Law School - Miles College of Law (AL)
Bar Admission - 5/1/1989
Law Office Locations:
Birmingham, Bessemer, Montgomery
Geographic Areas Served:
Jefferson, Shelby, Montgomery
Areas of Practice:
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Birmingham Chamber of Commerce Member
Alabama Trial Lawyers Association Member
Alabama State Bar Member
Birmingham Bar Association Member
Metro YMCA Board of Directors
Executive Committee of Southern Legislative Conference and National Energy Council
Chairman of the Jefferson County Senate Delegation
Past President of the Alabama Legislative Black Caucus
Board of Trustees at the University of Montevallo
Alabama Sports Hall of Fame
President Pro Tempore of the Alabama Senate, 2009
Alabama Senate, 18th District, 1994 -
Roger Smitherman was born in Montgomery, Alabama on March 2, 1953.
Roger Smitherman's Education:
He graduated from the University of Montevallo with a B.B.A. degree and with honors from Miles Law School with a Juris Doctorate Degree. Mr.
Smitherman is a life long Democrat who is serving his fourth term in the Senate. Smitherman is the recipient of many Awards and Honors. Most recently, he received the Birmingham Board of Education Partner of the Year Award. On Thursday, February 5, 2009. Mr. Smitherman was elected President Pro Tempore of the Alabama Senate.
Mr. Smitherman and his wife, Carole Smitherman of Birmingham are the parents of four children: Rodger, II, Tonya Renee, Mary Elaine, and Crystal Nicole. Mr. Smitherman and an Elder in the Presbyterian Church.
President Pro Tempore of the Alabama Senate