Prude, James B.

Assistant Attorney General


  • The University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 1982
  • Alabama A&M University, B.S.,  Business; Minor: Economics, 1977; Dean's List; President of Economics Club; Phi Beta Lambda Business Fraternity.


  • Alabama State Bar


  • Assistant Attorney General, State of Alabama Office of the Attorney General, Criminal Appeals Division, 1983 – Present
  • Adjunct Instructor, Alabama State University, 1994-1995
  • Law Clerk, Legal Services Corporation, 1980-1981
  • Law Clerk, Southern Regional Council, 1981-1982
  • Internship, U.S. Attorney's Office, 1981

Legal Areas

  • Criminal Appeals and Federal Habeas Corpus.
  • Former Anti-trust Attorney for  the Office  of  the Attorney General

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Alabama State Bar


  • President, Montgomery Chapter of the Alabama A&M Alumni Association
  • Chairman, Alabama A&M Alumni Association Scholarship Committee
  • Distinguished  Service Award from the Alabama A&M Alumni Association, 1999
  • Alabama A&M University  Presidential Citation Award, 1990, 1998
  • Distinguished Alumni Citation Of The Year Award from the National Association For Equal Opportunity In Higher Education, 1997

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