__Section 12-11-2__

#### State divided into judicial circuits; enumeration of circuits.

The State of Alabama is divided into judicial circuits for the circuit courts, numbered and composed of counties as follows:

(1) First circuit - Choctaw, Clarke and Washington.

(2) Second circuit - Butler, Crenshaw and Lowndes.

(3) Third circuit - Barbour and Bullock.

(4) Fourth circuit - Bibb, Dallas, Hale, Perry and Wilcox.

(5) Fifth circuit - Chambers, Macon, Randolph and Tallapoosa.

(6) Sixth circuit - Tuscaloosa.

(7) Seventh circuit - Calhoun and Cleburne.

(8) Eighth circuit - Morgan.

(9) Ninth circuit - Cherokee and DeKalb.

(10) Tenth circuit - Jefferson.

(11) Eleventh circuit - Lauderdale.

(12) Twelfth circuit - Coffee and Pike.

(13) Thirteenth circuit - Mobile.

(14) Fourteenth circuit - Walker.

(15) Fifteenth circuit - Montgomery.

(16) Sixteenth circuit - Etowah.

(17) Seventeenth circuit - Marengo, Greene and Sumter.

(18) Eighteenth circuit - Shelby.

(19) Nineteenth circuit - Autauga, Chilton and Elmore.

(20) Twentieth circuit - Henry and Houston.

(21) Twenty-first circuit - Escambia.

(22) Twenty-second circuit - Covington.

(23) Twenty-third circuit - Madison.

(24) Twenty-fourth circuit - Fayette, Lamar and Pickens.

(25) Twenty-fifth circuit - Marion and Winston.

(26) Twenty-sixth circuit - Russell.

(27) Twenty-seventh circuit - Marshall.

(28) Twenty-eighth circuit - Baldwin.

(29) Twenty-ninth circuit - Talladega.

(30) Thirtieth circuit - St. Clair.

(31) Thirty-first circuit - Colbert.

(32) Thirty-second circuit - Cullman.

(33) Thirty-third circuit - Dale and Geneva.

(34) Thirty-fourth circuit - Franklin.

(35) Thirty-fifth circuit - Conecuh and Monroe.

(36) Thirty-sixth circuit - Lawrence.

(37) Thirty-seventh circuit - Lee.

(38) Thirty-eighth circuit - Jackson.

(39) Thirty-ninth circuit - Limestone.

(40) Fortieth circuit - Clay and Coosa.

(41) Forty-first circuit - Blount.

*(Acts 1973, No. 1020, p. 1556, §1; Acts 1978, No. 377, p. 332; Acts 1989, No. 89-955, p. 1883, §1; Acts 1990, No. 90-294, p. 402, §1; Act 2000-765, p. 1752, §1.)*