Jefferson County Circuit Court Judge, Place 26
Date of birth: June 13, 1970; age 45
Political experience: Member, State of Alabama Democratic Executive Committee, 2006-2010 .
Professional experience: Private practice since 1996; founding partner of May Law Firm LLC.
Civic experience: Member, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity; member, First Ebenezer Baptist Church and its Prison Ministry, Nursing Home Ministry and Children’s Ministry; youth and group adviser, Jefferson County Youth Advisory Council; creator and facilitator of “Know Your Rights, or NO RIGHTS, It’s an Emergency Situation” seminars and workshops.
Education: University of Alabama, bachelor’s, 1992; University of Florida, juris doctorate, 1995.
Top contributors: Self, loan, $12, 475; Griffin Law Firm, $1,000; Christopher Burrell, $1,000; The Earle Law Firm, $500; Darryl Bender, $500. *This information has been corrected from the original version.
Qualifications: Having more than 20 years of experience as a trial attorney, handling thousands of serious cases and presiding over thousands of serious felony cases for the past 16 years as a special judge, May said he has demonstrated that he has the judicial temperament and knowledge to administer justice in a manner that grants fairness, respect and dignity to all.