Robert   Turner
Retired Counsel


Phone: 704.377.2500
Fax: 704.372.2619
Mailing: 301 South College Street ,
Suite 2600 , Charlotte , NC   28202
Linkedin: Robert Turner


Bob Turner’s practice focuses on commercial real estate, commercial and residential land acquisition and development and creditors’ rights matters related to real estate.

Bob's practice also includes the representation of opportunity funds and other acquirers of distressed real estate assets, advising clients on rehabilitation and disposition of highly distressed assets and commercial REO.

He also represents lenders and borrowers in commercial transactions, and developers at all stages of development including acquisition, entitlements, covenants and dispositions. He advises clients on all aspects of interstate land sales including qualification for exemptions, registration and defense of enforcement actions, and financial institutions on creditors' rights matters, real estate foreclosures, work-outs, loan modifications and deed-in-lieu transactions.

Representative clients include: Comerica Bank, First Citizens Bank & Trust Company, Mooring Financial Corporation, Regions Bank and Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont, Inc.


  • AV® Preeminent™ rated, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers in America, Real Estate Law, 2010-2019


Education & Admissions

  • J.D., University of North Carolina School of Law, 1969
  • B.A., Duke University, 1966
  • North Carolina


  • American Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Mecklenburg County Bar: Board of Directors, 1997-2000