Birmingham Estate, Probate, and Property Lawyer

“Concierge legal services for families, businesses, and investors in the areas of real estate, probate, and estate planning, including special care for people who live out of state.”

James B. Griffin is an attorney serving clients in Alabama and Georgia who are pursuing the American dream of family, property ownership, business ownership, and investing in their future. The firm’s focus is on estate planning, estate administration, and representing real property owners.

The firm’s mission is the protection of private property rights, especially in real estate, the creation of wealth, and the preservation of assets through estate planning, especially for those heirs who are not capable of taking care of themselves.

He also works with those having estate contests and wrongful death cases.


Challenges We Like

  Helping Families Who Have Lost a Loved One
  Probating Estates Across Alabama (With or Without a Will)
  Assisting Heirs from Out of State with Alabama Probate Issues
  Estate Planning for People Who Want to Take Care of Their Families
  Serving Real Property Owners through LLCs, Trusts, Rezonings, and Conservation Easements, and Assisting with Titles,  Leases, and Land Sales
  Working with Personal-Injury Attorneys and their Clients with Probating Estates and Estate Planning

Cases We Handle

  Estate Planning
  Probate / Estate Administration
  Living Wills / Healthcare Directives
  Trusts / Special Needs Trusts
  Guardianships & Conservatorships
  Real Estate Law for Property Owners
  Disputes with Local Governments
  Ancillary (Out of State) Estate Administration
  Environmental & Natural Resources Law
  Conservation Easements
  Wrongful Death Claims
  Estate Contests

Why Choose James B. Griffin?

  • Experienced Attorney in Estate, Probate & Property Law
  • “Superb” 10/10 Rating on Independent Attorney Review Site AVVO
  • Custom-Tailored Solutions to Clients’ Individual Needs
  • Speaker and Teacher on Law and Ethics
  • Licensed to practice in Georgia and Alabama, as well as Federal Courts
  • Legal Guardian for Disabled Brother, understands mental health issues

About James B. Griffin

James B. Griffin has more than fifteen years of experience as a lawyer. He is licensed to practice in Alabama and Georgia. He grew up in Birmingham and attended the Mountain Brook schools. He studied history and economics at Gordon College and earned a master’s in history at University of Alabama and his law degree from Vanderbilt University. He has published articles and spoken extensively on history, law and ethics. He has been married for twenty-four years and has a teenage daughter.

James B. Griffin, LLC is located in Birmingham, Alabama and represents clients in Georgia and Alabama. For more details or to schedule a confidential consultation, call (205) 502-2199 today.