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Our Attorneys Have Over 50 Combined Years

of Law Experience

Rice & Rice, General Practice of Law Oxford AL

 

Bruce Rice and Dwight Rice are owners/partners of Rice & Rice, P.C. They have been in continuous practice in Oxford, Alabama since 1988. Please Click Here for a brief biography of our attorneys, Bruce Rice and Dwight Rice.

Our office currently has 7 staff members in addition to the 2 attorneys who are qualified to assist clients’ requests for all areas of practice. Click Here for our Practice Areas.

Our staff provides excellent turnaround time for title orders in the following counties (normally 2 to 3 days) in Alabama and can assist with closings or title insurance in other areas of Alabama due to its agency relationship with both Mississippi Valley Title Insurance Company / Old Republic National Title Insurance Company and First American Title Insurance Company:

  • Calhoun County

  • Talladega County

  • Cleburne County

  • Cherokee County

  • St. Clair County

  • Clay County

  • Randolph County

  • Etowah County

To further serve our real estate clients, we offer on-line ordering and monitoring capabilities. Please see  the “Order & Track Titles” button in the header or footer of our website. Please contact us with any questions on utilizing this feature.

Though currently the Firm’s practice has a heavy emphasis in the area of real estate, we continue to assist our clients in many other areas. Please Click Here for our Practice Areas for a partial listing of our practice areas. This list is not intended to be exhaustive and we invite inquiries on any legal issue. If the matter cannot be handled by us, we will try to assist you in finding someone with the expertise to assist you.

Finally, we wish to express our sincere appreciation to all the friends and clients that have placed their trust in us over the years and hopefully we can continue to earn this trust for years to come.

Though currently the Firm’s practice has a heavy emphasis in the area of real estate, we continue to assist our clients in many other areas. Our practice area list is not intended to be exhaustive and we invite inquiries on any legal issue. If the matter cannot be handled by us, we will try to assist you in finding someone with the expertise to assist you.

APPOINTMENTS

We see new and existing clients by appointment only during office hours.  Please call us at 256.831.0098 for an appointment

HOURS

We are open from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm Monday thru Friday.  We are closed on Saturday, Sunday and most major state and federal holidays.

 
 

Practice Areas

  • PERSONAL INJURY
  • ACCIDENT CASES
  • REAL ESTATE CLOSINGS
  • CONTRACTS
  • HOME PURCHASES & SALES
  • DEEDS
  • MORTGAGES
  • LOAN CLOSINGS
  • TITLE SEARCHES
  • TITLE INSURANCE
  • WILLS
  • LIVING WILLS
  • PROBATE OF ESTATES
  • CONSERVATORSHIPS
  • GUARDIANSHIPS
  • POWER OF ATTORNEY
  • BUSINESS INFORMATION
  • INCORPORATIONS
  • LIMITED LIABILITY CORPORATIONS
  • OTHER LEGAL ISSUES

Our Attorneys

Bruce has been in the active practice of law in the Oxford area since his graduation from Cumberland Law School in 1979. He attended The Oxford School System for twelve years and his undergraduate degree is from the University of Alabama.

Immediately upon graduation from law school and admission into the bar in 1979 he began working with John Phillips and was a member of the firm of Phillips and Rice until 1988 when he and his brother Dwight formed a law practice in Oxford.

He is married to Renee Hicks Rice and has three daughters; Brigitte Ashley, Marilyn Burke & Cheyenne Rice.

He is a member of the Alabama Bar Association, Calhoun County Bar Association and Local Inns of Court Chapter. He has served as board attorney for both the Calhoun County Homebuilders Association and the Calhoun County Board of Realtors and has been active in various other civic organizations. He is an active long time member of First Baptist Church of Oxford and is extremely proud to call this community home.

Dwight is a lifelong resident of Oxford and attended The Oxford School System for twelve years. He earned his undergraduate degree in 1980 from the University of Alabama and is a 1983 graduate of Cumberland Law School.

Dwight began his legal career with the firm of Phillips and Rice in Anniston in 1983. In 1988 he and Bruce formed the firm of Rice and Rice and located in their home town of Oxford. The firm outgrew its initial location and in 1994 constructed the building on Choccolocco Street where the firm is currently located.

He is a member of the Alabama Bar Association and Calhoun County Bar Association. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Cheaha Bank, a community bank formed in 2000 with its headquarters in Oxford. He has served as board attorney to the Calhoun County Homebuilders Association. He is a long-time member of First Baptist Church in Oxford.