Ashley Rich is the District Attorney for the 13th Judicial Circuit of the State of Alabama which is the second largest Circuit in the State. She was elected in November of 2010 and prior to taking over as the leader of the office she served as an Assistant District Attorney for 15 years.
Ashley has been an enemy of crime and a champion of families for 15 years. As a prosecutor, she has served Mobile County since 1996 with over 135 jury trials and more than 1000 bench trials. She currently has prosecuted and convicted 5 defendants who are on Death Row in the State of Alabama.
Ashley Rich is tough on crime and was a member of the District Attorney Murder Team from 2002-2010 and has been a leader of the Drug Prosecution team and Drug Court Team.
Outside of the courtroom she has steered children in the right direction with community outreach programs, serves on the Penelope House Domestic Violence Center Board and the Underage Drinking Task Force.
Recently she was selected to receive the Board of Directors Trial Award for outstanding Advocacy in Capital Cases 2010-2011 by the Association of Government Attorneys in Capital Litigation.