Alice Martin is the United States Attorney for the U. S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama. She was nominated by George W. Bush and has served since September 29, 2001. She previously ran as a Republican candidate in two failed elections.
Martin has reportedly refused to submit a letter of resignation to President Barack Obama. It is customary for US Attorneys to submit their resignation when a new president takes office.
She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Vanderbilt University and is a Registered Nurse. She worked as a nurse during law school and received her Juris Doctorate in 1981 from the University of Mississippi.