Harris Firm Attorneys
Steven A. Harris, Attorney at Law
Steven Harris has helped individuals throughout the State of Alabama receive compensation for their injuries, obtain debt relief through the Bankruptcy Courts, obtain social security benefits, and has also helped individuals with various family law and divorce matters, practicing extensively in both the Alabama State Courts and the Federal Court systems. Mr. Harris practices mainly in the areas of bankruptcy, personal injury, social security disability, products liability, and some family law. Mr. Harris is a Alabama divorce lawyer that has represented clients in courts throughout the State of Alabama and places particular emphasis on obtaining the best possible outcome, while also reducing the stress on the client and making the legal process as informative as possible for them as well.
Mr. Harris is originally from the State of Alabama, growing up in the North Jefferson County area. He attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham and graduated with both a B.A. and a M.P.A. degree. Later, he attended Samford University, Cumberland School of Law and graduated with his Juris Doctor (J.D.) in 2007. He is licensed to practice in all Alabama Courts and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama.
Mr. Harris is also a member of the Alabama State Bar Association, National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, and the Alabama Association for Justice. He founded the law firm with the hopes of allowing more people access to legal representation by offering attorney’s fees at lower flat fee rates instead of the traditional retainer based billing where the client pays an initial retainer and is then billed at an hourly rate by the law firm.
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J.D. – 2007
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Masters in Public Administration (MPA) – 2006
Professional Associations and Memberships
Roger W. Kirby, Attorney at Law
Roger W. Kirby has represented clients in both the Alabama State Courts and the Federal Courts for over 35 years and represents individuals throughout the State of Alabama. He practices mainly in the areas of bankruptcy, personal injury, estate planning, administrative law, social security disability, and generally meets with clients in our Huntsville and Anniston offices.
Mr. Kirby grew up, and still resides, in the City of Gadsden, Alabama. He attended the University of Alabama and graduated with a B.A. in History. Later, he attended Samford University, Cumberland School of Law and graduated with Honors in 1976 and also received his LL.M in Taxation at the University of Alabama School of Law. After graduating from law school, Mr. Kirby served as the law clerk to the Honorable L. Charles Wright at the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals and then had a private practice before becoming the City Attorney for Gadsden, Alabama in 1978, a position he would hold for 34 years until retiring earlier this year. He is licensed to practice in all Alabama Courts, the U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama.
Mr. Kirby is also a member of the Alabama State Bar Association, and was a member of the Alabama League of Municipalities,Alabama Association of Municipal Attorneys, and the International Municipal Lawyers Association before joining the firm. From 2006 -2010 he served as Vice President, and then President, of the Alabama Association of Municipal Attorneys.
Mr. Kirby is an active member of the Gadsden First United Methodist Church and has served in many roles at the church, including Sunday School teacher for over 25 years, and is presently chair of the Staff Parish Relations Committee and lay delegate to the 2012 Annual Conference of the North Alabama Conference of the United Methodist Church. He served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Cherokee-Etowah-DeKalb Mental Health Center for six years and on the board of Thirteenth Place for over ten years.
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J.D. – 1976
LL.M in Taxation – 1991
Notable Published Cases
City of Gadsden v. Entrekin, 387 So.2d 829 (Ala. 1980), (exhaustion of administrative remedies).
Hammond v. City of Gadsden, 492 So.2d 374 (Ala. 1986), (procedure for review of a punitive damage jury award).
City of Gadsden v. Head, 389 So.2d 516 (Ala.Civ.App.1980), 429 So.2d 1005 (Ala.1983) and 472 So.2d 108 (Ala.Civ.App.1985), (procedures for a Civil Service Board to consider an employee contesting an alleged involuntary resignation from the police force).