Picture of Andrew M. Skier

Andrew M. Skier

Founder / Lead Trial Attorney
amskier@skierlaw.com
Download VCard

Phone: 334-263-4105
Fax: 334-277-0423

8191 Seaton Place
Montgomery, Alabama 36116

Andrew M. Skier, founder and lead trial attorney of Skier & Associates, has practiced law since 1994. He served from 1994 until 1998 as a Deputy District Attorney for Montgomery County. As a prosecutor, he handled over 40 criminal jury trials, ranging from DUI to capital murder cases, along with sex crimes, assault, robbery, and other felony offenses. Prior to his time as a state prosecutor, he served as Law Clerk to the District Court of Montgomery County.

Mr. Skier received both his undergraduate degree and law degree from the University of Alabama.

Today, Mr. Skier practices exclusively in the area of criminal defense. He appears on behalf of clients throughout central Alabama in Circuit, District, Municipal, and Juvenile courts. Mr. Skier regularly represents clients in United States District Court, and is a member of the United States Middle District's CJA panel. Additionally, Mr. Skier serves as the CJA's District Representative and represents Alabama's Federal Middle District at national conferences.

Mr. Skier also appears regularly before the Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles, representing clients seeking the granting of a pardon or requesting parole.

Mr. Skier has taught at many Continuing Legal Education seminars, and is active in the Montgomery County Bar Association, where he serves as co-chair of Montgomery County's Grievance Committee.In his spare time, Mr. Skier enjoys traveling, cooking, and is an avid fan of college athletics. He is married to Darlene Skier and they are the proud parents of Aaron and Ella.

Education

J.D., University of Alabama School of Law, 1994
Elected by class as Honor Court Associate Justice

B.A., University of Alabama, 1991
Elected by class as Vice President, College of Arts and Sciences

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

Alabama, 1994
11th Circuit, 1994

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Alabama Bar Association
Member Since: 1994

Alabama District Attorney’s Association
Member Since: 1994 - 1998

Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Member Since: 1998
Merit Award recipient; Continuing Legal Education Lecturer

Hugh Maddox Chapter, American Inns of Court
Member Since: 1998
Committee Chair; "Master of the Bench"

Montgomery County Bar Association
Member Since: 1994
Co-Chair, Grievance Committee, Continuing Legal Education Lecturer

Legal Specialties and Certifications

CJA Panel, Middle District of Alabama, Panel Attorney, 2005;
Qualified to represent indigent individuals in Federal District Court
District Representative to the National CJA Panel. Term expires 2013.

No representation is made that the quality of legal services to be provided is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers.