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educator , lawyer

Annesley Hodges DeGaris, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Alabama 1989, United States District Court (northern district) Alabama 1989, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1992, United States District Court (middle district) Alabama 1995, United States District Court (southern district) Alabama 1996, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1995. Rotary Foundation scholar Rotary International, Australia, 1990.

Background

DeGaris, Annesley Hodges was born on June 23, 1963 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Son of John A. Junior and Lena Kate (Hodges) DeG.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Public Administration magna cum laude, Samford University, 1985. Juris Doctor magna cum laude, Cumberland School Law, 1988. Master of Laws, University Melbourne, Australia, 1992.

Career

Judicial law clerk United States District Court, Huntsville, Alabama, 1988-1989. Staff attorney United States Court Appeals 11th Circuit, Atlanta, 1991-1993. Associate Johnson & Cory, Birmingham, 1993-1995.

Partner Cory, Watson, Crowder & DeGaris, since 1995. Adjunct professor Emory University School Law, Atlanta, 1992-1993. Professor constitutional law Birmingham School Law, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Bar: Alabama 1989, United States District Court (northern district) Alabama 1989, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1992, United States District Court (middle district) Alabama 1995, United States District Court (southern district) Alabama 1996, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Casenote editor Cumberland Law Review. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Association of Trial Lawyers of America, American Bar Association, Alabama Trial Lawyers Association, Vestavia Hills Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Backpacking, travel.

Connections

Married Ashley H. DeGaris, July 1, 1995.

father:
John A. DeG. Junior

mother:
Lena Kate (Hodges) DeG.

spouse:
Ashley H. DeGaris