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J. Calvin McBride, of McBride Richardson, P.C., Law Firm, Title & Closing Services, is looking forward to meeting you and helping you with your probate, title and closing needs.

Calvin graduated from the University of Alabama, magna cum laude, in 1978, with a BS in Management, and from the University of Alabama School of Law in 1981, with a Juris Doctorate. He has practiced law in Decatur since 1981, concentrating in the areas of probate and real estate law, handling over a thousand real estate related transactions per year.

Calvin is married to Jennifer and has 4 beautiful children. While his children were young, he coached their youth baseball and basketball teams and for 14 years was a volunteer assistant varsity and junior high basketball coach at Decatur Heritage Christian Academy, where his 3 youngest children attended.

Calvin is a Member of the Affiliate Counsel of the Morgan County Association of Realtors, a Member of the American Bar Association, Real Property, Probate and Trust Section, Member of the Alabama Bar Association, and Member of Morgan County Bar Association, in which he is past Secretary / Treasurer. He is also presently acting as local counsel for Habitat for Humanity of Morgan County, Alabama, handling all of the closings on homes built for Habitat clients and advising Habitat on all legal matters, and is a past member of the local Board of Directors for Habitat. Calvin is a past member of the Board of Directors of the Decatur/Morgan County Homebuilders Association, past Chairman of the Advisory Board for the North Alabama Better Business Bureau, past member of the North Alabama Board of Directors of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, a past member of the Board of Trustees of Decatur Heritage Christian Academy, is a member of the local (Region II) Selective Service Board, by Presidential appointment, has been given a AV PREEMINENT rating by his peers in the American Bar Association for preeminent legal ability and ethical practice, and is a Bible school teacher and Deacon at the Beltline Church of Christ, where he is Chairman of the Missions Committee, Chairman of the Permanent Endowment Fund Committee and of the Endowment Scholarship Fund, and serves as Risk Management Deacon, advising the Elders/Trustees on all legal matters relating to the church.

Calvin and his friendly, experienced, service-oriented staff are committed to making your real estate transactions and probate matters as pleasant and stress free as possible.

Areas Of Practice:


Adoption
Probate & Estate Administration
Real Estate Law
Wills and Trusts
Business Organization
Title Examinations
Real Estate Closings and Escrow Services
Providing Title Insurance

Bar Admissions:


Alabama, 1981

Education:


The University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1981

J.D.
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1978

B.S.
Honors: magna cum laude

Fraternities:


Phi Delta Phi
Beta Gamma Sigma
Kappa Sigma
Farrah Law Society

Birth Information:


December 8, 1955, Greenville, South Carolina, United States of America

Representative Clients:


PNC Bank (formerly First American Bank & RBC Bank)
Bank of America
First Federal Bank
Compass Bank
Bank Independent
Regions Bank
Regions Mortgage, Inc.
SouthPoint Bank
BancorpSouth
Cadence Bank
Wachovia Bank
Wells Fargo Financial Corporation
SOUTHBank, Inc.
Platinum Mortgage, Inc.
World Funding, Inc.
Traditions Bank
Morgan County Association of Realtors, Inc.
Peoples Bank
Payton-Price Construction, Inc.
McCullough Homebuilders, Inc.
Jerry Warren Builders, Inc.
Davidson Land Development, LLC
Overhead Door Company of North Alabama,Inc.
Habitat for Humanity of Morgan County, Alabama
Johnson & Johnson Developers, Inc.
Andy Johnson Builders, Inc.
Wheeler Construction, Inc.
Rick Jones Construction
Joe Wallace Construction
Marche, LLC
Southern Fidelity Mortgage, LLC
Superior Bank
Rowen Homes, Inc.
Progress Bank & Trust
Worthington Federal Savings & Loan
Redstone Federal Credit Union
Family Security Credit Union
USAA Mortgage
Southern Federal Mortgage
Quicken Loans, Inc.
Navy Federal Savings Bank
Davidson Homes, LLC
Eva Bank
Clear Choice Properties, LLC
Tri-Properties, LLC
CB&S Bank

References:


Home Mortgage of America, Inc.
Remax - Platinum, Inc.
PNC Bank
Renasant Bank
Davidson Homes, LLC
Payton-Price Construction, Inc.
Overhead Door Company of Northern Alabama, Inc.
Wheeler Construction, Inc.
Jerry Warren Builders, Inc.
MarMac Real Estate, Inc.
Bank Independent
Coldwell Banker-McMillan, Inc.
ERA Ben Porter Real Estate, Inc.
Century 21-Prestige Properties, Inc.

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Christy W. Richardson joined the firm of J. Calvin McBride & Associates, P.C., Law firm, Title & Closing Services in March 2016, and the firm name was changed to McBride Richardson, P.C., Law firm, Title & Closing Services.

Christy was born and raised in Decatur, Alabama. She graduated from Decatur High School in 1992, from Athens State University, Summa Cum Laude, in 2002 with a BS in Political Science, and from Birmingham School of Law as Valedictorian in 2006, with a Juris Doctorate. Christy has practiced law in Decatur since 2007, now concentrating primarily in the areas of probate and real estate law.

Christy is married to Ashley and has two beautiful children. Ashley works for TVA at Browns Ferry. Their school aged child attends Decatur Heritage Christian Academy. Christy and her family are members of First Bible Church, where she and her husband serve as Sunday school teachers.

Christy is an Affiliate Member of the Morgan County Association of Realtors, Member of the American Bar Association, Member of the Alabama State Bar, Member of the Morgan County Bar Association, in which she is past Secretary/Treasurer, and Member of the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Decatur-Morgan County Convention and Visitors Bureau, and is a Member of the Decatur Rotary Club, in which she has been selected to serve on the Board of Directors in 2016. She is a past Member of the Decatur Jaycees, in which she served as President and Treasurer.

Christy and her friendly, experienced, service-oriented staff are committed to making your real estsate transactions and probate matters a pleasant, stress free experience.


From our offices in Decatur, Alabama, we represent clients in Morgan, Madison, Cullman, Lawrence, and Limestone Counties, including the communities of Decatur, Huntsville, Madison, Hartselle, Cullman, and Athens.

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