Crabtree & Sweet, P.C. Daphne, AL
Associate Attorney, August 2007-Present
General practitioner focusing primarily on criminal defense and bankruptcy. Practice includes representing defendants in municipal, state, and federal criminal courts, debtors in bankruptcy, and parties in landlord-tenant disputes and other civil matters. Summer Associate, July-August 2006
Drafted pleadings, conducted client interviews, performed case-specific research, and assisted attorneys in state district court under third-year practitioner rule.
Tuscaloosa County Public Defender's Office Tuscaloosa, AL
Law Student Intern, August 2006-May 2007
Represented indigent defendants under third-year practitioner rule through UA Law's Criminal Defense Clinic. Undergraduate Intern, Spring 2003
Conducted client intake interviews and produced factual summaries of cases.
US Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Alabama Tuscaloosa, AL
Judicial Extern, Judge C. Michael Stilson, Fall 2006
Part-time judicial research assistant through UA Law's Judicial Externship Program.
Department of Justice, Office of the United States Trustee Worcester, MA
Intern, Summer 2006
Drafted pleadings, produced case-specific research memoranda, assisted with file organization, and attended depositions and hearings with trial counsel.
Law Office of Gene T. Moore Tuscaloosa, AL
Summer Associate, May-August 2005
University of Alabama School of Law
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, May 2007
University of Alabama
Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude, English and Philosophy, 2004
State of Alabama 2007
United States District Court,
Southern District of Alabama 2007
Alabama State Bar Association
Baldwin County Bar Association
Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Baldwin County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
PERSONAL ASSOCIATIONS & HISTORY
Married to Dr. Rebecca Sweet (formerly Garrelts).
Eastern Shore Sertoma Club: Foster Children's Christmas Party Committee Chairman, Membership Chairman
Native of Mobile and lifelong resident of the Eastern Shore.
Graduate of Daphne High School, Class of 2000