SMGB Attorney Michael Skotnicki

Michael Skotnicki
Of Counsel

Though Michael Skotnicki is relatively new to our firm, he is well-known as one of the top appellate attorneys in the entire state. During his 20-plus years of experience, Michael was involved with appeals in the Alabama appellate courts, the United States Courts of Appeal for the 2nd, 5th, 8th, 9th, and 11th Circuits, and filed petitions for a writ of certiorari with the United States Supreme Court and he is a practicing attorney facilitating the best possible outcome for his clients.

Michael is the publisher of the “Briefly Writing” Blog, where he authors articles about the process of writing persuasive briefs, appellate court procedure, and other legal issues.

“The quality standards at this firm are excellent,” Michael said. “We are a very aggressive firm that fights hard – and fights to win – for its clients, but we do it the right way.”

Michael is a Martindale-Hubbell AV rated attorney who was a practicing geologist before deciding upon a career in law. He graduated from the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in 1993.