Terms & Conditions
The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. This Web site is not intended to be a solicitation, but is provided as a public service and as a starting place for further investigation. Material contained in this Web Site is for general information only and does not constitute legal advice, any other kind of professional advice for your specific case, or solicitation of legal services. Transmission of information from this site is not intended to create, and its receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship between Pittman, Dutton and Hellums, P.C. and the reader. In the event that any information on this Web site does not conform fully with regulations in any jurisdiction, this law firm will not accept representation based on that information. You should always consult a competent professional for advice and to help you make important decisions.
We do not work at an hourly rate or require retainer fees. We work on contingency fee agreements that confirm you never pay anything unless we collect money for you.
Alabama Rules of Professional Conduct require the following disclaimer: No representation is made that the quality of legal services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers. Past results are not an indication of future results. Every case is different and must be evaluated on its own facts and circumstances as they apply to the law.
Pittman, Dutton & Hellums, P.C. has created the following privacy statements to demonstrate our commitment to informed disclosure and to accurately communicate our use of your personally identifiable information. In order to comply with the principles of fair information practices, the following discloses the information gathering methods and intentions for use for this Web site. We want you to understand:
- how and why your personal information is collected
- what personally identifiable information is collected
- how the information is used
- with whom the information will be shared
- this site's policy on correcting and updating personally identifiable information
Information Gathered/Use of Information
The Pittman, Dutton and Hellums, P.C. Web site uses online forms for visitors to request information from or a consultation with Pittman, Dutton & Hellums. When you fill out one of these online contact forms on the Web site, you may be asked to provide certain personal information including your name, address, e-mail, and phone number. After you fill out this form, your message is automatically forwarded to a Pittman, Dutton & Hellums attorney or legal assistant, and your contact information is saved in a database. This information will be used only by Pittman, Dutton & Hellums and only to contact you in the manner of your specific request.
In addition, the Pittman, Dutton & Hellums Web site does not post any "cookies" or other identifiers on the computers of visitors to our site. Out of respect for you, we only practice the most secure, respected, visitor-authorized methods of gathering information.
The information gathered on the site is treated as confidential internal information and is not shared with anybody outside of Pittman, Dutton & Hellums. Pittman, Dutton & Hellums will never willfully disclose personally identifiable information collected on its Web site to any third party without that person's permission.
3. Confidentiality & Representation Agreement
All Web site inquiries are confidential. We want to answer your questions, however, the Rules of Professional Conduct do not allow us to represent a client without a written agreement. We may answer your questions via mail, e-mail or telephone dialogue, but will only accept cases and clients when you sign a Representation Agreement.