William E. Scully Jr.

Contact: (251) 626-5052
Law School: Washington and Lee University School of Law - Washington and Lee University
Jurisdictions: Alabama
11th Circuit


About William E. Scully Jr.
Bill Scully has practiced law in Mobile and Baldwin Counties since 1991. He is a graduate of Indiana University (BA 1979, French and Political Science) and Washington and Lee University Law School (1982). Not long after law school he joined the U.S. Army as a Judge Advocate (JAG Officer) and served on active duty until moving to South Alabama. ?As an Assistant District Attorney in Mobile from 1991 until 1996, Bill handled some of the most serious cases on the docket, from complex drug conspiracies to capital murder prosecutions. He opened his private practice in 1996 and his office has been located on the same neighborhood since that time. Bill continues his military service on a part-time basis as an Army Reservist. He holds the rank of Colonel and is assigned as the Staff Judge Advocate for the 377th Theater Sustainment Command in New Orleans. In a position similar to that of a District Attorney, Bill is the principal legal advisor to the two-star commander of an organization comprised of over 35,000 soldiers throughout the eastern half of the country. In 2003, Bill was mobilized for 18 months and deployed to the Mid-East in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. In the private practice, Bill works in all of the practice areas that are described elsewhere on this website. Bill is particularly interested in defending criminal cases in which DNA evidence is used and in Post-Conviction Relief under Rule 32 of the Alabama Rules for Criminal Procedure. He has also been successful in advocating on behalf of our clients before the appellate courts of Alabama: Giardina v. Giardina, 39 So. 3d 204 (Ala.Civ.App. 2009), and a second one: Pinzone v. Papa's Wings, Inc., 72 So. 3d 620 (Ala. Civ.App. 2010) Bill and his wife, Donna (a Registered Nurse who also works part-time for the firm), have been married for over 33 years. In addition to son, Liam, they have two daughters, Elizabeth and Christina. Bill is a long-time member of the Eastern Shore Sertoma Club
Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Traffic Tickets
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Family Law
  • Military Law
  • White Collar Crime
  • Domestic Violence
  • Probate
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • Mastercard, Visa and Discovery.
  • Free Consultation
    • Initial Consultation is free.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
11th Circuit
French Yes
Professional Experience
Judge Advocate, US Army Reserves
Rank: Colonel Position: Staff Judge Advocate
Attorney, Private Law Practice
Assistant District Attorney, Mobile County District Attorney's Office
Judge Advocate, US Army (Active Duty)
Washington and Lee University School of Law - Washington and Lee UniversityJ.D. (1982)
Indiana University - Indiana University-BloomingtonB.A. (1979)Political Science and French
Professional Associations
Member, Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce
Member, Board of Directors, MR/DD Board, Inc.
Member, Grievance Committee 2005 to 2013, Baldwin County Bar Association
Federal Criminal Defense Attorney, CJA Panel Attorney
, CJA Panel Attorney
Member, Past President, Eastern Shore Sertoma Club
Member, Military Law Committee, Alabama State Bar
, Alabama State Bar


Website: Scully and Scully, P.C. Attorneys


Scully & Scully, P.C.
816 Manci Avenue
Daphne, AL 36526
Telephone: (251) 626-5052