DA Rich and AG Marshall Announce Consumer Claims Processing Underway in Statewide Terminix Settlement

Today, District Attorney Ashley Rich and Attorney General Steve Marshal hosted a joint press conference regarding the $60,000,000 Terminix settlement and how Alabama consumers can file claims. In November 2020, District Attorney Rich and Attorney General Steve Marshall announced the historic settlement between the State of Alabama and Terminix International in response to the company’s…

Keith Blackwood Named Chief Assistant District Attorney

Mobile County veteran prosecutor Keith Blackwood has been named the new Chief Assistant District Attorney for the Mobile County District Attorney’s Office. Blackwood was appointed by District Attorney Ashley Rich after Chief Assistant Deborah Tillman, retired earlier this month. When asked about her selection, District Attorney Rich stated, “I am honored to have Assistant District…

January 2021 Employee Spotlight: Leigha Duval

This month’s Employee Spotlight is Leigha Duval. Leigha has been with our office for nearly 5 years and is currently the director of MCDA’s Victim Services Department. Leigha works with victims of crime to ensure they understand what is going on with their case as it progresses through the criminal justice system. Before starting her…