The Ford Firm, Randal S. Ford

Trusted Lawyer in Tuscaloosa, AL

If a legal issue has you searching for a Tuscaloosa, AL, lawyer, schedule an initial consultation with Lawyer Randal S. Ford and the lawyers of the Ford Firm. A full service law firm that helps our clients in Tuscaloosa, AL, with all sorts of cases. Whether you were injured in a car accident or suffered a personal injury because of the negligence of others, or arrested for a drug crime, or charged with driving under the influence, we're skilled at knowing just how to proceed to make sure your case goes smoothly. You need to know what your legal options are and advice on the best course of action.

Experienced, Aggressive and Strategic Personal Injury Lawyers

Our Tuscaloosa based law firm works with several types of cases so we can handle your auto accident, defective product and wrongful death legal proceedings. We feel that each case is unique, and that's why we work to get to know you and your individual situation. As one of our clients, you can depend on receiving our personal attention as your personal injury attorney. We'll work with your busy schedule by offering flexible appointment availability.

Skilled Criminal Defense To Address Your Needs

If circumstances have you in need of the services of a Tuscaloosa, AL, criminal defense lawyer, The Ford Firm and criminal defense lawyer Randal S. Ford is available to assist you. We are experienced and skillful at representing our clients and have helped people from throughout the United States with their Tuscaloosa criminal case. If your case in Tuscaloosa, AL, seems complicated and you're not sure what to do next, we can help. We work within the legal system day in and day out, and will be there beside you as your case moves forward. You can rest a little easier, knowing that you have a capable legal advocate watching out for you who has over 25 years of experience in court. Call us right away and we can discuss how to proceed. In our role as DUI lawyers, marijuana defense lawyers, and criminal defense lawyers, we have helped our clients navigate the court system to prove their innocence. We have also helped client obtain a sentence that is not unduly burdensome and which can also assist them in resolving the personal issues that put them in their specific situation - through treatment programs and community outreach. In cases where defendants have been found "not guilty" or their case was dismissed (with or without diversion), we have helped people with the Alabama Expungement law to remove those prior arrests from their record - helping remove a prior mistake(s) that prevents them from getting a job or passing a background check.

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Additional Areas Of Practice

Social Security Disability Attorney AL

Social Security pays benefits to people who cannot work because they have a medical condition that is expected to last at least one year or result in death. Contact a social security disability lawyer at the Ford Firm. Federal law requires this very strict definition of disability. While some programs give money to people with partial disability or short-term disability...

Sexual Harassment Attorney AL

Sexual harassment includes unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature. An Alabama sexual harassment lawyer can guide you through your situation and assist you if you need to use the court system to stop this unwanted conduct.

Tuscaloosa Lawyer AL

Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) is damage to the spinal cord that results in a loss of function such as mobility or feeling. The spinal cord does not have to be severed in order for a loss of functioning to occur. In fact, in most people with SCI, the spinal cord is intact, but the damage to it results in loss of...

Accident Lawyer Tuscaloosa AL

The death of a loved one in a trucking accident can quickly overcome a family like a financial tsunami. For persons permanently injured, paralysis, a decrease in mental functioning, inability to care for oneself or provide for the family and mounting medical bills that seem to have no end are just some of problems. Lawyer Randal Ford can assist you with obtaining compensation.

Child Injuries

One of the most traumatic experiences that can affect a parent is the injury to your child or children. Child injury lawyer Randal Ford has helped children throughout his 25+ years of practicing law in obtaining recovering for injuries to children. As parents ourselves, we ask you to take time to seek counseling or comfort from your friends and clergy in the event your child becomes injured, and contact us to get your child the compensation he or she deserves.

Marijuana Defense Lawyer Tuscaloosa AL

Tuscaloosa Drug Possession Attorney Randal Ford represents individuals charged with marijuana possession, paraphernalia and drug sale / distribution cases in Tuscaloosa Municipal Court, Northport Municipal Court, Tuscaloosa County District Court, and Tuscaloosa County Circuit Court

DUI Lawyer Tuscaloosa AL

If you're searching for Tuscaloosa, AL, DUI attorney and criminal defense lawyer to advise you about your DUI charge, look no more. The Law Firm of Randal S. Ford is well-practiced in DUI criminal defense, and can advise you on what defenses and options are available. If you've been charged with a DUI in Tuscaloosa, AL, it is crucial that you hire a...

Auto Accident Lawyer Tuscaloosa AL

A great number of single vehicle accidents may be caused by a design defect or mechanical problem. Auto and Car Accident Lawyer Randal Ford says single vehicle accidents, where the occupant received injuries worse than would be expected based on the severity of the accident, can often be traced back to a manufacturing or design defect.

Hip / Knee Replacements

If you have a hip replacement case, call hip injury lawyer Randal Ford and the Ford Firm. We have valuable experience with Depuy Hip recall cases and other hip replacement brands, and we can help you too. Undergoing hip replacement surgery is stressful enough. If you have fallen victim to faulty medical equipment our expert Tuscaloosa attorneys...

Tractor Rollover Cases

The death of a loved one in a tractor accident can quickly overcome a family like a financial tsunami. For persons permanently injured, paralysis, a decrease in mental functioning, inability to care for oneself or provide for the family and mounting medical bills that seem to have no end are just some of...


If you have been diagnosed with Mesothelioma you need to contact mesothelioma lawyer Randal Ford immediately to file your claim for compensation. Mesothelioma is a devastating diagnosis from exposure decades ago. It is important to document and trace your past work history in order to preserve your claim and get the compensation you deserve with a mesothelioma attorney.

Nursing Home Cases

Having loved ones in a nursing home can come with worries that they are not being cared for properly. If you have a loved one in a nursing home and you suspect that they are being abused, you need to contact an attorney immediately. Nursing home abuse lawyer Randal Ford is dedicated to getting you the help and compensation...

Identity Theft

Identity Theft truly leaves victims in an uncertain situation of not knowing how much of your personal information has been compromised. If you have been the Victim of Identity Theft , contact identify theft lawyer Randal Ford has been practicing law in Alabama...

Underride Protection

Underride Protection

Rear End Accident With Tractor Trailer

Auto accidents where your car ends up "under" the rear of a tractor trailer is called an "underride protection" case. As you can see in the picture, there is a "restraint" in place at the rear of the trailer to prevent your car from going "underneath" the trailer. Personal Injury lawyer Randal Ford can assist you with your claim against the trucking company.

Overtime Wages Lawsuit

Under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), covered employers must pay eligible employees an overtime premium of 150% of their regular hourly wage for every hour they work over 40 in a week. Not every employee is covered however, call the Ford Firm to see if you have a legal right to more compensation.

Tractor Trailer Accidents

A "roof crush" case is where the cab of the Semi Truck is crushed due to structural defect or design. Defective Cab guards and "load shifts" are other cases where the driver of a tractor trailer can be injured. A defective product lawyer can assist you and/or your family with obtaining compensation for injuries or death.

Railroad Worker Injuries

Congress specifically passed the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) to protect railroad workers when they are injured on the job. The events that occur immediately after any workplace injury are often the most critical to the rights of the injured employee. Contact the Ford Firm for assistance with your claim.

Defective Products

There are many types of automobile defects that can injure drivers and occupants in a collision: seatbelt, seatback failure; roof crush; faulty windshields allowing the occupant to be ejected from the vehicle; and tire tread default to name a few. A personal injury lawyer and defective product lawyer can assist you with getting the compensation that you deserve from the company or person who injured you.

Divorce Lawyer Tuscaloosa AL

Legally ending a marriage in divorce can become messy. If you are thinking about a divorce and have questions, contact an attorney immediately. Tuscaloosa divorce lawyer Randal Ford is dedicated to getting you the help and resolution you need. In cases where child custody is involved it is important to get an attorney to help you with your case.

Child Support Attorney Tuscaloosa AL

The mathematics and practical difficulties in determining child support can sometimes be confusing. If you are seeking or defending a child support case in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, contact child support lawyer Randal Ford for any questions you may have. Attorney Randal Ford is dedicated to ensuring your rights are protected.

DUI Attorney Tuscaloosa AL

If you have been arrested for driving while under the influence, Tuscaloosa DUI defense lawyer Randal Ford can help. Attorney Ford knows your rights and can help you with your DUI, or drunk driving case in Tuscaloosa, Northport and surrounding areas. Trust the experts when it comes to DUI charges!