Albert Brewer

Distinguished Professor of Law and Government & Professor Emeritus



Phone: 
205.726.2361
Fax: 
205.726.2334

Cumberland School of Law
Samford University
800 Lakeshore Dr.
Birmingham, AL 35229


A.B., University of Alabama, Political Science and History, 1952

LL.B., University of Alabama School of Law, 1952; replaced by J.D., 1969

Governor of Alabama, 1968-71

Lieutenant Governor of Alabama, 1967-68

Member of the Alabama House of Representatives, 1954-66

Speaker of the Alabama House of Representatives, 1963-66

Practice experience: Solo practitioner, Decatur, Ala., 1952-68; senior partner, Robison, Belser, Brewer and Mancuso, Montgomery, Ala., 1971-79; senior partner, Brewer, Lentz, Nelson and Whitmire, Decatur, Ala., 1979-87

Joined Cumberland faculty: 1987

Teaching and research interests: Professional responsibility, law office practice and management, Alabama constitutional law

  • Co-author of Brewer and Cole: Alabama Constitutional Law (Samford University Press, 1992; second edition, 1998)
  • Chairman of the board of the Public Affairs Research Council of Alabama, 1996-present; president, 1988-96
  • Board member, Alabama Citizens for Constitutional Reform
  • Chairman, State Constitutional Law Project at Cumberland School of Law
  • Co-Chair, Dean Search Committee, 2000-2001

 



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