Jefferson County Circuit Court, Place 18
Raymond Pearson Chambliss (incumbent)
Political experience: Elected to Circuit Court judgeship, 2012;
Professional experience: Family Court judge, 2013-present; previously senior trial referee, deputy district attorney, defense attorney with Legal Aide, juvenile probation officer, Birmingham Police Department, Birmingham Municipal Court judge for 16 years; spearheaded development of a Family Resource Center.
Education: Juris doctorate, Miles College of Law.
Civic experience: Chairs Jefferson County Children’s Policy Council; member Thirgood Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal Church