JAMES "LUKE" FARMER
Luke Farmer joined Adams White & Oliver as an Associate in 2019. His practice focuses on criminal defense, estate planning and probate, domestic and family law, litigation, appeals, campaign finance and election law.
Before joining Adams White & Oliver, Luke clerked for The Honorable Chris Hughes, 37th Judicial Circuit; the Beasley Allen Law Firm; the Office of the Attorney General of Alabama; and a political law firm in Alexandria, VA. He was also a Legislative Fellow for the Alabama Legislature's Office of the House Minority Leader and interned for the Alabama Association for Justice.
Luke graduated cum laude from Faulkner University's Thomas Goode Jones School of Law, where he was on the Dean’s list for five semesters. He was elected president of the Student Bar Association and served as Senior Editor of the Faulkner Law Review. Luke also served on the Faulkner Law Board of Advocates and was a member of The Hugh Maddox American Inn of Court. He was a finalist in the Greg Allen Mock Trial Competition as well as the Emory Civil Rights and Liberties Moot Court Competition. Luke was also selected as a Legal Studies Institute Scholar at the Antonin Scalia Law School in Washington, D.C.
J.D., Thomas Goode Jones School of Law, Faulkner University (2018)
B.A., Auburn University (2012)
Dean’s List (5 semesters)
Best Paper Award in Legislation
Student Bar Association, President
Faulkner Law Review, Senior Editor
Faulkner Law Board of Advocates
The Hugh Maddox American Inn of Court
Finalist, Greg Allen Mock Trial Competition
Octo-Finalist, Emory Civil Rights and Liberties Moot Court Competition
Legal Studies Institute Scholar at Antonin Scalia Law School, Washington, D.C.
PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
- Member, Lee County Bar Association
Member, Alabama State Bar