Attorney Profiles


Elisha C. PooleElisha Poole

 

Martindale-Hubbell's Preeminent AV Rating (the highest rating)

Admitted to bar, 1955, Alabama; 1957, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit and U.S. District Court for Middle District of Alabama; 1971, U.S. Supreme Court and U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit; 1972, U.S. Tax Court; 1982, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

Education
University of Alabama (B.S., 1951; L.L.B., 1955). Phi Delta Phi; Farrah Order of Jurisprudence. Member, Board of Editors, Alabama Law Review, 1953-1955. Member: Greenville Bar Association (President, 1973-1977). Alabama State Bar (Member: Board of Commissioners, 1973-1978); Alabama Judicial Compensation Commission, 1978-1982; Special Assistant Attorney General, 1987; Hearing Officer, Alabama Medicaid Agency, 1988-1993; American Judicature Society; The Federalist Society. [1st Lt., U.S. Air Force (O.S.I.), 1951-1953.]

Languages
German

 

Calvin Poole, IIICalvin Poole Image

 

Martindale-Hubbell's Preeminent AV Rating (the highest rating)

Education
1977: University of Alabama, B.S. in Commerce and Business Administration
1980: University of Alabama, J.D. (Law) Degree

Profession
1980 to Present: Poole & Poole Attorneys, Greenville, Alabama; Admitted to Alabama State
Bar; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama; U.S. Court of Appeals for 11th Circuit
1982: Special Assistant Attorney General, State of Alabama
1985: Certified as Criminal Trial Advocate by National Board of Trial Advocacy
1983 - 2001: Assistant District Attorney, Butler County, Alabama
1996: Anti-Terrorism Crisis (Hostage) Negotiations Training
2008: Registered on Alabama State Court Mediator Roster
Presently: President, Butler County Bar Association

Community
1983 - 1999: Bank Director, First National Bank of Greenville
1999 to 2012: Advisory Board, Whitney National Bank
2012 to Present: Advisory Board, Hancock Bank
2007 - 2011: Member, Standing Judicial Commission of Presbyterian Church in America
Former President of Greenville Chamber of Commerce, Greenville Rotary Club, Butler County United Fund
Former State Board Member, Alabama Independent School Association
2011 to 2013: Board member, Friends of Alabama Archives
2004 to 2012: Board member, Greenville-Butler County Public Library
2008 to 2012: Board Chairman, Fort Dale Academy, Greenville, Alabama
1992 to Present: Elder, First Presbyterian Church of Greenville, Alabama