Katherine P. Luker

Katherine P. Luker formerly practiced with the firm of David S. Luker, PC & Associates. However, when David Luker was named the Director of the Jefferson County Public Defender’s Office on September 13, 2016, Kathy opened her own practice at the same location. She will now have her own practice, and will continue to work diligently to represent her clients.

Her areas of practice include criminal defense, including drug offenses, white collar crimes, child pornography and internet crimes, and murder cases. She also handles domestic relations matters. During her 15+ years of practice, she has handled many criminal cases in both State and Federal Courts throughout the northern part of Alabama.


  • Birmingham School of Law (J.D., 2000)
  • Livingston University (M.Ed. 1975)
  • Livingston University (B.S., 1974)

Bar Memberships:

  • Alabama State Bar 2000
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama  2000
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama  2000
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama 2000
  • 11th Circuit Court of Appeals 2003
  • Alabama Supreme Court  2000
  • United States Supreme Court 2004

Professional Organization Memberships:

  • National Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (NACDL)
  • NORML, legal committee
  • Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (ACDLA)
  • C.J.A. Federal Defenders Panel for the Northern District of Alabama
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Association of Federal Defense Attorneys


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