Wakisha E. Hazzard

Wakisha E. Hazzard was born and raised in Savannah, Georgia. She graduated from Georgia Southern University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and a double minor in English and Fashion Merchandising. Soon after graduating, Wakisha decided to pursue her legal career. She graduated from Miles Law School in 2009, magna cum laude, and then became certified as an attorney in 2011. Soon after certification, she went on to lay the foundation for her own law firm, The Hazzard Law Firm, LLC, specializing in matters related to personal injury cases, family law and divorce matters, and criminal litigation. Crediting her accomplishments to God and her strong family structure, Wakisha has not only established a legal legacy, but through her leadership, her humanitarianism and her philanthropy is navigating a vessel designed to assist and serve others. She is extremely active in the community and is passionate about giving back to that community through acts of service. Wakisha is a dedicated, faithful, and active member at New Hope Baptist Church, where the Pastor Gregory L. Clarke is officiating.

  • Alabama State Bar, 2011
    U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama, 2012
  • Certified as an Attorney – 2011
    Miles Law School, Birmingham, Alabama
    J.D. (Magna Cum Laude) – 2009
    Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, B.S. – 2004
    Major: Political Science
    Double Minor: English/Fashion Merchandising
  • Birmingham Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section
    Birmingham Bar Association, Solo Small Firm Section
    Magic City Bar Association
    Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity
  • English and Spanish
  • New Hope Baptist Church, Economic Development Ministry 2013-Present
    VSA Junior Patron 2011-Present
    YWEC Board of Directors 2009-Present
    YP Birmingham Events Chair 2012-2013
    Habitat for Humanity, Volunteer Worker 2010-2011
    The American Red Cross, Volunteer Worker 2010-2011