Practice Areas
  • Antitrust Law
  • Business Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Antitrust and Unfair Competition Litigation
  • Business Litigation »
  • Business Litigation (including Class Actions and Multidistrict Litigation)
  • Shareholder's Rights and Corporate Control Litigation
Professional Experience
Education
Davidson College
B.A
cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, McConnell Scholar, J.D., with honors, University of North Carolina School of Law, 1973, Member, Associate Justice, Holderness Moot Court, Member, National Moot Court Team, North Carolina Law Review, Union Theological Seminary, N.Y., 1969, 70, Rockefeller Brothers Fellow.
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Professional Associations
Current
Activities: Bar Associations: Mecklenburg County Bar Association, North Carolina Bar Association: Litigation Section
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Current
Activities: Constitutional Law Section, Chair, Large Law Firm Committee, 1997-1998
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Current
Activities: American Bar Association: Litigation Section and Business Law Section
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Current
Activities: Member, Select Drafting Committee of the N
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Current
Activities: Board of Bar Examiners, 1986-1993
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Current
Activities: Board of Directors, Legal Aid Society of Northwest North Carolina, Inc
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Current
Activities: , 1983-1987 and Legal Services of the Southern Piedmont, 2001-2007 (President 2004-2006)
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Current
Activities: Clinical Adjunct Professor of Law, Wake Forest University (Trial practice), 1982-1987
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Activities: Member, International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution
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Current
Activities: Admitted to the bar 1973, North Carolina
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Current
Activities: Admitted to practice before the United States Eastern, Middle and Western District Courts of North Carolina, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court
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Current
Activities: Elected to: Chambers USA (Litigation)
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Activities: Best Lawyers of America (Bet-the- Company Litigation and Commercial Litigation)
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Activities: Super Lawyers (Business Litigation)
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Activities: Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory (AV rating)
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Contact & Map
2530 Meridian Parkway
#400
Durham, NC 27713
USA
Telephone: (704) 331-4908
Fax: (704) 338-7820