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Craid Sorrell Pittman
Court Information:
Alabama Court of Civil Appeals
Title:   Judge
Position:   Place 1
Salary:  $159-199k
Active:   2000-2018
Personal History
Born:   1956
Party:   Republican
Undergraduate:   Middlebury College, 1978
Law School:   Cumberland School of Law, 1981
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Court of Civil Appeals
State:  Alabama
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Election vote:  98.18%ApprovedA

Craig Sorrell Pittman is a judge on the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals, a position to which he was first elected in November 2000. He was re-elected in 2006 and 2012 and his current term expires in 2018.


Judge Pittman received his B.A. from Middlebury College in Vermont in 1978. He earned his JD from Cumberland School of Law of Samford University in 1981.[1][2]


Pittman clerked for Judge Virgil Pittman in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Alabama from 1981-1983. He practiced law in Mobile with the law firm of Hamilton, Butler, Riddick, Tarlton and Sullivan from 1983-1986, and in 1986, started the law firm which became Pittman, Pittman, Carwie and Fuquay.

Pittman has served as Deputy Attorney General and General Counsel for the Alabama State Docks during the Fob James Administration.[2]


2012 election

Pittman was re-elected after running unopposed in 2012.[3][4]

See also: Alabama judicial elections, 2012

2006 election

In his 2006 race for re-election to the court, Pittman ran against Democratic candidate Kimberly Drake. Pittman won 608,180 votes versus 543,644 votes for Drake.[5]


Alabama Court of Civil Appeals
300 Dexter Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: 334.242.4095

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