James E. Bridges, III - Email:  Download Resume

Lived for many years in Auburn, Alabama. Like many of us, he fell in love with what we call Pleasure Island and has now successfully transferred his practice to Cove Avenue. Mr. Bridges is known to his friends as Pete. He was given this nickname by his grandfather at a very early age. Below is a short list of his qualifications..

Admitted to bar, 1991, Alabama . Education: Auburn University (B.S., Summa Cum Laude, 1986) University of North Carolina (M.S., with Honors, 1987) University of Alabama (J.D., 1991) Phi Kappa Phi; Beta Alpha Psi; Beta Gamma Sigma; Hugo L. Black Scholar; Dean M. Leigh Harrison Scholar; Order of the Coif. Senior Editor, Alabama Law Review, 1990 1991. Certified Public Accountant, Virginia, 1988 , Alabama 1995. Adjunct Professor of Law, Jones School of Law, Faulkner University , Montgomery , Alabama . Member, Board of Trustees, Alabama Law Institute, 1998. Member: Lee County, Macon County, Montgomery County, and American Bar Associations; Alabama State Bar; Alabama State Bar (Fee Dispute Resolution Committee, 1999 - ); Alabama State Bar (Insurance Programs Committee, 2005 - ); American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants; Alabama Law Institute (Committee Member).


The University of Alabama , Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Juris Doctorate May 1991
GPA 3.83 graduating 2nd in class of 197

The University of North Carolina , Chapel Hill , North Carolina
Master of Taxation May 1987
GPA 3.8 graduating 1st in class of 25

Auburn University , Auburn , Alabama
BS in Business/Accounting June 1986
GPA 3.93 graduating 1st in class of 1100

Estate Planning
Secured Transactions
Banking Law
Real Estate Law
Collections Tax Law
Creditor Bankruptcy Law
Corporate Law
Oil and Gas Law
Trademark and Copyright Law Commercial Litigation
Baldwin County Bar Association
Lee County Bar Association
Macon County Bar Association
Montgomery County Bar Association
American Bar Association
Alabama Baldwin County Bar Association
Lee County Bar Association
Macon County Bar Association
Montgomery County Bar Association
American Bar Association
Alabama State Bar
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants
Alabama Law Institute (Committee Member)

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Achievement oriented office manager with over 15 years experience at improving business results in the highly competitive real estate law profession. Known for ability to produce accurate work and expedite orders in pressure situations. Proficient with word/data processing applications including WordPerfect, Quick Books Customer Manager, Microsoft Excel, QuickBooks, Microsoft Outlook, and Microsoft Word.

Firm foundation in local community strengthened by numerous years of involvement in civic and business volunteer organizations. Excellent rapport with clients and competitors in the legal, real estate, and banking communities as well as municipal and related business communities.

Areas of Expertise

Deed Prep
Condominium Document Prep
Lease and Eviction Document Prep
1031 Tax Free Exchange Prep
Quitclaim Deed Prep
Financial Analysis
Corporations, LLC
Customer Service
Statement Reconciliation
Problem Solving
Office Management
Civic and Volunteer Organizations

Alabama Gulf Coast Area Chamber of Commerce
Shrimp Festival Retail Committee Volunteer 1999 - 2003
Shrimp Festival Concessions Committee Co-Chair 2004 - present
Kiwanis of Gulf Shores - Volunteer
Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo Volunteer 2002 - 2007

Gulf Shores High School Band Boosters
Committee Co Chair Miss Gulf Shores High School Pageant - 2007
Committee Co Chair Concessions Service at The Wharf Amphitheater 2007 to present



James E. Bridges, III
132 Cove Avenue
Post Office Box 297
Gulf Shores, Alabama 36547-0297
Telephone (251) 968-3025 Facsimile (251) 968-3140

James E Bridges, III is a Licensed Certified Public Accountant, Licensed Real Estate Broker and Attorney At Law in the State of Alabama.

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