John George Scherf, IV

John George Scherf, IV: Attorney with Scherf Law Firm, L.L.C.


Mr. Scherf is licensed with the Alabama State Bar and all Federal US District Courts in Alabama. Selected as one of the Nation's "Top One Percent" of attorneys for 2017 by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel (NADC). Specifically, less than 1% of practicing attorneys in the United States are members of the “Nation’s Top Attorneys”. The roster of NADC members truly includes the leading legends of the legal profession. Selected as one of "America's Top 100 High Stakes Litigators" for 2017 by the America’s Top 100 LLC (HSL). Less than one-half percent (0.5%) of active attorneys in the United States receive this honor. Membership includes the most exceptional trial lawyers and litigators in the Country. Nominated one of the "10 Best Attorneys" in Alabama for 2016-2018 by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys (AIOPIA). Nominated one of the "10 Best Attorneys" in Alabama for 2016-2018 by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys (AIOCLA). Selected by the American Society of Legal Advocates (ASLA) as one of the "Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers" for 2016-2018. This honor goes to less than 1.5% of all licensed lawyers in the United States. The National Trial Lawyers Association (NTL) selected Mr. Scherf as one of the elite "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" for 2017-2018. Each of the distinguished Top 100 members possesses the knowledge, skill, experience and success held by only the best and finest lawyers in America.

Areas of Practice (24)

  • Personal Injury
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Dog Bites
  • Premises Liability
  • Social Security Disability
  • Workers Compensation
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Wrongful Death
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Criminal Defense
  • Criminal Law
  • Divorce
  • Drug Crimes
  • Drugs and Narcotics
  • Child Custody
  • Litigation
  • Civil Rights
  • Civil Litigation
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Business Litigation
  • Automotive Litigation
  • Slip and Fall

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(334) 222-0544  Phone
(334) 582-0454  Fax
University Attended:
University of West Florida, B.A., Psychology, 1987
Law School Attended:
Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, J.D., 1991
Year of First admission:
1994, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama; 1997, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama; 1999, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama; 1992, Alabama
Birmingham and Covington County Bar Associations; Alabama State Bar; Cumberland Trial Advocacy Board.
Birth Information:
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, October 12, 1962
Reported Cases:
LEHIGH PORTLAND CEMENT CO. V. YEAGER, 648 So.2d 602 (Ala. Civ. App. 1994)
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover and Other - Cash
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    Client Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0 (1 review)
    • 100% (1 recommendation)
    • Communication

    • Responsiveness

    • Quality of Service

    • Value for Money

    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 07/20/13 in Criminal Law.

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