St. Clair County Circuit Clerk
  February 11, 2016
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Judge Philip K. Seay

Presiding Circuit Judge

Judge Philip Seay serves as Presiding Circuit Judge of St. Clair County from September 3 2011 to present.

As Presiding Circuit Judge, presides over criminal and civil jury trials, domestic relations cases, civil non-jury trials, adult drug court, veterans court, adult dependency cases as well as protection from abuse filings.

Judge Seay is married with two children. 


  • University of Alabama 1988
  • Cumberland School of Law 1992

Legal experience:

  • Served as District Judge from January 2005 to September 2011
  • 13 years as a practicing attorney in St. Clair County
  • Prosecutor for City of Pell City and City of Ragland 1994-2005
  • President Alabama Juvenile Judges Association 2009-2010


  • Board Member St. Clair County Day Program
  • Chairman St. Clair County Children's Policy Council
  • Board Member and President of Lakeside Hospice
  • Member of Jefferson State Community College Advisory Board
  • Past Member of the St. Clair County Head Start Policy Council
  • Board Member of the Coosa Valley Youth Services
  • Pell City Dare Board
  • Pell City Boys and Girls Club Advisory Board
  • Pell City Chamber of Commerce - Past President
  • Pell City Kiwanis Club - Past President
  • Moody Chamber of Commerce
  • Moody Business Association
  • Springville Chamber of Commerce
  • Odenville Chamber of Commerce
  • Leadership Pell City Class of 2000-2001
  • Leadership Alabama Class or 2008-2009
  • Leadership St. Clair County 2011-2012
  • Past Board Member Leadership St. Clair County

Kathy Burke
Judicial Assistant 

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. M-F

St. Clair - Ashville:
St. Clair County Courts
100 6th Avenue
Suite 400
Ashville, AL 35953
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St. Clair - Pell City:
St. Clair County Courts
1815 Cogswell Ave
Suite 217
Pell City, AL 35125
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