United States Attorney Louis V. Franklin, Sr.
Louis V. Franklin, Sr. was sworn in as the United States Attorney for the Middle District of Alabama on September 21, 2017. He was nominated by President Trump on June 15, 2017, and confirmed by the U.S. Senate on September 14, 2017.
Mr. Franklin began his career as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Middle District of Alabama in February 1990. He entered private practice at the law firm of Sirote and Permutt in April 1996. He returned to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in March 1998. He has served as the Criminal Chief for the last 16 years.
Mr. Franklin received his undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama, a master’s degree from Auburn University at Montgomery, and his law degree from Howard University.