Gabrielle Nicole Helix

Attorney at Law
Contact: (256) 489-0595
Law School: Birmingham School of Law
Jurisdiction: Alabama


About Gabrielle Nicole Helix
Gabrielle Helix, a native of Huntsville, Alabama, chose to enter law school at Birmingham School of Law after having pursued a successful career as a television journalist and protocol consultant. While in law school, she received the award for Most Outstanding Freshman in 2005 and was the Vice Chancellor of the Sigma Delta Kappa, Legal Honor Society. Gabrielle was also the recipient of an Honor Scholarship. She ultimately graduated summa cum laude from the Birmingham School of Law.
Prior to practicing law, Gabrielle worked in Saudi Arabia under the auspice of the Honorable Raymond Mabus, U.S. Ambassador. After coming back to the States, Gabrielle became certified in Etiquette and Protocol in Washington, DC. She then began private instruction for individuals and companies in the areas of foreign and domestic protocol. While freelancing as a consultant, Gabrielle began her television career.
Directly after graduation from the Birmingham School of Law in 2007 as Salutatorian, Gabrielle opened her own practice in Huntsville, Alabama. While completing her law degree, she worked with Huntsville attorney, Gary L. Rigney, a distinguished trial attorney, gaining valuable experience in a number of areas of the legal field. Gabrielle's law practice includes the areas of criminal, family, and juvenile law (both dependency and delinquency), while she also handles business and employment law, wills and trusts. (see Areas of Practice)

Gabrielle volunteers as the Juvenile Drug Court advocate, assisting the Drug Court team in guiding juveniles and their families through the diversion program. She is a member of a number of professional associations: American Bar Association, Alabama Bar Association, Huntsville - Madison County Bar Association, Alabama Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, and she is a participant in the Madison County Volunteer Lawyer Program. Additionally, she was recognized by the Alabama Bar Association on the 2008 and 2009 Pro Bono Honor Roll, as she volunteers her services through the Volunteer Lawyers Program.

Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Criminal Law
  • Divorce
  • Insurance Claims
  • Juvenile Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Custody, paternity, visitation
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • Hourly, Contingent & Flat Fees Payment Plans Available
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Certified Guardian Ad Litem (Alabama Bar State Association)
Professional Experience
Sole Practioner with a Full Service Law Firm, Gabrielle N. Helix
Birmingham School of LawJ.D.Law
Honors: Salutatorian Summa Cum Laude Graduate
University of Alabama - HuntsvilleBSBA Management/FinanceBusiness Management Finance
Honors: Honor Graduate
Purdue University - Purdue UniversityB.S.Business
Birmingham-Southern College
Honors: High School Student Scholarship Program
University of Alabama - Huntsville
Honors: High School Early Admission Program
Most Outstanding Law Student, Lanny Vines, Attorney at Law
Pro Bono Honor Roll, Alabama Bar Association
Professional Associations
Member, Alabama State Bar
Member, Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Volunteer Defense Bar Representative, Madison County Juvenile Drug Court Program
Law Clerk, Gary L. Rigney, Attorney at Law
Television Journalist, ABC & NBC Affliates
Domestic and Foreign Protocol Instructor, Washington D.C. School of Protocol
Associate under the Auspices of the US Ambassador, United States Embassy, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Activities: USERA


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2117 Whitesburg Drive
Huntsville, AL 35801
Telephone: (256) 489-0595
Telephone: (256) 489-0595