Gar Blume

Gar BlumePartner
Blume & Blume
Attorneys at Law, PC

2804 20th Avenue
Northport, AL 35476
205.556.6712
gar@blumelaw.net

Service and Leadership
2012 & 2014 Recipient, Outstanding Representation & Performance in a Criminal Case Award, Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers’ Association

2015 Recipient, Beddow Award for Lifetime Achievement in the field of Criminal Defense Law, Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers’ Association

Chairman, Alabama State Bar Task Force on Juvenile Law, Child and Adolescent Rights

Chairman, Tuscaloosa County Bar Association Juvenile Bar Committee


Education
JD, University of Alabama, 1978
BS, University of Alabama, 1974

Bar Admission
Alabama, 1978

Mr. Blume received his B.S. (1974) and J.D. (1978) degrees from the University of Alabama.  While in law school, he served as Research Editor of The Law and Psychology Review.  During his first two years of practice, Mr. Blume served as Assistant Legal Counsel for the University of Alabama.  He followed that tenure with four years with the corporate legal department of Southern Natural Gas Company in Birmingham.  He entered private practice in 1984 in Tuscaloosa County and practices with the firm of Blume & Blume engaging in a general practice.  Mr. Blume’s practice primarily focuses on trials and appeals of juvenile court matters, criminal defense, and Social Security Disability matters.  He is a frequent CLE presenter on those subjects.