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    Auto Accidents
    Talk to one of our attorneys before you talk to an insurance company. What you innocently say can affect your settlement.

     

    18-Wheeler Accidents
    Litigation of an accident involving a big rig can get complicated quickly. Anyone involved in this type of accident should consult an attorney.

     

    Bucket Truck Liability
    No one has litigated more arial lift device cases in the U.S. that affected the industry more than Sam Cherry.

     

    Defective Products
    The lawyers at Cherry and Irwin have experience with product liability cases. Contact Cherry & Irwin for a free consultation.

     

    Medical Malpractice
    Thousands of people are injured or die due to negligent doctors and medical staff. If you have been injured contact us today.

     

    Motorcycle Accidents
    Benjamin Irwin, an experienced rider, understands that bike accidents can cause devastating injuries and knows how to help.

     

    Wrongful Death
    Time is of the essence in wrongful death lawsuits. There are time limits to how long it can be after the death before a lawsuit can be filed.

     

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  • Your Team
    Samuel A. Cherry
    Samuel Cherry has four decades of law experience and is nationally acclaimed for verdicts and settlements in products liability cases.

     

    Benjamin A. Irwin
    Ben Irwin is the Managing Partner and founding member of Cherry & Irwin. He was the youngest commissioner ever elected in Dale County, Alabama.
    Christine Irwin
    Christine received her Juris Doctorate at the Thomas Goode Jones School of Law and is admitted to practice in all Alabama State Courts.
    Peter Havas
    Pete attained his Juris Doctorate from Mississippi College, opened a law firm in Mobile in 2004 and then returned to the Wiregrass to practice law at Cherry & Irwin.
    Johnna Ingalls
    Johnna is a 2013 graduate of Faulkner Law where she graduated in the top of her law class.

     

     

    Blaine Stevens
    Blaine is permitted to practice in Federal Courts including the United States Supreme Court.

     

     

    Cal Whaley
    Mr. Whaley received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Alabama School of Law.

     

     

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    Experience
    Cherry & Irwin attorneys have collectively handled over 10,000 cases with over $160 million in settlements.

     

    Never a Fee
    Personal injury cases are handled on a contingency bases. We don't get paid until you have been granted a settlement or award.

     

    Partner With Us
    At Cherry & Irwin we are proud to partner with associating lawyers across the country on complex cases.

     

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    We are always on the lookout for exceptional new talent. Look at our careers page to see positions.

     

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    Our attorneys have over 150 years combined experience litigating well over 10,000 cases and winning more than $160 million dollars.

     

     

    Initial consultations with our attorneys are always free. Contact us today to find out if you have a case.

     

     

    Every state has placed a statute of limitations on lawsuits. Some time limits are short (as little as six months) while others are longer depending on the type of case.

     

    Visit our FAQ page for a list of legal terms and their definitions. If you have more questions contact us.

     

     

    How much a case is worth depends on many things and estimates can only be determined by carefully analyzing all of the facts. Talk to one of our attorneys today.

     

    If the driver causing the vehicle accident was under the influence of a substance you may win punitive damages.

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    163 W. Main St.
    Dothan, Alabama 36301


    Phone: 334.793.1000
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Calvin J. Whaley


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Cal Whaley was born and raised in Dothan, Alabama. After completing high school at Dothan High School, he attended the University of Alabama, where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Finance in 2011, graduating summa cum laude.

After completing his Bachelor of Science degree, Mr. Whaley stayed in Tuscaloosa to enroll in the University of Alabama School of Law. While in law school, he worked with the Capital Defense Clinic, and focused his studies toward trial advocacy. Mr. Whaley received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Alabama School of Law in 2014. After law school, Mr. Whaley moved to Birmingham, Alabama, where began to work as a trial attorney. While in Birmingham, Mr. Whaley tried numerous jury trials, gaining valuable experience while obtaining justice for his clients.

Mr. Whaley is admitted to practice law in Alabama, and in all three Federal Districts of Alabama. Mr. Whaley is also a member in good standing of the Alabama State Bar.


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