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Free Trust Account Management CLE Course Available to Members & Paralegals

The North Carolina State Bar and the North Carolina Bar Association have released part 2 of a free trust account management CLE course. This course is available for free to both members and certified paralegals.

Rudolph Singleton Jr. and Patricia Timmons-Goodson Receive Distinguished Service Awards

Rudolph Singleton Jr. and Patricia Timmons-Goodson have received the John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award.

Unauthorized Attempts to Audit Trust Accounts

The North Carolina State Bar has learned that a caller representing an entity named “Small Business Growth Alliance” is calling lawyers and telling them that their IOLTA accounts are due for audit. The caller falsely claims that Small Business Growth Alliance is authorized by the State Bar to perform random audits and tries to schedule the audits.

Remarks to House Select Committee on Judicial Redistricting

The State Bar's legislative liaison speaks before the House Select Committee on Judicial Redistricting regarding proposed changes to prosecutorial districts.

Charles Davis, Gary Tash, and Judge Paul Jones receive Distinguished Service Awards

Charles Davis, Gary Tash, and Judge Paul Jones have all received the John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award.

Alert: Public Targeted By Person Claiming To Be NC Lawyer

The North Carolina State Bar has received inquiries from members of the public about letters sent to them by “Mason C. Donovan.” The letters indicate that Mason C. Donovan is a North Carolina lawyer practicing with the Charlotte firm “Donovan and Paquette.”

State Bar Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting of the State Bar will coincide with the council’s quarterly business meeting on October 24 - 27, 2017, and will include the election of officers at 11:45 a.m. on Thursday, October 26, 2017, at the State Bar headquarters, 217 E. Edenton St., Raleigh, NC.

Upcoming EventsView All

Oct
24

Quarterly Meeting of the State Bar Council

North Carolina State Bar, Raleigh

Nov
30

NC IOLTA Board of Trustees Meeting

North Carolina State Bar, Raleigh

Disciplinary Forms

Complaint Form

To file a complaint against a NC lawyer, click here.

If you are a complainant, you can request information about the status of a grievance at grievancestatus@ncbar.gov.

Unauthorized Practice of Law Complaint Form

To file an unauthorized practice complaint form, click here.

Fee Dispute Resolution Form

If you have a fee dispute with your lawyer, you may wish to participate in the State Bar's Fee Dispute Resolution Program, which is available free of charge to clients who dispute their legal fees. 

For more information about fee dispute resolution, click here.

To fill out a complaint form, click here

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