Richard Hills

Key experience in banking sector

Helping financial institutions reach their goals is the singular focus of Richard Hills' legal practice. Whether  representing a de novo community bank or a well-established bank holding company with regional operations, Richard has earned a reputation for his ability to solve problems for financial services clients with unique needs and specific strategic objectives.


Richard's Related Experience

FirstBank closes $100 million subordinated notes offering

Served as legal counsel to FirstBank in its $100 million subordinated notes offering.

BancorpSouth closes public offerings of subordinated notes and Series A preferred stock

Represented BancorpSouth Bank in its public offerings of $300 million of Subordinated Notes and $150 million of Series A Preferred Stock.

FB Financial acquires FNB Financial Corp.

Advised FB Financial Corp. in the acquisition of FNB Financial and subsidiary Farmers National.

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  • J.D., cum laude, Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law, 1996
    • Dean's List
    • Mercer Law Review
    • Editor, International Law Journal
    • Faculty Award for Outstanding Achievement in Legal Writing
  • B.A., Davidson College, 1992

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • Georgia


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Professional Involvement

  • Member, American Bankers Association
  • Member, Georgia Bankers Association
  • Member, North Carolina Bankers Association

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