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Chief Justice Newby Encourages Attorneys to Report Pro Bono Information

Letter sent by email to North Carolina Attorneys on March 15, 2021. View the official letter here. March 15, 2021 Dear North Carolina Attorney, The past year has been a challenging one for us all. A global pandemic has fundamentally altered how our justice system operates for many months, challenging our shared abilities to help...

Highlighting Assistant Dean Stella Boswell

What is your regular practice area: Where do you work? What do you love most about your job? I do not have a regular practice area as I oversee the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono at Duke University School of Law which has main charges: To promote pro bono service by law students...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney James R. Allen

What is his regular practice area: Where does he work? What does he love most about his job? James is the Assistant General Counsel for Alliance Health, a position he has held since March 2018. He loves that he never gets bored with his job due to the diversity of his work and projects. For...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney A. Carter Arey

Tell me about your regular practice area: Where do you practice and what do you do? What do you love most about your job?    I am Innovation Counsel at McGuireWoods. I focus on helping to increase value to our clients by empowering our lawyers to provide legal services in an efficient and cost effective...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney D. Martin Warf

Tell me about your regular practice area:  Where do you practice and what do you do?  What do you love most about your job? I am engaged in a commercial litigation practice at Nelson Mullins.  I typically represent companies in litigation matters with other businesses or consumers.  For the last few years, I have been...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney Enyonam Williams

Tell me about your regular practice area: Where do you practice and what do you do? What do you love most about your job?  I am an Assistant General Counsel at UNC Greensboro. My current practice area is higher education law which encompasses a multitude of practice areas including employment, real estate, intellectual property, compliance and...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney Stuart Russell

Tell me about your regular practice area: Where do you practice and what do you do? What do you love most about your job?  I primarily focus on commercial and municipal litigation. I enjoy helping clients solve complex problems and making arguments in court.   What is your most recent pro bono experience?  I am currently...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney Manisha Patel

Tell me about your regular practice area: Where do you practice and what do you do? What do you love most about your job? I am based in Greensboro, NC and take cases in Guilford, Forsyth, Surry, and Stokes counties. I practice exclusively family law. I love most the day in and day out contact...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney Alison Ashe-Card

Tell me about your regular practice area: Where do you practice and what do you do? What do you love most about your job? Currently, I serve as the Associate Director of Diversity and Inclusion in the Office of Career and Professional Development at Wake Forest University School of Law. Prior to joining Wake Law,...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney Brandon Cole

Tell me about your regular practice area: Where do you practice and what do you do? What do you love most about your job?  I practice the law of discovery as part of the National Discovery Team for McGuireWoods.  In short, I specialize in the very first part of litigation – when the parties exchange...