Alabama attorney William L. Pfeifer, Jr. (Bill Pfeifer) is an appellate lawyer, a trial attorney, and a freelance writer. In his legal career, he has represented individuals and businesses in courts all over Alabama since 1993. His practice now focuses primarily on criminal appeals, civil appeals, and appeals from domestic relations (family court) judgments.
He has been rated an AV Preeminent attorney (the highest rating available) by other Alabama attorneys through the Martindale-Hubbell lawyer rating system. The National Trial Lawyers Association named him one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Alabama.
Pfeifer has taught state and national continuing legal education seminars on topics such as the right to a speedy trial, representing children arrested and charged as adults, the assertion of the Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination, and the impact of social media on courtroom proceedings.