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Laura is a Houston County native who graduated from Rehobeth High School in 1994.  She attended Troy University where she obtained a Bachelor's degree in 1998 and earned a Masters degree from the University of Oklahoma in 2001.  Laura spent more than ten years working as a paralegal before entering the Jones School of Law at Faulkner University in Montgomery.  She received her Juris Doctor in May 2011 and was admitted to the Alabama State Bar shortly thereafter.  Laura previously worked as an Associate for the Law Office of William C. Maddox, PC in Dothan before opening her own firm in

July 2012.

Laura Peterman Wells primarily focuses her practice in areas of domestic law, including:

  • Divorce and custody issues
  • Child support modification and enforcement
  • Juvenile defense
  • Criminal defense

In addition, Laura handles a wide variety of general legal matters including probate, collections, landlord/tenant and other contractual disputes and estate planning.

Laura is married to Kevin Wells, formerly of Tulsa, Oklahoma and they have one son, Tanner.  The Wells Family are active members of Tabernacle United Methodist Church in Taylor.  Laura's free time usually centers around Tanner's baseball, basketball or sailing schedule.  ​ 

​  The Law Offices of Laura Peterman Wells


                 Juris Doctor:  Jones School of Law at Faulkner University, Montgomery, AL

                 Masters Degree:  University of Oklahoma, Stillwater, OK

                 Bachelor's Degree:  Troy University, Troy, AL

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