Our Staff

Courtney Aiken is a pre-closer for Ashton Woods Homes and Archway Homes and assists in the Relocation Department at Smith, Cavin and Cohen, LLC..Courtney Aiken
Courtney@closingattorney.com

Born and raised in South Carolina, Courtney Aiken is the youngest of four children. A 2007 graduate of Spelman College, Courtney has over 8 years experience in the real estate field. When she’s not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and listening to music.

 

Ramona Avery is a pre-closer and closer at Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC.Ramona Avery
Ramona@closingattorney.com

A graduate of Lamar University, Ramona is originally from Texas. She moved to Georgia in 1988 and has worked in the Real Estate industry since 1992. Ramona has experience as a closer, pre-closer and post-closer. A mother of two with two grandchildren, Ramona enjoys the beach, music, shopping and cooking.

 

 

Beverly Colligan prepares all land acquisition closings for Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC.Beverly Colligan
Beverly@closingattorney.com

Beverly first joined the firm in 1983 as a closer and title examiner, and now handles the firm's land acquisition department. Her responsibilities include closings, titles and survey reviews. She has 40 years experience working with title companies and real estate law firms. Beverly enjoys hiking, reading and spending time with her family.

 

Linda Cook is the Administrator and manages the Vista title insurance business for Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC.Linda Cook
Linda@closingattorney.com

Linda joined the firm in 2010 overseeing the relocation department. She assumed the position of Firm Administrator in 2012 and manages the firm's Vista title insurance business. Linda and her husband share their home with two very spoiled Scottish Terriers. An avid astronomer, she enjoys starry nights, movies and road trips.

 

 

Angele Dinkins oversees the Relocation Department at Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC.Angele Dinkins
Angele@closingattorney.com

Angéle is a native of Long Island, New York and has lived in Georgia for 10 years. A 19 year veteran of the real estate industry, Angéle joined the firm in 2003. With experience as a legal assistant and closer, she currently oversees the firm’s Relocation Department.

 

 

Marlene Gibson Marlene works in the residential real-estate field for Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC.Marlene Gibson
Marlene@closingattorney.com

Marlene has worked in the residential real-estate field for 35 years and has spent most of her career with the firm. Born in Decatur, Marlene is a Georgia native and the mother of three daughters. An avid scrapbooker, she also enjoys singing and reading.

 

 

 

Jessica Griffin represents Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC. as pre closer for two of Atlanta's premier builders, Lennar Homes and Ryland Homes.Jessica Tougas
Jessica@closingattorney.com

Jessica grew up in Massachusetts near Cape Cod and moved to Atlanta in 1998. She has been with the firm since 2005 and currently works as pre closer for two of Atlanta's premier builders.

 

 

Tracy James represents Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC. as primary contact and closer for Ashton Woods Homes and Archway Homes.Tracy James Tracy@closingattorney.com

A native of Ellijay, Georgia, Tracy has lived in Atlanta most of her life. She has been with the firm for 30 years and has experience in post-closing, pre-closing, relocation work and title insurance. Tracy currently serves as primary contact and closer for two of Atlanta's premier builders. She enjoys playing tennis and jogging.

 

 

Alea Kelly works in the real estate field for Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC.Alea Kelly
Alea@closingattorney.com

Alea received her Associate’s Degree in Paralegal Studies from Athens College in 1997. She has experience in the field of personal injury and worker’s compensation, but has spent most of her career working in the real estate field. In her free time, Alea enjoys DIY projects and scrapbooking.

 

Randall Martin conducts title searches and examinations throughout the metro region for Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC.Randy Martin
Randy@closingattorney.com

Randy was born in Dallas, Texas and his family moved to Atlanta in 1966 when he was two years old. He joined the firm in 2002, conducting title searches and examinations throughout the metro region. In his free time, Randy enjoys the outdoors and fishing.

 

 

Stacie Mullins handles multiple aspects of NACA work including closings and rehab balance checks for Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC.Stacie Mullins
Stacie@closingattorney.com

Stacie has worked with the firm since 1996. She currently handles multiple aspects of NACA work including closings and rehab balance checks. On the weekends, she enjoys scouring estate sales and resale shops. A lover of fashion blogs, Stacie hopes to one day open her own vintage clothing truck.

Margaret Louise Parris focuses on inspecting and filing recorded deeds for Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC. Louise Parris
Louise@closingattorney.com

Louise first joined the firm in 1990. She worked as office manager before moving into the Relocation department, where she covered file preparation and assisted with off site closings. These days Louise focuses on inspecting and filing recorded deeds. Her hobbies include cooking and crochet.

 

 

Juanita Simmons works at Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC. in Real Estate matters and has experience in various areas of law including wills, trust & estates, litigation, and personal injury.Juanita Simmons
Juanita@closingattorney.com Originally from New York City, Juanita received her Bachelors' degree at Berkeley College. She joined the firm in early 2013 and has experience in various areas of law including wills, trust & estates, litigation, personal injury and real estate. During her free time, Juanita likes to read and cook.

 

Kristian Smith oversees the courier services for Smith Cavin and Corbin Kris Smith
Kris@closingattorney.com
Kris is a native Atlantan. He attended Columbia High School and Atlanta Area Technical College. Kris has been with the firm since 2001 and oversees the courier services. Kris is married with four children and enjoys horseback riding, sports and barbering.

 

 

Kristen Smith oversees all NACA closings and activities for Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC.Kristen Smith
Kristen@closingattorney.com

Originally from Southwest Florida, Kristen moved to Atlanta to pursue a degree in Business Management from Georgia State University. She joined the firm in 2001 and currently oversees all NACA closings and activities. Kristen enjoys cooking, travel and spending time with friends.

Ayanna Wade currently serves as the receptionist for Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC.Ayanna Wade
Ayanna@closingattorney.com

Ayanna Wade is the newest addition to the firms' staff. A Georgia native, she is a graduate of Wake Forest University. Looking to further her education, Ayanna is studying for the LSAT and preparing for law school. Appropriately enough, she enjoys watching reruns of Law and Order.

 

 

Phil Yabrow specializes in the preparation of settlement statements, title insurance policies and closing documentation for Smith, Cavin and Corbin, LLC.Phil Yabrow
Phil@closingattorney.com

Phil joined the firm in 2004 and has twenty years experience as a real estate paralegal. He specializes in the preparation of settlement statements, title insurance policies and closing documentation. Phil enjoys spending time with his 2 children and friends. A longtime New York Giants and Yankees fan, he also enjoys golf and darts.