Daryl D. Bailey

Montgomery County District Attorney

Montgomery County District Attorney Daryl D. Bailey

To contact District Attorney Bailey, call (334) 832-7179 or email:DarylBailey@mc-ala.org


Married to Tracy M. Bailey since 1994

Father of Laura (18) and Jake (16)


Lifelong member of the Church of Christ

Member, Landmark Church of Christ                                          1993-present

Sunday School Teacher                                                                1994-present

Deacon in Children’s Ministry                                                      2011-present


Thomas Goode Jones School of Law, J.D., 1996

Elected Student Bar Association President

University of Alabama Huntsville, B.A. (Communications & Political Science), 1993

David Lipscomb University, 1988-1989

Work Experience

 District Attorney, Montgomery County, Alabama                             2014-present

President, Alabama District Attorneys Association 2022-present

Chief Deputy District Attorney, Montgomery County, Alabama      2002-2014

Trial Attorney: prosecuted hundreds of cases from misdemeanors to capital murders, including White Collar, Special Investigation and Ethics Cases

Supervisor of office personnel

Assist with preparation and management of budgets

Executive Assistant to the District Attorney

Grand Jury Attorney: orient, advise and examine witnesses

Deputy District Attorney, Montgomery County, Alabama                1997-2002

Supervisor of Violence Against Women Prosecution Unit

Trial Attorney

Reference Librarian, Thomas Goode Jones School of Law               1996-2003

Legal Intern, Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office          1994-1997

Tried 23 jury trials as a Third Year Law Student


Catoma Elementary School Community Partner of the Year 2021

Citizen of the Year awarded by Montgomery Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. 2019

Voice for Victims Justice Award awarded by Victims of Crime and Leniency 2019

Torch Team Hero Award Winner 2017 (Nominated by students and faculty of E. D. Nixon Elementary)

Faulkner Law Distinguished Alumni Award for Professional Achievement 2015

President’s Special Service Award (Family Sunshine Center – for making a difference in the lives of families affected by domestic violence) 2013

State of Alabama Assistant Prosecutor of the Year Award (Alabama District Attorney’s Investigators Association) 2009

Justice for Victims Award (Family Sunshine Center) 2000

Advocacy Award (Thomas Goode Jones School of Law Faculty and Administration – for excellence in advocacy) 1997


Supreme Court of Alabama and all inferior courts

United States Middle District of Alabama

Specialized Instructor by the Alabama Peace Officers Standards & Training Commission


Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence Statutory Committee, 2007-2010

Alabama Criminal Rules Committee (Appointed by Chief Justice of Alabama Supreme Court), 2017-present

Alabama District Attorneys Association Executive Committee (elected by peers), 2017-present

Alabama District Attorneys Association, 1997-present

Alabama Human Resources Task Force (Appointed by Governor of AL), 2017-present

Alabama Juvenile Justice Task Force (Appointed by Governor of AL), 2017-present

Alabama State Bar Association, 1997-present

Family Sunshine Center

Board of Directors, 2007-2013

Development/Public Relations Committee (Chair), 2012-2013

Tennis Across Montgomery Fundraiser (Chair), 2011, 2013, 2014

Faulkner University’s Legal Studies Advisory Board, 2003-2007

Halcyon Summit Residential Association Board of Directors, 1999-2000, 2007-2008

I-LEAD Educational School Program Montgomery Public Schools

(Teacher and founder) 2014-present

Leadership Montgomery Class XXIII

Model Guidelines for Prosecution of Domestic Violence Cases Committee (Chair), 2004

Montgomery Area Council on Aging Board Member, 2014-present

Montgomery Chief of Police Homicide Review Commission, 2013-2014

Montgomery Children’s Policy Council Board Member, 2014-present

Montgomery County Bar Association, 1997-present

Technology Committee, 2005

Montgomery County Community Punishment and Corrections Authority

Board Member, 2014-present

Montgomery County Domestic Violence Task Force (Chair), 2000-2014

Montgomery County Sexual Assault Response Team (Founding Member)

Montgomery Mayor’s Strategic Crime Commission, 2007-2009

Montgomery Police Department Junior Police Academy Speaker, 2001-present

Montgomery Zoological Board of Directors, 2005-2008

National District Attorneys Association, 1997-present

One Place Family Justice Center Board of Directors, 2013-present

President, 2014-2015

Reading Across America Reader at Wares Ferry Elementary School, 2008-2009

YMCA T-Ball Coach, 2009

Youth Soccer Coach, 2010-2014

Youth Softball Coach, 2011-2013


National District Attorneys Association Executive Conference                                                                         2014

Montgomery Police Academy (trained recruits how to testify in court)                                                          2012-13

Alabama Law Enforcement Committees, Statewide Conference                                                                    2013

District Attorney Orientation (trained new D.A.s on prosecutorial discretion)  2012

Alabama District Attorneys Association Meeting (trained prosecutors on Prosecutorial Discretion)         2012

Alabama District Attorneys Association Conference (trained prosecutors on Prosecutorial Discretion)   2011

International Family Justice Center Conference                                                                                                   2008-10

National Judicial College Capital Litigation Improvement Initiative                                                                  2009

Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee South East Conference (trained federal law enforcement officials on domestic violence issues)                                                                                                                                         2009

National College of District Attorneys Executive Program                                                                                2007, 2015

CASE Program (Identity Theft) National Conference                                                                                          2006

Montgomery Police Department (trained officers in search and seizure and domestic violence issues) 2005

National College of District Attorneys Domestic Violence Conference                                                          2004

National District Attorneys Association Traces of Evidence Conference                                                        2003

American Prosecutors Research Institute Conference on Cultural and Immigration Issues of Domestic Violence                                                                                                                                                                      2002

National Sexual Assault Response Team Conference                                                                                      2001

National College of District Attorneys Domestic Violence Conference                                                         2000

Governor of Alabama’s Conference on Domestic Violence (trainer )                                                             2002

National District Attorneys Association Domestic Violence Conference                                                      1999