Cody Poe was born and raised in Mount Vernon, Texas. He is a graduate of Freed-Hardeman University where he majored in English. After college, Cody attended law school at Faulkner University's Thomas Goode Jones School of Law. While in law school, Cody served as a Teaching Assistant for the Director of Advocacy, Chairman of the Board of Advocates, Chairman of the Federalist Society, Chief Justice of the Honor Court, and was an active member of Faulkner’s nationally ranked trial team. While on the trial team, Cody received accolades as an outstanding advocate in the 2016 South Texas Mock Trial Competition and was champion of the 2015 Greg Allen Mock Trial Competition. Cody thrived in both the courtroom and the classroom. He earned best papers in Products Liability, Professional Responsibility, and Wills and Trusts.
Cody comes to Greene and Phillips following his tenure as a prosecutor with the Mobile County District Attorney’s Office. There, he served as a docket attorney, conducting jury trials in front of the Honorable Judge Ben Brooks. Cody has tried numerous cases ranging from DUI’s to Homicides. He has also previously worked in the Legal Department at Children’s Hospital of Alabama.
FAMILY AND COMMUNITY:
Cody serves on the Board of The Family Center, which is a non-profit organization dedicated to preventing child abuse and educating families on the importance both parents being in a child’s life. Cody and his wife, Halle, live in Saraland with their two daughters, Emery and Ellison. They attend Creekwood Church of Christ.
- Freed-Hardeman University (B.A., 2013)
- Faulkner University's Jones School of Law (J.D., 2016)
- Alabama State Bar
- Alabama Bar Association
- Mobile Bar Association