Patrick P. Hughes Attorney at Law always had dreams of becoming a lawyer. He follows in the footsteps of his father, Paul Hughes, who was an Army Colonel and served in JAG Corps before becoming an attorney himself.
Patrick Hughes graduated from Anniston High School with honors and went on to study at the University of Alabama. He was an officer of his college fraternity and a member of Phi Alpha Theta History Honorary Fraternity for his academic achievements. He graduated in 1975 and was accepted into the University of Alabama School of Law, where he received his degree i 1978. Once he officially became a lawyer, Hughes returned to Anniston to start practicing law there. He now has more than 30 years of experience. Patrick Hughes’ son, Parker, is also a University of Alabama graduate and is continuing the professional legacy of his father and grandfather, having interned at the Alabama State Legislature and for Congressman Mike Rogers and Governor Bob Riley.
Patrick P. Hughes Attorney at Law mainly handles worker’s compensation, social security and wrongful death/personal injury cases. Nearly every employee in Alabama is required to take out a worker’s compensation insurance policy upon accepting a job. This is for the employee’s protection, and definitely comes in handy when it’s time for Attorney Hughes to take a case to court to recover for a client who has lost time at work because of being hurt.
If an individual has been injured in a car accident and is unable to work, Patrick Hughes’ legal expertise can often help the person get the compensation he/she deserves. If someone passes away due to medical negligence or by taking certain medications that were deemed safe, the family of the deceased individual can contact Hughes’ office to consult the attorney about ways to bring a reputable case to court. His successful track record makes clients feel especially at ease. Hughes also strives to stay up-to-date with current trends in technology, as well as updated legal policies to represent his clients in expert fashion.
The law offices of Patrick Hughes can be reached via phone, or customers can fill out a short form on the attorney’s website to set up a free consultation.