We are excited to announce that Monica E. Jayroe has joined the law firm of Martinson & Beason, P.C. as an associate in November 2020. A native of Huntsville, Monica has lived and worked in Montgomery for more than twenty years in civil insurance defense, private practice as a plaintiff’s attorney, and as an Assistant Attorney General for the Alabama Department of Environmental Management.
Her practice areas include personal injury, civil litigation, estate planning and probate, condemnations, and environmental law and litigation. She was admitted to practice law in Alabama in 1999 and is admitted to practice in the state courts as well as the U.S. District Courts of Alabama and the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Monica holds a B.A. from the University of Alabama in Huntsville, an M.S. from the University of Cincinnati, and a J.D. from Thomas Goode Jones School of Law. In addition to practicing law, she is also an accomplished professor, previously teaching a variety of courses in the Criminal Justice and Legal Studies department at Faulkner University.
In fact, Monica won the national teaching competition at the AAFPE conference in 2009 and was twice nominated for Distinguished Professor of the Year at the University.
She is married to her high school sweetheart, Robbie Jayroe, who is also a native of Huntsville.
With her experience, Monica’s remarkable skills and talents will be a great addition to our dynamic team. She began working in the legal field in 1988 and first worked at Martinson & Beason as a legal assistant from 1990–1995. On behalf of every member of the team, please join us in welcoming Monica on board.