Real Estate, Wills, & Estate Planning Law Firm
Understanding the purchase contract and all the legal paperwork that goes into buying or selling a home can be tricky and difficult. You can rely on Richard W Whittaker LLC to make sure all the legal paperwork is completed properly and that you understand everything involved in the process.
When it comes to the law, it is vitally important to have a qualified attorney representing and advising you to ensure the best outcome possible. By listening and taking the time to get to know our clients, our results are superior to that of other law firms. This office believes that communication is key to understanding the legal hurdles you are facing or the goals you would like us to help you achieve.
Our mission is to provide the best possible legal result in all matters and act as the main resource and partner for our clients. You won't find a better fit for your legal needs anywhere in the region.
Born and raised in Enterprise, Alabama. Graduated University of Alabama in 1969. He received his Juris Doctor degree from University of Alabama School of Law in 1971 and admitted to Alabama State Bar that same year.
Following graduation he clerked for Honorable William M. Steger, U.S. District Court, Easter District of Texas from 1971-1974. During that period became members of the bar in both Texas and Arkansas and practiced in both states with a law firm in Texarkana, Texas during 1974.
He returned to his hometown of Enterprise, Alabama at the end of 1974 and practiced law with Joe S. Pittman until 1993 when he opened his own practice. Mr. Whittaker's practice is primarily centered on Real Estate, Will and Estate, insurance, corporate and business issues.
Mr. Whittaker is a member of the State Bar of Alabama, Texas and Arkansas. He is licensed to practice in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama. He has previously served as City Attorney for the City of Enterprise. He has served twice as a Bar Commissioner with the Alabama State Bar representing attorneys in Coffee and Pike Counties.
He is active in church and community having served as Chairman of the Administrative Board of First United Methodist Church of Enterprise, on the Board of Directors of Enterprise Chamber of Commerce, and is on the Board of Directors of Coffee County Arts Alliance.
Mr. Whittaker has been in the business for over 46 years.
We are committed to aggressively representing our clients while maintaining our integrity and reputation.
Dedicated To You
We are efficient, responsive and driven to make a difference for our clients.
Honest & Fair
We will explain your legal options thoroughly and lay out a detailed plan of action.