Meet Stephen A. Strickland, Attorney at Law
With more than 20 years of experience practicing civil and criminal law in state and federal courts throughout Alabama, Stephen A. Strickland, Attorney at Law has the knowledge and record of success to attain your legal needs in the Birmingham area. Over the span of his career, Mr. Strickland has earned a reputation as a determined advocate for his clients, doing whatever it takes to help people achieve justice within the bounds of the law. The results speak for themselves, as countless satisfied clients can attest to the strong guidance offered by his firm.
Starting his career in 1987 as a law clerk at Jaffe, Burton & Digiorgio, P.C., he became an associate with the firm upon receiving his law degree in 1990. He later followed Richard Jaffe when the senior attorney started his own practice, eventually becoming a partner at the firm of Jaffe & Strickland, P.C. In that role, Mr. Strickland was responsible for writing most of the firm’s appellate briefs and running all aspects of civil litigation cases, including case management, complex discovery, motions practice, depositions and trials.
As a Birmingham criminal defense attorney, Mr. Strickland has had a number of major successes in his career, including
a death row inmate with whom he worked that was exonerated and is now free. He is also an experienced negotiator, mediator and litigator and has obtained many favorable settlements and verdicts for his clients. His career successes include favorable outcomes in cases related to sexual harassment and retaliation in the workplace, jail suicides, automobile and truck accidents, slip and fall injuries, wrongful death, serious personal injuries, malicious prosecution and civil rights abuses.