We would like to congratulate John Lentine on being honored as one of the Best Lawyers in America in the areas of General Practice Criminal Defense and Criminal Defense White Collar.
Mr. Lentine was also honored as the 2018 Birmingham Criminal Defense: White Collar “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers … Read more
Wendell Sheffield and John Lentine were recently honored for their contributions to the Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association.
Mr. Sheffield received a Merit Award for his role on the Executive Board and his contributions to planning the organization’s CLE events.
Mr. Lentine received a Merit Award and a President’s Award for his … Read more
Attorneys Wendell Sheffield and Christopher Daniel recently received a Not Guilty verdict for a client charged with murder. The client was charged with murder after shooting a man who was repeatedly charging and attacking him at night on a dark street.
After a week long trial and testimony by the Defendant … Read more
On July 27th, 2017 U.S. News and World Report informed our firm that: “We are pleased to announce your firm has received a ranking in the 2018 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.””
Sheffield and Lentine, P.C. is rated a Metropolitan Tier 1 Firm in Birmingham, AL for … Read more
Attorney Wendell Sheffield represented a client charged with first-degree rape. After three days of trial and before the State rested their case the prosecution offered Mr. Sheffield’s client a misdemeanor resolution to the case. The client received unsupervised probation and no jail time.
A client represented by John Lentine and Christopher Daniel pleaded guilty to felony murder in the 2014 killing of a Domino’s deliveryman was sentenced today to 20 years in prison.
The client was charged in the December 21, 2014 death of Najeh Masaeid during a robbery. The incident happened at The … Read more
Recently Weld Magazine published an article about the use of the death penalty by prosecutors in Jefferson County, Alabama and the immense level of work it takes to defend people charged with capital murder. Mr. Sheffield was interviewed about his experience as a criminal defense attorney in Jefferson County when … Read more
John Lentine has again been selected as one of the Top 50 Lawyers in the State of Alabama by Super Lawyers. Mr. Lentine was the only criminal defense lawyer in the entire State of Alabama to receive this honor.
Christopher Daniel was selected as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers for … Read more
An Etowah County man received a life sentence for the murder of a man in Albertville that happened nearly three years ago.
The firm’s client pleaded guilty to murder before a Marshall County judge Monday afternoon.
The client was charged with capital murder and facing the potential of the death penalty.
For more … Read more