June 11, 2019
Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers in Alabama

The National Trial Lawyers Announces Jennifer Lackey as One of Its Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers in Alabama

The National Trial Lawyers is pleased to announce that Jennifer Lackey of The Lackey Law Firm in Huntsville and Scottsboro has been selected for inclusion into its Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers in Alabama, an honor given to only a select group of lawyers for their superior skills and qualifications in the field.  Membership in this exclusive organization is by invitation only and is limited to the top 100 attorneys in each state or region who have demonstrated excellence and have achieved outstanding results in their careers in either civil plaintiff or criminal defense law.

The National Trial Lawyers is a professional organization comprised of the premier trial lawyers from across the country who have demonstrated exceptional qualifications in criminal defense or civil plaintiff law. The National Trial Lawyers provides accreditation to these distinguished attorneys, and provides essential legal news, information, and continuing education to trial lawyers across the United States.

With the selection of Jennifer Lackey by The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100, Ms. Lackey has shown that she exemplifies superior qualifications, leadership skills, and trial results as a trial lawyer. The selection process for this elite honor is based on a multi-phase process which includes peer nominations combined with third party research.  As The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 is an essential source of networking and information for trial attorneys throughout the nation, the final result of the selection process is a credible and comprehensive list of the most outstanding trial lawyers chosen to represent their state or region.

May 16, 2019
Justin Lackey Selected as Lawyer of Distinction for Excellence in Personal Injury Law

The Lawyers of Distinction is pleased to announce that Justin A. Lackey of Scottsboro, Alabama, has been certified as a member for excellence in Personal Injury Law.  The Lawyers of Distinction is recognized as the fastest growing community of distinguished lawyers in the United States.  Lawyers of Distinction shall not offer membership to more than 10% of attorneys in any given state.  Members are accepted based upon objective evaluation of an attorney’s qualifications, license, reputation, experience, and disciplinary history.

Justin Lackey graduated from the University of Alabama School of Law in 2009 and graduated magna cum laude with his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Alabama in 2006. He has been practicing law since 2009 at The Lackey Law Firm. Justin focuses his practice on  personal injury law, car wrecks, and criminal defense/dui defense.  In his years of practice, Justin has helped his clients recover millions of dollars for their injuries.   Justin is married to Lauren Durham Lackey and together they have twins, Isaac and Emma.

Lawyers of Distinction uses it own independent criteria, including both objective and subjective factors in determining if an attorney can be recognized as a Lawyer of Distinction in the United States in their respective field. Please see www.lawyersofdistinction.com for further details concerning membership qualification.



February 11, 2019
Our 2018 in Review: Hundreds Helped and Millions Recovered

Once again, The Lackey Law Family recovered millions of dollars for our clients in 2018 and fought for justice on behalf of hundreds of people.  We handled a huge variety of cases in 2018, from slip and falls to capital murder!  In our injury and accident work, our lawyers recovered money for clients’ injuries that occurred all across the state of Alabama and the southeastern region.  We successfully resolved injury cases from Illinois, Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama, and North Carolina.  Cases were settled in many jurisdictions across Alabama, including Madison County, Morgan County, Jefferson County, Jackson County, Marshall County, DeKalb County, Colbert County, Lauderdale County, and Limestone County, Alabama.  Here are a few examples of the great work performed for our clients in 2018:

$40,000.00 – Commercial vehicle wreck.

$140,000.00  – Fall on wet floor in business.

$45,000.00  –  Wreck caused by intoxicated driver.

$40,000.00 – Commercial vehicle rear-end collision.

$83,400.00 – Wreck caused when driver ran red light.

$154,000.00 – Motorcycle wreck.

Confidential settlement – Rear end collision by commercial vehicle.

$32,400.00 – Rear end collision.

$105,000.00 – Car wreck.

$108,000.00 – Head-on collision caused by drunk driver.

$144,000.00 – Rear end collision.

$50,000.00 – Policy limits in car wreck case – Dekalb Co..

$40,000.00 – Drunk driving wreck injury.

$60,000.00 – Work-related injury.

$50,000.00 – Policy limits in rear end wreck – Limestone Co.

$50,000.00 – Policy limits in rear end wreck – Jefferson Co.

$70,000.00 – Rear end collision

$123,000.00 – Real estate case.

Dozens of other accident, wreck, and injury settlements!

We also handled many cases which were not related to injuries or accidents.  In 2018, we handled dozens of DUIs, over 130 criminal cases, over 9 dozen family law cases, including more than 60 divorces, almost 40 cases in probate court, and we prepared deeds, wills and other documents for many clients.  We also assisted clients with expungements, civil cases, collection cases, and business litigation throughout the year.

November 16, 2018
Over $130,000.00 Recovered by Justin Lackey for Rear End Wreck Victims

Justin Lackey recently recovered more than $130,000.00 for victims of a rear end car accident in Scottsboro.  The Lackey clients were injured when an inattentive driver hit the back of the vehicle, causing severe damage and injuries to those in the car.  The settlement compensated the Lackey clients for their pain and suffering, in addition to paying their medical costs and lost wages.  The settlement included the entire policy limits of the liability coverage, plus additional payments by the underinsured motorist insurance company.  If you have been rear-ended anywhere in Alabama and suffered injury, contact Justin Lackey at 256-259-3929 for a free case review.  There is no fee unless we recover money for you!  Our attorneys have more than 50 years of combined legal knowledge in the personal injury field!

November 1, 2018
$100,000.00 Settlement by Jennifer Lackey in DUI Injury Wreck

Lackey Firm Attorney Jennifer Lackey recently settled a drunk driving injury case for the $100,000.00 policy limits.  The intoxicated driver was traveling the wrong direction on a four-lane divided highway in North Alabama.  When the drunk driver approached the vehicle Jennifer Lackey’s client was in, the driver struck the client’s car head-on, causing significant injuries.  The settlement for $100,000.00 was the policy limits of the drunk driver.  If you or a loved one has been injured by a drunk driver or distracted driver in Huntsville, Scottsboro, Fort Payne, Athens, Guntersville, Decatur, or anywhere in Alabama, you need an attorney to protect your rights.  Our initial consultation is always free and we do not charge a fee unless we recover for you!  Call 256-259-3929 to schedule a free review of your injury or car wreck with one of our lawyers.