Phone: 256-927-7490

J. Shane Givens


Born: Centre, Alabama, September 26, 1973

Education: University of Alabama, Birmingham, B.A., History, 2001, Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, J.D., with honors, 2004

Practice Areas: Family Law; Divorce; Personal Injury; Criminal Law; Real Estate; Wills; Probate

Membership: Cherokee County and American Bar Associations; Alabama State Bar; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Admissions: 2004, Alabama


A graduate from the University of Alabama, Birmingham in 2001, J. Shane Givens received his Juris Doctorate, with honors in 2004 from the Cumberland School of Law of Samford University. He was admitted to the Bar in Alabama in 2004 and is a member of the Cherokee County and American Bar Associations. After law school, Shane worked as a civil litigator at Sirote & Permutt, one of Birmingham’s largest and oldest law firms.

Shane’s areas of practice include: Family Law, Divorce Law, Child Custody, Child Support, Adoption, Visitation Rights, Criminal Law, Drug Crimes, DUI, Juvenile Criminal Law, Traffic Violations, Personal Injury, Automobile Accidents, Head and Spine Injuries, Slip and Fall, Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death, Real Estate Closings, Buying or Selling a Home, Wills, Probate.