Education & Admissions

  • J.D., Wake Forest University School of Law, 1987
  • B.S., Business Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1984
  • North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit

Activities

  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Mecklenburg County Bar
  • Community Associations Institute (CAI)

Resources


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Posts

CHARLOTTE’S 2040 PLAN – No, the Sky Isn’t Falling

There has been a bit of consternation among HOA boards around Charlotte the last few months, before and after the…

Older Condominiums Thrown A Curve Ball By North Carolina Court Of Appeals

The North Carolina Court of Appeals has issued a “published” opinion (meaning the case is binding authority for similar cases),…

Association Answers: North Carolina Legislature Introduces Bill To Make Virtual HOA Meetings Permanent

During the past 12+ months, most of us have gotten comfortable with conducting HOA board and membership meetings over virtual…