Christopher Calvin Reid, Attorney at Law (Text 205-913-7406)

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Chris Reid graduated from Samford University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He then received his law degree from Cumberland School of Law in May 2010.

Mr. Reid has held policy positions working for the Alabama Policy Institute and the Heritage Foundation in Washington D.C, where he also interned for House Republican Whip Roy Blunt. While in law school, Mr. Reid worked as a summer law clerk for the Alabama        Attorney General Office and Rushton, Stakely, Johnston & Garrett (a prominent law firm in Montgomery).

Upon graduating law school, Chris held the position of Health and Judiciary Policy Analyst for the Governor of Alabama. In 2012, he became Senior Partner at Reid & Ketcham Attorneys at Law, practicing family, probate, criminal, and small business law in Birmingham and around the state. In 2014, Mr. Reid moved to his downtown office and began specializing in domestic relations, nonviolent criminal defense, personal injury, wills trusts and estates, and business law.

Mr. Reid also serves on the board at Sav-A-Life, Vestavia, was a volunteer with the Birmingham Bar Volunteer Lawyers Program, and is an active member at Briarwood Presbyterian Church. His hometown is Dothan, AL. In addition to his law practice,  frequentco-host on The Scott Beason Show 101.1 FM WYDE (Thursday's at 10 AM). He has written for a number of publications, including The Hill, The Washington Examiner, and was recently quoted in the "New Yorker". Additionally, Mr. Reid provides on-air expertise and commentary for a number of network news programs, including WBRC Fox 6, WVTM 13 NBC, and Newsmax TV. 

Need a lawyer who you can build rapport with and who will always take time to explain the details and help you decipher legalese? Call today.





Emily Atwell - Legal Assistant and Chief Intern at Reid Law Firm (Intern)


Emily is a legal assistant and chief intern at the Reid Law Firm. She is an English major concentrating in linguistics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham who will be graduating this spring. Originally from Dothan, Alabama, Emily enjoys working with children with disabilities, spending time with her family, and exploring all the wonderful places Birmingham has to offer. Although Emily is excited to explore her interests in every section of law, she maintains a special interest in education, criminal, and family law. She is beginning her internship at Reid Law firm because of her interest in learning the "real" side of law, and she hopes to learn how to become a better attorney through this hands on experience. Emily may be contacted at





Katie Pickle   - Chief Clerk at Reid Law Firm (Staff)

Katie Pickle is The Chief Clerk at Reid Law Firm. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in English and Political Science in 2016 and will be beginning her second year at Emory University School of Law in August. Katie is originally from San Diego, CA, and in her free time enjoys traveling, snowboarding, and working out. Katie may be reached at Katie, is a brilliant writer and her ability to research and write on any topic is beyond anything I have ever seen even among partners at law firms. 




Ciara Petronzio - Chief Legal Assistant & Head of Intern and Clerk Program (Staff)


Ciara Petronzio is the chief legal assistant and head of the intern and clerk program at Reid Law Firm. Prior to working at our firm, she spent her time interning at Arizona Animal Hospital, working under a veterinarian and his team. She is a junior at the University of Alabama and is from Scottsdale, Arizona. Ciara is pursuing a degree in Psychology with a minor in Criminal Justice on the Pre-Law track. She plans to graduate in May of 2019 and attend law school following graduation. Ciara has been on both the Dean's and President's Lists for five consecutive semesters and is part of the Honors College. Her interests are in law, animal rights, and sports. She enjoys spending time with family, volunteering her time to animal rescues, and playing music. Ciara may be contacted at   



Janey Whitney - Chief Legal Researcher & Director of Technology at Reid Law Firm (Intern) 


Janey Whitney is the Chief Legal Researcher & Director of Technology at Reid Law Firm. She is a sophomore at Samford University where she serves as President of College Republicans. Janey is studying to obtain her Bachelor of Arts degree in Law, Politics, and Society. Janey grew up in the small town of Helena, Alabama where she spent her free time in the dance studio and built on this talent for over 15 years. She enjoys all things politics and hopes to further her career in politics after completing law school. She is pursuing an internship at Reid Law Firm to expand her knowledge of the legal field and to better understand the ins and outs of working in a law firm. She feels the vast expansion of practice areas instituted at Reid Law Firm will shed some light on a variety of law types and will help her to see how each type of law can have an impact and create change. Janey may be contacted at


Daniel Bruce - Chief Consultant at Reid Law Firm (Staff)

Daniel is the Chief Consultant at the Reid Law Firm and a student at Auburn University. He is a prominent millennial voice in national media and is a regular contributor to the Rouser.  Daniel is studying political science and economics at Auburn University, and hopes to attend law school following graduation. His hometown is Birmingham, Alabama. To contact Daniel, please email






Nicolas Briscoe - Law Firm Manager and Director of Media Relations (Staff)

Nick is a recent graduate of the university of Alabama and is planning to attend law school in 2019. Nick was given the position of law firm manager because of all the applicants he had the most extensive knowledge of Law, Current Events, History, Theology and Alabama Football. He has a unique ability to solve complex problems quickly and find efficiencies. On Feb 13th 2018 he will start as the highest ranking non-attorney of Reid Law Firm. Cell 305 342 3042

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Megan Gambrill - Head of Legal Analysis and Marketing at Reid Law Firm (Intern)

Megan is currently attending Auburn University and plans to go to law school following graduation. Megan not only has achieved academic success but spends much of her time giving back to a variety of non-profit groups at Auburn University. We were very impressed with her ambition and desire to serve others which will make her an excellent attorney one day.


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Our First Intern and Clerk Dinner of Spring 2018


The Reid Law Firm has the best and brightest minds in the state working with the various departments of the Reid Law Firm. to learn more about our program and how to apply please e-mail and cc . Send your resume and a short writing sample.