Compassionate And Accessible Legal Advocacy For Alabama
Larry G. Cooper Jr.
- Criminal Defense
- Family and Civil Law
- Personal Injury
Larry is a native of Lee County, Alabama and originally from Auburn, Alabama. He graduated from Auburn University in 1987 where he earned a B.A. in Pre-Law Criminal Justice. Larry also played football from 1981-1984 for Auburn University and was team member for the 1983 SEC Championship team and 1984 Sugar Bowl Champion. Larry attended Thomas Goode Jones School of Law while working full time in law enforcement for over 3 years graduating August 1993 and began practicing law in the Auburn area in April 1994.
While at Jones School of Law Larry was a member of the Sigma Delta Law Fraternity. In his second year of law school Larry was elected by his peers as vice president of the law fraternity and for his third year of law school Larry was elected President of SDK law fraternity. In addition, Larry was elected in his final year of law school as Chief Justice of the Schools Honor Court, presiding over disciplinary hearings and student related issues.
While a student in law school and one year after graduation Larry was hired by the State of Alabama to serve as the Law Clerk for former Circuit Judge John Davis in Montgomery County Family/Circuit Court for two years assisting Judge Davis with legal research and writing and serving as a special master appointed in pendente lite Divorce proceedings.
"Divorce and custody cases are some of the most emotionally driven cases for our clients, but working together, we strive to make this process less stressful for both you and your family, no matter what brings you to our office."
Larry began his solo general law practice focusing on domestic relations and criminal cases. In 2007, his brother Andrew Cooper joined Larry in his law practice and the firm became known as Cooper & Cooper, Attorneys at Law, LLC. Larry assists clients in all Alabama counties; however, his practice is primarily focused in Central and East Alabama (Lee, Russell, Tallapoosa, Macon, Bullock, Montgomery, and Chambers counties). Cooper & Cooper, Attorneys at Law, LLC has two office law offices to better serve clients which are located in Auburn and Phenix City, Alabama.
Larry lives in Phenix City, Alabama, and attends Cascade Hills Church. He enjoys grilling and competing in BBQ competitions and judging BBQ contests across the southeast on weekends, spending time with his family, traveling and playing golf, and watching or attending college football games whenever possible.
- Thomas Goode Jones School of Law, August 1993 – J.D.
- Auburn University, 1987 – B.A.
- Alabama State Bar, April 1994-present
- United States Federal Court- Middle District of Alabama, 1994-present
- Montgomery County Bar Association 1994/1995
- Lee County Bar Association 1995-present
- Alabama State Bar Association, Member
- Lee County Bar Association, Member
- Alabama Pro Bono Committee, Member
- Alabama Volunteer Lawyers Program