I had to say but also heard my sincere plea for help. I was no longer alone. She was not only fighting for me but also fighting with me.
    - Anthony P.
    "She Did Wonders"
    I promise no one will work harder or smarter. Her persistence is out of this world. She has great communication and understanding your view is all she wants. She’s a fighter, a thinker, and a strategist.
    - Johnny C.
    "Communication Is Immaculate"
    Mrs. Hunter is an amazing lawyer. Her work ethic and dedication to helping anyone she can shows this is her true passion. Her communication with you is immaculate. I absolutely love her.
    - Mercedes A.
    "Responsive and accommodating"
    If you're looking for a lawyer you can count on, choose Elizabeth Hunter Law. They are responsive and communicative from the start and work tirelessly for their clients. We were very satisfied with the outcome of our case. They are affordable and accommodating. Deserves a 5-star rating!
    - Jennifer W.
    "She'll Give it Her All"

    We could tell that Ms. Hunter has a passion for the work that she does and that when you’re a client, she’s going to give your situation her all. We are very satisfied with the outcome that she was able to achieve due to her expertise.

    - Jennifer W.
  • Attorney at Law
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • Top 10 Attorneys Under 40
  • Lead Counsel
  • Martindale Hubbell
  • NAOPIA Logo
  • Alabama State Bar
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Eleventh Appellate Court Seal
  • National Society Collegiate Scholars
  • Alabama State Bar Volunteer Program
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Birmingham Bar Association

What to Look For in a Criminal Defense Lawyer

When deciding who you want to represent you, look for the following critical characteristics:

  • Listens to your needs
  • Looks beyond the money
  • Has a proven track record of success
  • Empathy and an aggressive legal approach
  • No upfront fees for a consultation Lowest rates for criminal matters
  • Persistent communication
  • Words backed by action
  • Trustworthy
  • Tactical

Attorney Hunter embodies the above, as shown in the client testimonials she has received and her reputation as a trusted criminal defense resource in the Birmingham area.

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Changing the Way Lawyers Represent Clients

Aggressive Strategy. Intentional Care.
  • Compassion Backed by Action

    In order to better understand your unique situation and to craft your aggressive strategy, we listen first; then act.

  • Proven Track Record

    With years of experience serving clients across a wide range of practice areas, Attorney Hunter boasts a long history of excellence.

  • Responsive and Reachable

    We know that the legal process can be intimidating; we prioritize being available when you need us and keep you updated at every step.

  • Empathetic Approach

    Most attorneys can understand different perspectives, but we truly empathize with you and care about the person behind the case.

What Makes Elizabeth Hunter Different?

Our firm stands apart from the crowd in many ways, all directed at providing you with skilled representation in state and federal crimes, from DUI to domestic violence, drug offenses, theft, murder, and more. 

Clients turn to us because we are:


We listen to our clients first. By doing that, we can begin to understand what you are accused of, its circumstances, and what you are going through. 


While empathy is hardly ever discussed in the legal field, it is one of the most essential components in understanding clients. While most attorneys can sympathize and understand different perspectives, it takes a unique kind of lawyer to truly empathize with a client.


Ms. Hunter’s knowledge of the law equips her to understand its nuances. She also keeps current with constant changes. She understands the practical aspects of what it takes to win in the criminal justice system. 


We give your case the time and attention it deserves. Furthermore, criminal cases require assertiveness. Attorney Hunter focuses on leveling the playing field so that your defense is aggressive in both negotiations outside court and before a judge and jury at trial. 


Attorney Hunter is known for her ability to adapt to different environments. This ability allows her to break through the unspoken barriers of certain biases and stigmas in the legal field. As an attorney, it is not all about what you know but who you know and how well you know them.

Ready to discuss your case directly with our Birmingham criminal defense attorney? Contact us at (205) 900-3815 today. 

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If you've been charged with a crime, you want an experienced attorney who will truly hear your side. Call Elizabeth Hunter today at (205) 900-3815 or fill out the form below.

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