Chris Reid

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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, Mr. Reid is a weekly co-host on Yellowhammer news. He can be heard throughout the state of Alabama on Mondays at 11am on 101.1 fm.

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.


Keighly Laney


Keighly Laney is the Director of Marketing at the Reid Law Firm. She first joined our team in February of 2016. Keighly graduated from Auburn University in 2015 with honors with a major in Exercise Science and a minor in Spanish. She has since been accepted into UAB's Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, which she will begin in January of 2018. Keighly grew up in Hoover, Alabama and is a longstanding member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. If you would like to schedule an appointment with Mr. Reid, please email Keighly at



Kaela Carpenter

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Kaela Carpenter is an intern here at Reid Law Firm as well as a student at Samford University. Kaela is majoring in Classics and plans to do Samford’s 3-3 law program. She serves on the student senate at Samford University and holds leadership positions within her sorority. Additionally, Kaela works as a scientific journalist for the Christenberry Planetarium at Samford. Kaela is from Pensacola, FL and a PADI scuba instructor. Kaela may be contacted at




Chris Simmons

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Chris Simmons is a first year law student at Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law. Before pursuing his legal education, Chris served as an intern for Sen. Jeff Session’s and Rep. Bradley Byrne. He has a passion for public service and is currently a member of the Jefferson County Republican Party Executive Committee. In his free time, Chris enjoys spending outside, either sailing or on the golf course. Chris may be reached at





Bennett Naron

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Bennett Naron is an intern at Reid Law Firm. He is a senior student of Political Science at Samford University with a concentration in political theory. His hometown is Franklin, TN. Bennett may be reached at





Katharine Pickle

Katie Pickle is an intern 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




Logan Barrett

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Logan is an intern at Reid Law Firm a rising senior at Auburn University majoring in Public Relations with minors in Business and Political Science. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia, but grew up in Hoover, Alabama. He hopes to go to graduate school at Auburn for a Master's Degree in Communications. He currently serves as the Public Relations Officer with Alabama Rural Ministries and the Events Coordinator with Open Hands and Overflowing Hearts. Logan can be reached at



Mallory Foley

Mallory is an Intern at Reid Law Firm. She is a rising junior at the University of Alabama majoring in Accounting with a specialization in Professional Accounting and a Minor in Technology and Computer Applications. Mallory plans to attend Graduate School to earn her CPA. She is involved with the Honors College at UA and serves as a mentor for Al's Pals mentoring. Mallory is from Union, Kentucky. She can be reached at




Daniel Bruce

Daniel is an intern at the Reid Law Firm and a student at Auburn University. Daniel is rising a junior, majoring in political science and economics. He hopes to attend law school following his graduation from Auburn. His hometown is Birmingham, Alabama. To contact Daniel, please email





Brianna Gwin

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Brianna is an intern at the Reid Law Firm. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Accounting and Business Administration from Auburn University. In the past, Brianna worked as a coordinator for Project Uplift, mentoring students in her community. She also volunteered at Impact Alabama, assisting lower income families file their taxes. Brianna may be reached at