Sandi E. Gregory

Top rated Family Law attorney in Birmingham, Alabama

Gregory Fann Turner, LLC
Sandi E. Gregory
Gregory Fann Turner, LLC

Practice Areas: Family Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution; view more

Licensed in Alabama since: 1998

Education: Samford University Cumberland School of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2023

Gregory Fann Turner, LLC

201 Office Park Dr
Suite 320
Birmingham, AL 35223 Visit website


Sandra Eubank Gregory has been selected as a Mid-South Super Lawyer since 2019.  She is a partner with the family law firm of Gregory Fann Law, LLC, and represents clients in Alabama in Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair counties and other counties in surrounding areas. "Sandi" manages cases involving divorce, child custody, child support, child visitation, asset and property division and preservation, alimony and spousal support, modifications and enforcement of court orders, protection from abuse, paternity, juvenile matters (including DHR dependency cases and private dependency cases, as well as delinquency cases), and adoptions.  Sandi is also a Registered Mediator with the Alabama Dispute Resolution Center and has undergone the 40-hour Domestic Relations Meditation Training, as well as the  16-hour Domestic Violence in Mediation Training.

Admitted to practice in the state of Alabama, Sandi is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court. She attended Florida State University, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 1993 with a double major in English and Political Science. In 1995 Sandi began law school at  The Cumberland School of Law of Samford University where she was a Cordell Hull Teaching Fellow and Student Bar Association Secretary.  Sandi earned her Juris Doctor degree from Cumberland in May 1998 and passed the Bar exam in August 1998.

Sandi is a Fellow with the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and Board Certified in Family Trial Law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, both requiring written examination and rigorous vetting. Since 2017, Sandi has served on the Alabama State Bar Family Law Section Board of Directors and she is currently serving as Treasurer on the Executive Committee.  Additionally, with the Alabama State Bar, she is a member of the Women's Section and the Leadership Forum Section.  Locally, Sandi is a member of the Birmingham Bar Association and is serving on the the Executive Committee of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, and she is a member of the Women's Section.  Nationally, she is a member of the American Bar Association Family Law Section.

In 2007, Sandi selected as a member of the Alabama State Bar's Leadership Forum, Class 4.  Throughout the years, she has been named a Rising Star by Birmingham Magazine, and a Top Woman Attorney, Top Flight Attorney, and Top Attorney by b-Metro magazine. Sandi has been an invitee to the National Juvenile Defender Summit and the Southern Juvenile Defender Summit on multiple occasions. For her high ethical standards and long list of successful results, she holds the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.


* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

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Practice areas

Family Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution

Focus areas

Adoption, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Father's Rights, Juvenile Law, Marital Property, Mediation, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Same Sex Family Law

  • 90% Family Law
  • 10% Alternative Dispute Resolution

First Admitted: 1998, Alabama

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Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Birmingham Bar Assoc. VLP – Help Desk – Domestic Relations, 2013 – Present
  • Mentor for an Advanced Domestic Relations Student, Cumberland School of Law
  • Settlement & Mediation Docket Coordinator, Jefferson County Domestic Relations Court
  • Regularly serve at the Domestic Relations Help Desk - Birmingham Volunteer Lawyers Program
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • United States Supreme Court - Member in Good Standing
  • American Bar Association Family Law Section
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution - Registered Mediator, 2021
  • Alabama, 1998
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2016
  • Alabama State Bar Family Law Section - Secretary
  • Alabama State Bar Family Law Section
  • Alabama State Bar - Member in Good Standing
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 2016 – Present
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy - Board Certified in Family Trial Law
  • Alabama State Bar Family Law Section Board of Directors
  • Alabama State Bar Women's Section
  • Alabama State Bar, Leadership Forum Section, 2012 – Present
  • Alabama CASA Networks, Board of Directors, 2012 – 2014
  • Birmingham Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution Executive Committee, 2019 – present
  • Birmingham Bar Association Women's Section
  • Birmingham Bar Association, Executive Committee of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
Educational Background:
  • The Cumberland School of Law at Samford University, 1998
  • The Florida State University - Bachelor of Arts in English and Political Science, 1993
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Presented at a Continuing Legal Education Class to the family law attorneys at Divorce on the Beach., Presenter, Trial Tactics & Evidentiary Issues in Family Court, Alabama State Bar Family Law Section, 2013
  • Invited to speak regarding tips for negotiating family law cases., Panelist, Cumberland Negotiations Class
  • Invited to speak about trial tips for litigators., Trial Tips Panelist, Cumberland Inn of Courts, 2023
  • Co-authored article on Family Law Trial and Evidence Practice Pointers, Co-Author, Family Law Trial and Evidence Practice Pointers, The Alabama Lawyer, Volume 82, Number 1, page 26, 2021
  • Presented at a Continuing Legal Education Course for family law attorneys., Presenter, Dependency Cases, Start to Finish, Jefferson County Family Court Attorneys Association, 2008
  • Presented at a Continuing Legal Education course to family law attorneys on representing "others" in Family Court, such as grandparents and foster parents. , Presenter, Representing "Others" in Family Court, Birmingham Bar Association, 2009
  • Presented at the Alabama Chapter of the Court Appointed Special Advocates training., Presenter, Evidentiary Issues, Alabama CASA Network, 2011
  • Presented at the annual meeting for Alabama's Court Appointed Special Advocates., Presenter, A Guardian ad Litem's Perspective of CASA, Alabama CASA Network, 2013
Other Outstanding Achievements:
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers - Fellow, 2016
  • , Top Women Attorneys, B Metro Magazine, 2020
  • , Birmingham Woman, Vanity Fair , 2022
  • , Midsouth SuperLawyer, Super Lawyers, 2022
  • , Top Women Attorney, B Metro Magazine, 2022
  • , The City's Top Attorneys, bmetro Magazine, 2021
  • , Midsouth SuperLawyers, SuperLawyers, 2021
  • , Faces of Birmingham, Style Blueprint, 2020
  • Martindale-Hubbell Silver Client Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
  • , Midsouth SuperLawyers, SuperLawyers, 2020
  • Top Women Attorneys, bmetro Magazine, 2019
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Nominated by a peer and then selected by a committee as a Top Flight Attorney, Top Flight Attorney, B Metro Magazine, 2019
  • Midsouth Super Lawyer, SuperLawyers Magazine, 2019
  • Kappa Alpha Theta Fraternity for Women, Florida State University, 1989
  • Cordell Hull Teaching Fellow, Cumberland School of Law
  • Souther Juvenile Defender Summit, Invitee, Southern Juvenile Defender Summit
  • Selected by my peers as a Rising Star in the legal field, Rising Star, Birmingham Magazine, 2009
  • Invited yearly to attend a summit to learn about juvenile delinquency defense, Invitee, National Juvenile Defender Summit, 2013
  • Selected by a committee made up former Leadership Forum classes. Attorneys of all ages and from different geographic areas of Alabama met one time per month to learn how to be servant leaders to better serve our Bar and our communities, Graduate, Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum, Class 4, 2007
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • State Registered Mediator, 2021
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy, Board Certified in Family Trial Law, 2017

Office location for Sandi E. Gregory

201 Office Park Dr
Suite 320
Birmingham, AL 35223

Phone: 205-729-6685


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  • Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2023

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