Ask A Lawyer

Tell Us Your Case Information for Fastest Lawyer Match!

Please include all relevant details from your case including where, when, and who it involves.
Case details that can effectively describe the legal situation while also staying concise generally receive the best responses from lawyers.


By submitting this lawyer request, I confirm I have read and agree to the Consent to Receive Messages, Terms of Use, and Privacy Policy

Samuel N. Crosby

 Electrode

CP 431 

No Lawyer Photo
Click to Upgrade

Samuel N. Crosby update listing

Corporate, Estate Planning, Family Law, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Litigation, Wills & Probate; Real Estate; Trusts; Wills

(Please indicate if you do not want referral sent to multiple lawyers.)

By submitting this lawyer request, I confirm I have read and agree to the Consent to Receive Messages, Terms of Use, and Privacy Policy

Sam Crosby served as president of the Alabama State Bar from 2007-2008, the second Baldwin County attorney in 130 years to be elected to this position.  He is the first Alabama lawyer to receive the Chief Justice's Outstanding Leadership Award for his service to the public.  This service, particularly in the area of funding for civil legal aid to indigent citizens, will continue to help thousands of Alabamians.

Mr. Crosby's practice emphasizes the areas of civil litigation, probate practice, personal injury, trusts, wills, business law, guardianships, estates, real property, estate planning and mediation.

Mr. Crosby practices in the firm's Daphne, Foley and Bay Minette offices.  In 1973, Mr. Crosby graduated with academic distinction from the University of Virginia where he was an All Atlantic Coast Conference soccer player.  He joined the firm after receiving his law degree from the University of Alabama School of Law where he was a member of the Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society and Moot Court Board.  He currently serves as a trustee of the University of Alabama Law School Foundation and serves on the Law School Executive Committee.

Mr. Crosby is one of five practicing lawyers in the state who were appointed at large to the Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism.

Mr. Crosby has served as President of the Baldwin County Bar Association and is a Life Fellow of the Alabama Law Foundation.  This fellowship is based upon dedication to the legal profession and community and is limited to 1% of the state bar association.

Mr. Crosby has authored two books and numerous professional articles and columns.  His book of humorous court stories, The Sleeping Juror, was published in 2002 by the Alabama Law Foundation and has raised over $31,000.00 for Kids' Chance Scholarships and indigent legal services.  He has also served on the editorial boards of the Alabama Lawyer and Addendum magazines.

Mr. Crosby served as a local municipal judge and is retired from the JAG Corps of the United States Naval Reserve.  He has served as a mediator in many cases and is a member of the Alabama Academy of Attorney Mediators.

Mr. Crosby was also one of the lawyers selected for inclusion in the 2009 Alabama Super Lawyers magazine.

Mr. Crosby has served as an adjunct professor at the University of South Alabama.  He is a past director of Ecumenical Ministries, Inc., an organization which aids the poor in Baldwin County, and he has been active in numerous charitable and civic organizations, including the Boy Scouts of America, the American Red Cross and the Waterfront Rescue Mission.  He co-leads Crown Financial Ministries small group Bible studies each year and plays music at Spanish Fort United Methodist Church and Church of the Apostles, an Anglican church in Daphne, where he is a member.

 

School Degree Major Graduation
The University of Alabama School of Law Law School N/A
University of Virginia N/A N/A N/A
State / Court Date
U.S. District Court Southern District of Alabama 1979 N/A
Alabama 1978 N/A

Service Type:Private


MAIN LOCATION

7133 Stone Drive
Daphne, AL 36526

SAMPLE LEGAL CASES

Election Issues and Immigration #1: The Future of DAPA and the DACA Expansion
On June 23, 2016, the an equally-divided Supreme Court affirmed the Fifth Circuit’s judgment that uphold a preliminary injunction issued by a federal District Court against the Deferred Action for Parents and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) Program...
THE NEW OVERTIME RULES OF THE FAIR LABOR STANDARDS ACT: How Will New Changes Affect Your Business
On May 18, 2016, the Department of Labor updated the rules to the Fair Labor Standards Act that will ultimately result in several million employees being eligible for overtime pay due to an increase in the minimum salary requirement for the most commonly used overtime exemptions
LET SLEEPING DOGS LIE: HOW TO HANDLE YOUR CUSTOMER’S FURRY FRIENDS
The article discusses the use of service dogs in public places and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act