Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals Judge J. Chris McCool is the featured guest speaker for HGD’s annual winter CLE for members of the Alabama Association for Justice Emerging Leaders and members of the Magic City Bar Association on Thursday, December 12. Judge McCool’s presentation is titled “A Grab-Bag of Practical Issues for Lawyers in the Trenches.”
McCool was the longtime district attorney for three counties in West Alabama before being elected to the state’s second-highest criminal court in November, 2018. McCool served as the district attorney for the 24th Judicial Circuit, which includes Fayette, Lamar and Pickens counties, since July 2001.
The CLE will be held in the Stephen D. Heninger Moot Court Room at the Birmingham HGD office. A holiday reception will follow the CLE.