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The primary duty of the District Attorney’s Office is to prosecute all indictable offenses and to prosecute and defend any civil action in which the state is interested. Our office is prohibited by law from providing private citizens with legal advice, representation, or opinions (Code of Alabama, 1975, Title 12, Chapter 15, Section 184). The District Attorney’s Office does not handle any domestic relations cases (example: child custody, divorce, etc.) or probate matters (real estate, wills, property disputes, etc.). To obtain an attorney or legal aid referral, you may contact the Alabama State Bar Lawyer Referral Service by visiting their website or by calling 1-800-392-5660.

Due to street closures and being located within the secured perimeter for the World Games, the District Attorney's Office will have limited staff beginning Tuesday, July 5 through Monday, July 18.  There will be NO parking within several blocks of the Criminal Justice Center Building.  Call to confirm before coming to the District Attorney's Office.

The District Attorney’s Office will be open to the public the following dates and times beginning Tuesday, July 5 through Monday, July 18:
Tuesday, July 5 to Friday, July 8 - 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Monday, July 11 to Friday, July 15 – 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Monday, July 18 - 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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E-mail the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office, Birmingham Division:

Address & Phone

The District Attorney’s Office encourages you to call and speak with someone to assist you, or you may present your matter in writing with any supporting materials to:

Mailing Address
Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office
801 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. N., Suite 105
Birmingham, AL 35203

Phone Numbers:

Office Main Number
Family Court Division
Special Services Division
Worthless Check Unit & Restitution Recovery Unit
Victim Assistance



Fax Numbers:

Office Main Fax Number
District Court Fax
Family Court Fax
Special Services Division Fax
Worthless Check Unit & Restitution Recovery Unit
Victim Assistance Fax



For information concerning cases in the Bessemer Division of Jefferson County please contact the Bessemer District Attorney’s Office at 205-497-8610.