Practice Areas

  • Business and Civil Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction
  • Intellectual Property
  • Mediation and Arbitration
  • Trials in all Courts

Biographical Information

Professional Associations

  • Greensboro Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association Chair, Dispute Resolution Section (2000-2001)
  • North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission (2002-2007)
  • Member, Large Complex Case Panel of Commercial and Construction Arbitrators (American Arbitration Association)
  • Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America (2011)
  • Recognized by Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers in America, and Legal Elite in North Carolina


Purdue University

  • Bachelor of Science (Industrial Engineering), 1968

Univerity of Illinois

  • Juris Doctor, 1971

Additional Information

  • Licensed to practice in North Carolina, Illinois, and Massachusetts
  • Member of the United States Supreme Court Bar
  • Member of the Bars of the Fourth, Seventh, Eleventh, and Federal Circuit Courts of Appeal
  • Certified Trial Lawyer for the Northern District of Illinois
  • Member of the Bar of the United States District Court for the Middle, Eastern, and Western Districts of North Carolina