Law School & Legal Education Task Force

Members

Members

position held email address mailing address

phone number

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Chairperson
 
PO Box 78
Montgomery, AL 36101
-0078
(334) 269-3138 (866) 736-3854
Vice Chairperson
 
PO Box 686
Montgomery, AL 36101
-0686
(334) 269-5930 (334) 269-5931
 
 
1801 5th Ave N Ste 400
Birmingham, AL 35203
-2104
(205) 502-0123 (205) 278-1470
 
 
2001 Park Pl Ste 1300
Birmingham, AL 35203
-2735
(205) 572-4920 (205) 326-6786
 
 
PO Box 587
Columbiana, AL 35051
-0587
(205) 669-6783 (205) 669-4932
 
 
5209 Meadow Garden Ln
Birmingham, AL 35242
-3412
(404) 790-6841
 
 
PO Box 947
Trussville, AL 35173
-0947
(205) 701-4444
 
 
112 Edgewood Blvd
Birmingham, AL 35209
-5336
(205) 348-7495
 
 
1 N Court Sq
Andalusia, AL 36420
-3910
(334) 428-2581 (334) 428-2547
 
 
PO Box 2129
Sylacauga, AL 35150
-5129
(256) 249-8527 (256) 245-7123
 
 
4774 County Road 29
Marion Jct, AL 36759
-3548
(334) 872-0380
 
 
303 S Tee Dr
Fairhope, AL 36532
-4890
(251) 776-4696
 
 
PO Box 1111
Montgomery, AL 36101
-1111
(334) 625-2050 (334) 625-2310
 
 
105 Timberwood Ln
Madison, AL 35758
-6847
(256) 713-4873
 
 
231 22nd St S
Birmingham, AL 35233
-2207
(205) 322-6122 (205) 322-2822
 
 
2145 Highland Ave S Ste 110
Birmingham, AL 35205
-4015
(205) 440-4459
 
 
5345 Atlanta Hwy
Montgomery, AL 36109
-3323
(334) 386-7564 (334) 386-7223
 
 
2015 2nd Ave N Ste 200
Birmingham, AL 35203
-3713
(205) 251-5885 (205) 251-8642
 
 
PO Box 306
Birmingham, AL 35201
-0306
(205) 226-8765
 
 
PO Box 4160
Montgomery, AL 36103
-4160
(334) 269-2343 (334) 954-7555
 
 
4000 Eagle Point Corporate Dr
Birmingham, AL 35242
-1900
(205) 991-1720 (205) 406-8735
 
 
PO Box 4539
Montgomery, AL 36103
-4539
(334) 532-3400 (334) 532-3434
 
 
1801 5th Ave N Ste 400
Birmingham, AL 35203
-2104
(205) 502-0138 (205) 278-8763
 
 
1819 5th Ave N
Birmingham, AL 35203
-2120
(205) 521-8360 (205) 488-6360
 
 
905 Montgomery Hwy Ste 201
Vestavia, AL 35216
-2867
(205) 824-7767 (205) 824-7768
 
 
163 W Main St
Dothan, AL 36301
-1625
(334) 793-1000
 
 
905 Montgomery Hwy Ste 201
Vestavia, AL 35216
-2867
(205) 824-7767 (205) 824-7768
 
 
PO Box 5624
Montgomery, AL 36103
-5624
(334) 242-5699
 
 
710 20th St N Rm 600
Birmingham, AL 35203
-2216
(256) 282-6852 (205) 297-8120
 
 
521 Madison St SE Ste 201
Huntsville, AL 35801
-4266
(256) 970-4217 (256) 970-4218
 
 
205 20th St N Ste 710
Birmingham, AL 35203
-4701
(205) 202-1194
 
 
2112 11th Ave S Ste 542
Birmingham, AL 35205
-2847
(205) 254-6060 (866) 390-0375
 
 
PO Box 4780
Montgomery, AL 36103
-4780
(334) 242-4191 (334) 240-3186
 
 
2117 2nd Ave N
Birmingham, AL 35203
-3702
(205) 328-4100 (205) 324-8866
 
 
101 Riverchase Pkwy E
Hoover, AL 35244
-1864
(205) 874-9697 (205) 453-7184
 
 
PO Box 644
Gardendale, AL 35071
-0644
(205) 282-9116
 
 
201 S Union St
Montgomery, AL 36130
-4369
(334) 517-7193
 
 
PO Box 11349
Birmingham, AL 35202
-1349
(205) 320-4021
 
 
1819 5th Ave N
Birmingham, AL 35203
-2120
(205) 521-8338 (205) 521-8800
 
 
600 Dexter Ave Ste NB-05
Montgomery, AL 36130
-3024
(334) 242-7120 (334) 242-2335
 
 
1729 5th Ave N
Birmingham, AL 35203
-2000
(205) 278-1900 (205) 278-1905
 
 
2025 3rd Ave N Ste 800
Birmingham, AL 35203
-3378
(205) 328-5330
 
 
PO Box 11405
Birmingham, AL 35202
-1405
(205) 328-4600 (205) 328-4698
 
 
PO Box 4160
Montgomery, AL 36103
-4160
(334) 495-1674
 
 
1819 5th Ave N Ste 1000
Birmingham, AL 35203
-2118
(205) 297-2252 (205) 297-2201
 
 
801 17th St N
Birmingham, AL 35203
-2021
(205) 254-2156 (205) 254-2416
 
 
131 Clayton St
Montgomery, AL 36104
-3429
(334) 551-1705 (334) 223-7135
 
 
211 22nd St N
Birmingham, AL 35203
-3707
(205) 251-2300 (205) 251-6773
 
 
PO Box 290
Mobile, AL 36601
-0290
(251) 405-1311 (251) 432-6843
 
 
4454 Blackwood Dr
Montgomery, AL 36109
-3159
(334) 272-5920
 
 
PO Box 4539
Montgomery, AL 36103
-4539
(334) 532-3400 (334) 532-3434
 
 
2330 Highland Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35205
-2912
(205) 602-9027 (205) 591-5078
 
 
11 S Union St Ste 519
Montgomery, AL 36130
-2102
(256) 458-0258
 
 
3709 Flintwood Ln
Opelika, AL 36804
-7611
(334) 737-3436
 
 
PO Box 270
Montgomery, AL 36101
-0270
(334) 206-3234 (334) 481-0831
 
 
521 Madison St SE Ste 202
Huntsville, AL 35801
-4266
(256) 551-1151
Staff Liaison
 
PO Box 671
Montgomery, AL 36101
-0671
(334) 269-1515 (334) 261-6310

Purpose & Scope


This task force shall undertake a comprehensive evaluation of the five law schools is Alabama and the effectiveness of legal education in Alabama in meeting the legal needs of the citizens of Alabama. This includes, but is not limited to an examination of the relationship of law student bar exam passage rate, and how successful graduates of Alabama laws are in finding employment. The task force shall also compare the overall success of the accredited and the non-accredited law schools in meeting the legal needs of Alabama citizens in a changing society, and make such recommendations for changes or improvements. This review may include bar passage rates over the past ten years with commentary on trends and what, if anything, such trends, foretell. The task force shall also familiarize itself with the concept of Lawyer Incubator programs, reviewing recently released report, “2016 Comprehensive Survey of Lawyer Incubators, dated August 2016 published by the ABA Standing Committee on the Delivery of Legal Services.

In addition to the above, the Task Force shall undertake any additional projects assigned to it during this year which will assist the Alabama State Bar in making recommendations how to best meet the legal needs of the citizens of Alabama. The Task Force may look at the numerous studies produced in recent years both on a national state, and regional level to gain perspective and additional focus as it goes about its work.

The task force shall submit a written report of “current best practices with recommendations” no later than June 1, 2017.

No later than May 1, 2017, the task force shall determine if it will recommend the task force be a permanent standing committee of the Bar, or remain as a task force for another year.

The task force shall elect from its membership a secretary who shall be responsible for a written record of all its actions. The secretary shall keep minutes of all meetings of the task force and a copy of the original of the minutes shall be filed with Department of External Affairs after each meeting or conference upon request.

The task force shall meet at the call of the chair. The Alabama State Bar, through its designated staff liaison, will assist the task force in carrying out its purpose.