Daryl D. Bailey

Montgomery County District Attorney

To contact District Attorney Bailey, call (334) 832-7179 or email: [email protected]


  • Married to Tracy M. Bailey since 1994
  • Father of Laura and Jake


  • 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)
  •  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)


  • 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)
  • 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 (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 (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)
  • 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)


  • National District Attorneys Association Executive Conference (2014)
  • 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 (2002)
  • National District Attorneys Association Domestic Violence Conference (1999)