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Andrew Segal

Andrew Segal is a former judge and prosecutor who now represents the accused as a criminal defense attorney in Huntsville, Alabama area courts. He is the past president of the Alabama Municipal Judges Andrew graduated cum laude from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, in 1982. During his time at Washington College of Law at American University, he discovered his passion for criminal law. After graduating in 1988, he became an Assistant Attorney General for Alabama, and, in 1991, an Assistant District Attorney in Madison County. In both positions, he prosecuted charges against the accused in criminal courts. In 1996, Andrew began a private practice as a criminal defense attorney. He now uses the knowledge and understanding he gained as a prosecutor to advocate for the rights of the accused. Andrew understands the mind of a prosecutor, and he knows their tactics. He uses this knowledge to be an effective, skilled representative for those accused of crimes. Andrew has appeared on a local television show called Law Line in the area of criminal defense and teaches legal education for continuing education programs.

Previous Experience:

  • Former Municipal judge from 2001-2020
  • Past President Alabama Municipal Judges Association 2010-2012
  • The Law Offices of Segal & Segal, 2007 – Present
  • Assistant District Attorney, 1991 – 1996
  • Assistant Alabama Attorney General, 1989 – 1991

Admitted to Practice in:

  • All Alabama state courts
  • U.S. District Court in the Northern, Southern, and Middle Alabama Districts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit



  • Alabama State Bar
  • Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Huntsville-Madison County Bar Association

Call: 256-533-4529

Recent Blog Posts


  • Thank you so much!

    Dear Mr. Andrew, My boyfriend was accused of 1st degree rape and 1st degree sodomy, you are the 3rd lawyer he has had, and the best! On behalf of his mother and myself, thank you so much! We are so grateful. 
  • Best lawyer in town!

    Appreciate everything. Second time DUI. Both times you have done the job. Best lawyer in town!
  • Highly Recommended

    I was charged with 1st degree marijuana. While out on bond, I caught another 1st degree marijuana charge. I hired Andrew Segal for both charges and we worked out a payment agreement that was agreeable to both. He did a great job with both cases and I only received 3 yrs probation and minimal fine...
  • One of the best things I ever did

    My wife was charged with a theft case and we hired Mr. Segal from day one. And let me tell you that was one of the best things I ever did. Since we were pretty unaware of court proceedings, Mr. Segal explained the entire process in great detail. He made us feel very comfortable for the entire ep...
  • Very Pleased

    I was accused of possession of marijuana and I retained Andy Segal as my lawyer. He was able to get me youthful offender status and have my court fees reduced. I was very pleased with his service and would definitely recommend him to anyone who needs legal service.
  • Excellent Representation

    After a series of poor choices due to my prescription drug problem, I was left 2 second degree felonies and a fugitive warrant for missing my court date. Andrew Segal has gone above and beyond as my criminal defense attorney and been more than available every step of the way. He was very consist...
  • Very Pleased with End Results

    I was charged with two counts of attempt to commit murder. Mr. Segal got the case where the state agreed that if I attend classes that the charges would be dismissed. Mr. Segal has done a great job on my case and I am very pleased with the end results.
  • Would definitely recommend you

    To Mr. Andrew Segal: I had the privilege of you being my larger for my charges in 2014. I wanted you to know I appreciate your advice and the way you handled my case. I would definitely recommend you as a lawyer. Respectfully H.P.
  • Would recommend to everyone

    Mr. Segal did a great job for me. He got my charge of distribution amended to possession of a controlled substance and kept me out of prison. I would recommend him to everyone.
  • Fantastic attorney!

    Mr. Andrew Segal is a fantastic attorney, honest, classy & knowledgeable. I would highly recommend him. We went to trial and won!
  • Honest and Forthright

    Andrew Segal has been the most honest, forthright person to deal with. I feel blessed by the opportunity that was given to me at the conclusion of my trial. I would recommend him to anyone needing an attorney.
  • Cannot express how pleased we are

    Mr. Segal, Regrettably, we did not get an opportunity to speak to you today after [our son's] appearance in Court. We want to tell you how very much we appreciate your concern and your attention to helping [our son]  through his legal troubles. We cannot express how pleased we are that the outc...
  • Deepest Gratitude

    I'd like to give my deepest Gratitude to you for taking my case on back in May, 2010. April 26, 2010 my life changed within minutes. At that time I was only 26 years of age, at the moment of my arrest I realized that it only takes one second to ruin 26 years of building. I was charged with Traf...
  • Really Appreciate All the Hard Work

    Andy, I really appreciate all of the hard work you have put in my case. I know it has required so much time and effort. I don't think I would have made it this far without you behind me. I'm so grateful for you. You have helped me more than you know. May God bless you and your family. I hope you ...
  • This attorney is awesome!

    OMG!! This attorney is awesome. He gets the job done. Best decision looking this attorney up. Mr. Segal goes the extra mile for you and is very nice.
  • Great Attorney

    Andrew Segal is a great attorney to have. I appreciate him for all that he does. Thank you.
  • Very Grateful

    While at school, our child was given some drugs and then threatened if he did not “hold them”. He was then immediately turned in and was arrested for possession. Andy and Sandy were there for us and worked to get our child the best possible outcome. We were very happy that we were able to find An...
  • Responsive and Understanding

    I was facing felony charges and contacted attorney Andy Segal. He responded quickly and assured me we would get my case resolved. His responsiveness and understanding was refreshing. With Mr. Segal's help, I avoided jail time and will not be labeled a convicted felon.
  • Excellent Job

    In 2004, I was charged with Robbery, Shooting into a Vehicle, and Distribution of Marijuana. I called on Andy Segal to represent me in this case of matter. While going over my case w / Mr. Segal, he advised me of my fees. Mr. Segal gave me enough time to pay my fees to pay him to represent my c...
  • Very Satisfied

    I was very satisfied with the outcome of my agreement that Mrs. Sandra Segal helped me out with. I was accused of Burglary in the 3rd and receiving stolen property in the 2nd, both charges were felonies. Mrs. Segal did everything in her power as a great attorney to help me overcome the accusatio...
  • Very Helpful

    I was charged with 3rd degree theft and hired Mr. Segal to be my attorney. He was very helpful and with him I was able to get my case dismissed. He made the process much more smooth than it would have been had I been on my own.
  • Thank you!

    Thank you for helping me. You're a very kind person! Thank you for talking with my mom some about life.
  • My First Choice

    Mr. Segal was very helpful throughout the whole process. We are very happy with his services. I left the courtroom with no questions or concerns. I hope I won't need to use him again anytime soon, but I know if I needed a lawyer again he would be my first choice. Mr. Segal does not suck!
  • Very Pleased

    I was charged with improper equipment and DUI. I am very pleased with the service I was provided. If I am in need of legal advice, I would be certain to seek him out again.
  • Greatly Appreciated

    Mr Segal, I really appreciated your services, not only with the case, but making me feel confident that I would get a good outcome! Thank you!
  • Very happy and thankful

    I was charged with 2 theft cases within one year. I went to Mr. Segal and he was very understanding and helpful and was there in many ways, including with my emotional issues. I am very happy and thankful for his help and support. I would recommend him to anyone for anything at any time.
  • Very Professional

    Mr. Segal was highly professional throughout the entire process and was genuinely concerned with my case. I recommend that you allow him the opportunity to represent you in your time of need.
  • Thank you!

    I'm exceedingly glad about the outcome of my case. Mr. Segal worked diligently to resolve my matter. I am glad that I chose him. I was able to get my case dropped with no court cost. Thank you Jesus! This is way more than I could have prayed for. Thank you Mr. Segal to you and your entire team.
  • Perfect Lawyer

    Mr. Segal has been the perfect lawyer. He was easy to talk with about our case. He gave us good advice and all has worked out for the best on our behalf. I made a mistake and Mr. Segal looked out for my future. Following the PTIP and applying for YO gave me the chance for a clean slate starting m...
  • Outstanding

    Mr. Segal did an outstanding job representing me for speeding and DUI. I would obtain Mr. Segal for any issues in the future.
  • I would suggest him to anyone

    I was charged with possession in the 1st and Mr. Segal did a very good job at doing everything he could to help me. I would suggest him to anyone.
  • I am very pleased

    I was charged with multiple counts of sex abuse 2nd. I contacted Andy Segal, he set up a date for me to come in and explain my case. He explained everything in great detail with me and made sure every question I ever had was answered to the best of his ability. I am very pleased with the outcome....
  • He's a great lawyer

    A warrant was issued for my arrest by probation officer. I didn't hesitate to contact Andy Segal. He went to work immediately, he contacted my probation officer and started the process immediately. He always stayed in contact and kept me informed every step of the way. The day I went to see the p...
  • Very grateful

    Our son was accused of rape and arrested. It was very frustrating. We couldn't get anyone to listen to our side of the story and we couldn't get details about the accusations. We hired Mr. Segal to represent our son. He worked through the legal issues, got us the details of the accusations, and w...
  • Very pleased

    I was charged with 2 counts of child abuse. Given the circumstances I am very pleased with Andy Segal. The representation was more than excellent. Thank you so much.
  • He did great

    I was charged with felony poss. of pot and I talked to 20 lawyers and chose Andy because he was straight up and told me the truth, that he would not promise me like the other lawyers that he could beat it, but I had a good case and he did great and got it threw out.
  • Third time's the charm!

    Mr. Segal was the 3rd attorney I phoned. The bail bond persons have their own attorneys and their choice as well as the second lawyer I called spoke of nothing but money how much I had to spend. Andy Segal attorney at law never mentioned funds or asked my financial status. He was forthcoming wit...
  • Thank you, from the bottom of my heart.

    Thank you for your help and perseverance with this case. I knew I needed a real lawyer, and I am so very glad you were there for me, and to reassure my husband and family while we waited for the next steps in the case. It's not just about knowing the legal steps and requirements, it's knowing how...
  • Excellent Lawyer!

    Mr. Segal has been an excellent representation of a criminal defense lawyer. I was arrested for theft, and very fearful of the outcome due to many things I stood to lose. Mr. Segal went above and beyond to seek out my needs with the personal history I have. I will always be indebted to him for hi...
  • Greatly Appreciate Everything

    Mr. Segal has been very genuine and protected my case without any stress nor worries. I have consulted with several lawyers and Mr. Segal was the only attorney with the knowledge of the law. I was charged with domestic violence and the case got dismissed. Mr. Segal was always there for me with al...
  • Happy with the Outcome

    Mr. Segal: On behalf of my wife and I, we want to say thanks for representing us. We are happy with the outcome. Again, thanks.
  • The best of the best

    I am appreciative to Attorney Segal in the representation of my son. He gave me a new mindset in the belief of our judicial system. I hope that we (my family) never have to use another attorney under these type of circumstances and if my family or myself should have to, I would call attorney Seg...
  • Thank you!

    To whom it may concern, Before I hired Andrew Segal I got arrested for, manufacturing of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana. After I was arrested, I had a $500,000 bond, Mr. Segal got it reduced to $100,000. This saved me a lot of money with...
  • Above and Beyond

    Me, the former client of Segal and Segal, complement on all duties. Went above and beyond the expectations. Thanks.
  • Number One Attorney

    Mr. Segal has been a Godsend to us and our family. He has showed concern for us and the outcome of our case. Mr. Segal has been there for us day and night and also weekends. He's been very faithful to us and returned our calls, and answered every question we've had. We are very pleased with the o...
  • Professional and Caring

    My case was handled above and beyond. Office personnel to care to make me feel I was in good hands. Outcome was professional. Thank you.
  • Very pleased

    Today's proceeding I was well informed of the consequences. Mr. Segal has given us the information that was well deserved. I am pleased with the outcome. The court system is so involved. Thank you.
  • Great Counsel

    Mr. Segal provided great counsel and comfort during the legal process. His knowledge of the courts gave me a sense of true representation. I appreciate his diligence with my case. Left me with a deserving outcome and I thank him for his help.
  • Highly Recommended

    I was represented by Mr. Segal in Feb of 2012. I was appreciative of his personal interest in my case. I was definitely more than impressed with the outcome of my case. He would be more than highly recommended to anyone seeking legal advice.
  • Thank you for all you've done

    We want to thank you again for all you have done for —-. We will never forget your kindness and we hope you and your family have a wonderful holiday. Enjoy the Outback! Thanks again.