Weekly Bar Briefs, 10-18-2017

Dear Bar Members,

We are happy to partner with Pisgah Legal Services to present an Expunction CLE on November 9th. The focus is on maximizing relief for those with prior justice contact. The session will cover topics including: expunctions, certificates of relief, motions of appropriate relief, and juvenile expunctions. LeAnn Melton, Buncombe County Chief Public Defender and Latoya Gardner, Pisgah Legal Services’ Expunction Project Coordinator will be the presenters. To sign up, click here.


Recent Bar News

Buncombe County Sheriff & Clerk Sworn In  

Posted on December 4th, 2018 by Bar Administrator  

Congratulations to our new Sheriff! On Monday, December 3, Quentin Miller was sworn into office by Chief District Court Judge Calvin Hill before a full house of supporters, friends, colleagues, and family. Sheriff Miller stated, “I look forward to working with the community. This is a community of we. We must all work together in Read more

Holiday Party & Toy Drive Sponsors  

Posted on December 3rd, 2018 by Bar Administrator  

Thank you to all the generous sponsors of our annual Bar Holiday Party & Toy Drive! Platinum Sponsor Van Winkle Law Firm Gold Sponsors Dungan, Kilbourne & Stahl Highland Title Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company Silver Sponsors Daniels Law Firm Deutsch & Gottschalk PA Brian Elston Law Office Grimes Teich Anderson LLP Gum, Hillier & McCroskey Read more

Recent Member News

The Van Winkle Law Firm Welcomes Patent Agent Dr. Caitlyn M. Sun  

Posted on December 7th, 2018 by The Van Winkle Law Firm  

The Van Winkle Law Firm announced today that Dr. Caitlyn M. Sun has joined the firm’s intellectual property practice group as a Patent Agent. Dr. Sun will work with the firm’s intellectual property team preparing and prosecuting patent applications before the United States Patent Office. Before joining the firm, Dr. Sun was a member of Read more

David Gantt Law Office selected to U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 2019  

Posted on November 26th, 2018 by David Gantt  

The David Gantt Law Office is proud to announce that the firm has been selected to the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” as an Asheville Tier 1 Metropolitan firm in the area of Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants. Firms included in the 2019 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional Read more

NCAWA Annual Holiday Party  

Posted on November 26th, 2018 by Senta Rhodes  

Please join us for our annual Holiday Party, December 13th, at 5:30 at Ave. M Restaurant & Bar. There will be heavy hors d’oeuvres, wine and great company! We hope to see you there!

Recent Classifieds

Seeking Paralegal  

Posted on December 13th, 2018 by Bar Administrator  

Seeking paralegal with experience. Computer knowledge required, experience with litigation preferred. Contact Gary Dodd,  Attorney at Law, 79 Woodfin Place, Suite 206, Asheville, NC  28801. Call 828-255-0459 or email at this link.

Seeking Part-Time Administrative Assistant  

Posted on December 12th, 2018 by Meghann Burke  

Brazil & Burke, PA (www.brazilburkelaw.com), a boutique litigation and mediation law firm in downtown Asheville, seeks a part-time administrative assistant. Our firm is a Living Wage certified by Just Economics and has a proud commitment to service in the community. The ideal candidate will have a positive, team-player personality who is looking for flexible, part-time Read more

Seeking Domestic Violence/ Generalist Attorney  

Posted on November 26th, 2018 by Pisgah Legal Services  

Domestic Violence/ Generalist Attorney (Hendersonville) Pisgah Legal Services is a community-based non-profit governed by a local Board of Directors. PLS’ annual budget consists of individual contributions and grants from governments, United Ways, Interest On Lawyers Trust Accounts, and foundations.. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina, Pisgah Legal Services’ primary service area Read more

Upcoming Events

New Member Swearing-In  2017-10-12

New Bar members are invited to sign up now for the annual Swearing-in Ceremony for the 28th Judicial District Bar. Members can be sworn in to both state and federal courts at this ceremony. Family and friends may attend. Current Bar members are strongly urged to show their support for new members by attending this event, Read more