Sherry C. Burns

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Sherry C. Burns
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Court Information:
Alabama District Courts
Title:   Judge
Position:   Place 1
Appointed by:   Gov. Bob Riley
Active:   2010-2018
Past post:   District Attorney, Blount County
Past term:   2006-2010
Personal History
Party:   Republican
Undergraduate:   Samford University, 1991
Law School:   Birmingham School of Law, 1995
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Blount County District Court
State:  Alabama
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Election vote:  99.5%ApprovedA

Sherry C. Burns is a judge on the Blount County District Court in Alabama. She was appointed to the court in 2010 by Governor Bob Riley. Her current term expires in 2018.[1]


Burns received her undergraduate degree from Samford University in 1991 and her J.D. from Birmingham School of Law in 1995.[1]


  • 2010-2012: Judge, Blount County District Court
  • 2006-2010: District Attorney, Blount County
  • 1999-2006: Assistant District Attorney, Blount County
  • 1996-1999: Attorney, Chamblee and Furr, LLC[1]

2012 election

Burns was elected to the court after running unopposed in 2012.[2][3]

See also: Alabama judicial elections, 2012 - District Courts

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