Anna L. Scully: Lawyer with Burr & Forman LLP

Anna L. Scully

Associate
Mobile,  AL  U.S.A.
Phone(251) 345-8205

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Experience & Credentials
 

Practice Areas

  • Labor & Employment
  • International Law
  • Appellate
  • Commercial Litigation
 
University University of Dallas, B.A. in Politics, magna cum laude, 1999-2003; University of Dallas, M.A., Masters of American Studies, cum laude, 2003-2006
 
Law SchoolCumberland School of Law at Samford University, J.D., 2006-2009
 
Admitted2009, Alabama; U.S. District Courts of Alabama; U.S. District Court - Northern District of Florida; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit; Alabama Supreme Court
 
Memberships 

Professional Associations
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Alabama Bar Association
Mobile Bar Association

 
Biography

Anna was born and raised in South Alabama, a returned here to practice law after attending college and working in Dallas Texas for many years. Anna worked in the Office of United States Senator John Cornyn and worked directly with officials in the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service, the Department of Labor, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and Customs and Border Patrol to solve problems for his constituents.

She received her J.D. from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University where she was a member of the Cumberland School of Law National Trial Team, which won the AAJ National Trial Competition in 2008, and Senior Associate Editor for the American Journal of Trial Advocacy. She received her Masters of American Studies, cum laude, and her B.A. in Politics, magna cum laude, from the University of Dallas in Irving, Texas.

Anna lives in Mobile with her husband, William E. Scully, III, and enjoys fishing, cooking, and the occasional game of billiards in downtown Mobile's finest establishments.

Anna was born and raised in South Alabama, a returned here to practice law after attending college and working in Dallas Texas for many years. Anna worked in the Office of United States Senator John Cornyn and worked directly with officials in the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service, the Department of Labor, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and Customs and Border Patrol to solve problems for his constituents.

She received her J.D. from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University where she was a member of the Cumberland School of Law National Trial Team, which won the AAJ National Trial Competition in 2008, and Senior Associate Editor for the American Journal of Trial Advocacy. She received her Masters of American Studies, cum laude, and her B.A. in Politics, magna cum laude, from the University of Dallas in Irving, Texas.

Anna lives in Mobile with her husband, William E. Scully, III, and enjoys fishing, cooking, and the occasion...
Publications
Personal QA
H is Not for Healthcare
Burr Alert: Federal Government Expands Enforcement of Immigration Laws through Site Inspections and Employee Interviews
Burr Alert: Settlement of HB 56 Lawsuit means permanent injunction against some provisions of Alabama's Immigration Law
Burr Alert: Government Shutdown
Burr Alert: How Immigration Reform Can Attract Increased Tourism Revenue
What Comprehensive Immigration Reform May Mean to Your Business
Burr Alert: H-1B Visas for Foreign Professionals Are No Longer Available for FY 2014
Burr Alert: USCIS Introduces New Form

What is your favorite thing about the law?
It is the guide by which we all must judge the correctness of our economic and social interactions, which should mean that lawyers make the best citizens.

What advice would you give a young student in law school?
Make some friends; it's never good to drink alone, especially after your first Contracts exam.

How do you define a good day?
Sunshine out my window and lots of work on my desk.

Community Involvement
Mobile Area Volunteer Lawyers Program (organizing division that helps women and children seek protection from abuse through the courts)
American Heart Association and the Leukemia Lymphoma Society fundraisers

Honors & Awards
Alabama Super Lawyers Rising Star, Immigration (2013-2014)

Resources
H is Not for Healthcare
Burr Alert: Federal Government Expands Enforcement of Immigration Laws through Site Inspections and Employee Interviews
Burr Alert: Settlement of HB 56 Lawsuit means permanent injunction against some provisions of Alabama's Immigration Law
Burr Alert: Government Shutdown
Burr Alert: How Immigration Reform Can Attract Increased Tourism Revenue

News
Burr's Anna Scully to Appear on CNN Radio Show on Thursday, August 8th

Publication
Personal QA
Burr Alert: Alabama Court of Appeals Reiterates the Strict Requirements for Filing a Proper Materialman Lien

 
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"H" is Not for Healthcare
Anna L. Scully, September 15, 2014
In a recent Policy Memorandum, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services ("the Service") acknowledged some trends and changes in the nursing profession and offered some updated guidance to its officers who review H-1B visa petitions filed on behalf of nurses. While the...

Federal Government Expands Enforcement of Immigration Laws through Site Inspections and Employee Interviews
Anton F. Mertens,Anna L. Scully, June 18, 2014
USCIS’s Fraud Detection and National Security (FDNS) Directorate is expected to begin full-scale implementation of an L-1 site inspection program in the near future. FDNS conducts unannounced administrative site visits regarding approximately 15,000 H-1B petitions each year, and is now...
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Office Information

Anna L. Scully

11 North Water Street
MobileAL 36602




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