Montgomery, AL (STL.News) – Adam Danneman of Birmingham has been appointed to lead the Jefferson County Public Defender’s Office. Danneman will assume leadership of the office on July 16th. Danneman served previously with Birmingham Legal Aid, the Jefferson County Public Defender’s Office and as a Federal Public Defender for the Northern District of Alabama. His appointment is made based on the recommendation of the Indigent Defense Advisory Board for the 10th Judicial Circuit. He is a graduate of the University Of Alabama School Of Law and has practiced in the public and private sectors for over eighteen years.