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  • 213 S. Jefferson StreetAthens, Alabama 35612
More Than 35 Years of Criminal Law Experience.
  • Attorney Harlan D. Mitchell
  • My knowledge of both sides of the criminal justice system allows me to educate you about what you are facing while we prepare a criminal defense strategy. I’ve worked at the Athens Police Department as both a patrol officer and a K-9 officer for twelve years before deciding to attend law school.

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Quality Car Accident Attorney In Decatur AL

Harlan D. Mitchell Can Help With All Your Car Accident Attorney Needs!

Personal Injury Lawyer For Your Auto Accidents In Decatur AL

Car Accident Attorney Decatur AL

From auto accidents to premises liability, personal injury law involves the physical and emotional injuries victims suffer by the hands of negligent parties.

We understand the emotions that can come with the tragedy of an injury; stress, pain, financial hardship, and fear. You need proper legal representation that helps you get the compensation you deserve whenever an accident occurs. We possess not only the courtroom experience, but real life experience, that will help us to fight vigorously for you, and ensure that you and your family can receive a fair settlement. We'll be by your side throughout the entire complex judicial process.

We specialize in the following personal injury matters:

  • Truck Accidents. Trucking accidents involve complex federal regulations and multi-party liability issues. We have the experience you need for success in these difficult cases.
  • Uninsured Motorist. Sometimes people are injured by drivers who have no insurance or by drivers who do not have enough insurance coverage. If you are in this situation, we can help ensure that you receive maximum compensation---despite another's lack of insurance.
  • Drunk Drivers. We represent people who are injured by drunk drivers. We strive to hold these negligent people accountable for their actions through fair compensation to victims and their families.
  • Slip, Trip & Fall. Injuries suffered on another's property -- whether in a home, on a sidewalk, or in a commercial building or shop -- are often the results of negligent maintenance or even complete disregard for the safety of others. If you have been injured, let us help you get the compensation you deserve.


Car & Auto Accident Lawyer Services Throughout the Decatur AL Area

Accidents on the road may happen due to a number of factors - talking or texting on a cell phone while driving, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, missing a blind spot, changing the radio, or more - and can have minimal to major impacts on everyone involved in the accident. If you're found negligent or at-fault in your accident, you can be held responsible for accidents involving injury or even death.

Here are just a few statistics regarding auto accidents in Alabama:

  • Roughly 14 accidents occur every hour across Alabama
  • Four people suffer from some sort of injury due to an accident every hour
  • More than two people die on the roads of Alabama every day

These statistics show that auto accidents can happen to anyone, and it's important that if it happens to you or a loved one you can trust Harlan D. Mitchell to help!



Why Choose Us For Your Car Accident Attorney?

Harlan D. Mitchell is native to Limestone County, Alabama where he served at Athens Police Department as both a patrol and K-9 officer for twelve years. He received a B.S. from Athens State College and a law degree from Birmingham School of Law. During his time at the Firm of Beddow, Eerben & Bowen, P.A., he participated in the representation of numerous high-profile white collar trials in federal court and many high-profile cases in both state and federal courts. After that time, he continued to work with Mitchell & Graham, P.C. where he served as a senior partner during the years 1997-2010. Since that time, Mitchell has continued to bring his legal experience to the private sector at Harlan D. Mitchell, Legal Services LLC, for those who need family law or criminal defense representation.

Mr. Mitchell is a member of the following professional organizations:

  • Limestone County Bar Association
  • Alabama State Bar
  • American Bar Association
  • Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • National Criminal Defense Lawyers Association


When you need a car accident attorney for you or a loved one, contact us immediately! It's crucial that you have legal representation when facing a car accident or personal injury case. Let us use our experience to help you win the money you deserve. We proudly serve the greater Decatur AL area, and look forward to working with you.

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