• Business Law, Personal Injury, Products Liability
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Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Additional Practice Areas
  • Aviation
  • Business and Intellectual Property
  • General Civil
  • Litigation
  • Medical and Professional Liability
  • Pharmaceutical Products Litigation »
  • Products Liability Litigation »
Professional Experience
Education
Duke University
B.A
J.D., 1967, Duke University School of Law.
Professional Associations
Current
Activities: Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
Current
Activities: Advocate, American Board of Trial Advocates (Director, Southeast Area Board of Directors, 2006 &ndash
Current
Activities: present)
Current
Activities: Permanent Member, U
Current
Activities: Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference
Current
Activities: Member, Products Liability Advisory Council (Board of Directors 2002 &ndash
Current
Activities: 05)
Current
Activities: Propane Gas Defense Association (Charter Member, past Vice President)
Current
Activities: American Bar Association, Aviation and TIPS Sections
Current
Activities: North Carolina Bar Association [Chairman, Practical Training (1982-83), Member, Task Force on Legal Services (1996), Bench-Bar Liaison Committee (1997-present, chair, 2002-2003), Judicial Independence Committee (2002-present), Professionalism Committee (2004-present)]
Current
Activities: Forsyth County Bar Association
Current
Activities: International Association of Defense Counsel [Aviation Law Section, Vice-Chairman (1980-81)]
Current
Activities: Defense Research Institute [Regional Vice President (1992-93), North Carolina State Representative (1985-91)]
Current
Activities: Associate, Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Current
Activities: North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys [President (1987-88), President-elect (1985-86), Board of Directors (1982-85), Secretary-Treasurer (1980-82)]
Current
Activities: Listed in Personal Injury Litigation Section of The Best Lawyers in America (1991-present), in Product Liability Litigation section of The International Who&rsquo
Current
Activities: s Who of Business Lawyers, and in Law and Politics magazine, selected as a "North Carolina Super Lawyer" (2006)
Current
Activities: Admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, and the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina
Current
Activities: Admitted to bar: 1967, North Carolina
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1 W 4th St
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
USA
Telephone: (336) 721-3630
Fax: (336) 733-8318