Steadman S. Shealy, Jr.
“If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride-and never quit, you’ll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards.”
-- Coach Paul “Bear” Bryant
Steadman Shealy played quarterback for the legendary Paul “Bear” Bryant at the University of Alabama and led the Alabama Crimson Tide in back-to-back National Championships during the 1978 and 1979 seasons. In 1979 Mr. Shealy was voted Most Valuable Player in the SEC, All SEC and Academic All SEC. Mr. Shealy continues to apply Coach Bryant’s winning philosophies in his personal and professional life.
Mr. Shealy was born and raised in Dothan, Alabama where he attended Dothan High School and played football. Mr. Shealy was the valedictorian of his graduating class. After graduating high school, he attended the University of Alabama on a football scholarship where he received his Bachelor's Degree and graduated cum laude in 1980.
Mr. Shealy received his law degree from the University Of Alabama School Of Law in 1984 where he was a member of the school’s National Trial Advocacy Team. While attending law school he also worked as an assistant coach for Paul “Bear” Bryant. Mr. Shealy was admitted to the Alabama State Bar in 1984
In 1989, Mr. Shealy was presented with the prestigious Toastmasters International Communication and Leadership Award for public speaking and is highly sought after as a motivational speaker throughout the Southeast.
As the Senior Partner at the law firm of Shealy, Crum & Pike, Mr. Shealy has almost 30 years of experience litigating cases all over the State of Alabama. Utilizing state of the art technology, Mr. Shealy has tried numerous complex jury trials involving catastrophic personal injury, accidents and death with winning results for his clients.
Throughout his career, Mr. Shealy has received adulations from both clients and peers to include the highest peer review rating of AV Preeminent through Martindale-Hubble for his high ethical standards and professional ability. Mr. Shealy is proud of the team of lawyers he has assembled and believes that a never say quit attitude sets his firm apart from the rest. The lawyers at Shealy, Crum & Pike understand the value of commitment, teamwork, preparation and perseverance and are dedicated to winning the best results for our clients.
If you are in need of a legal team that will fight for you, contact the Shealy, Crum & Pike law firm at (334) 677-3000 or online to schedule your free consultation.
- State Bar of Alabama, 1984
- U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts
- AV® Preeminent(TM) Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®
- Toastmasters International Communication and Leadership Award, 1989
- Served on Alabama State Board of Education, 1986-1994
- Served on Alabama State Bar Ethics Committee
- B.S., University of Alabama, cum laude, 1980
- J.D., University of Alabama School of Law, 1984
- Alabama State Bar
- Houston County Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- Alabama Defense Lawyers Association