Spring 2024 Alumni Spotlight – Truman Fitzgerald

Truman Fitzgerald was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. In July 2011, he joined the Birmingham Police Department. In December 2011, he graduated from the police academy and then was assigned to the East Precinct as a patrol officer. In July 2020, he joined the Public Information Division where he currently serves as a spokesperson […]

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Faculty Spotlight – Evan Rosemore

Evan T. Rosemore is an experienced trial and appellate lawyer who dedicates his practice to improving community safety through the power of the civil jury system. He has extensive experience representing both individuals and closely held businesses in litigation, trials, and appeals in both state and federal court. He specializes in medicolegal litigation and handles […]

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Faculty Spotlight – Judge Barrentine

Judge Joeletta Martin Barrentine is a lifelong resident of Walker County, Alabama and currently serving the 14th Judicial Circuit as Circuit Judge.  She lives in Sumiton with her husband Jeremy and son Jase.  In 2020, Judge Barrentine became the first female elected judge in the 198-year history of Walker County. Prior to serving on the […]

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Faculty Spotlight – Grace Simms

Grace L. Simms received her MLS from the University of Alabama. She is the Information Technology Librarian for Beeson Law Library at Cumberland School of Law at Samford University where she is responsible for managing and coordinating all the library computer resources and services as well as maintaining the law library’s website. She helps law […]

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Faculty Spotlight – Tim Steele

Tim Steele is an Alabama  licensed attorney practicing law in the areas of Trust and Estates, Small Business, Property, and Probate.  He teaches Legal Research and Writing, which he dearly loves as he gets to work with first year law students and help focus their legal thought and expression.  He also “daylights” with Southern Nuclear […]

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