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Matt FridyREPRepublican American politician
46
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ALResidence (state)

Matt Fridy (born January 17, 1976) is an American politician and lawyer. He serves as a judge on the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals and served in the Alabama House of Representatives from the 73rd district from 2014 to 2020.Fridy graduated from the University of Montevallo and received a J.D. degree from the Cumberland School of Law.Fridy was elected to the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals on November 3, 2020, receiving 1,524,104 votes in an uncontested race in the General Election. He defeated Judge Philip Bahakel in the March 3, 2020, Republican primary with about 66% of the vote.

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Education4 - 4 of 2
Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law
JD
1998 - 2001
University of Montevallo
BA History
1996 - 1998
Past Positions1 - 7 of 7
Representative
Alabama State House of Representatives
2014
Member
Board of Directors of the Greater Shelby Chamber of Commerce
Current
Attorney
Law Firm of Wallace, Jordan, Ratliff, and Brandt
2012 - Current
Adjunct Professor
University of Montevallo
2010 - 2012
Staff Attorney
Alabama Appellate Courts
2005 - 2012
Associate Attorney
Wallace, Jordan, Ratliff & Brandt
2002 - 2005
Law Clerk
United States District Judge Edwin Nelson
2001 - 2002
Other Experience1 - 16 of 16
Board Member
Evangel Classical Christian School
Current
Elder
Spring Creek Cumberland Presbyterian Church
Current
Executive Editor
of the Cumberland Law Review
Former Board Member
Board of Directors, Hands on Birmingham
Founding Member
Junior Board of Directors, Hands on Birmingham
Founding Member
Junior Board of Directors of the University of Montevallo’s National Alumni Association
Managed
Kurt Wallace’s campaign for the Alabama House of Representatives
Managed
Mike Vest’s campaign for Shelby County Commissioner
Managed
Marty Handlon’s campaign for Mayor of Alabaster
Managed
April Weaver’s campaign for the Alabama House of Representatives
Participant
Leadership Shelby County
Vice Chairman on the Board of Directors
University of Montevallo’s National Alumni Association
Former Member
Permanent Legislative Committee On Reapportionment, Alabama State House of Representatives
Former Member
Shelby County Legislation Committee, Alabama State House of Representatives
Former Member
Judiciary Committee, Alabama State House of Representatives
Former Vice Chair
Shelby County Legislation Committee, Alabama State House of Representatives