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Congratulations to Howard L. Gum, DSA Award Recipient

Howard L. Gum received the John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award on October 12, 2016.

NCSB and NCBA Release Free Trust Account Management CLE Course

Members of the North Carolina State Bar can now access an online, interactive, one-hour trust account management continuing legal education course on the Bar Association’s website.

Alert: New Phishing Attack - Exercise Caution

A new phishing scam targeting State Bar members with deceptive emails has the potential to corrupt computer files. The fraudulent emails pretend to be sent by the State Bar or a state bar association.

Check Scam Alert

We have received multiple reports of an attempted scam using the name “Nathan Silver,” a London-based architect.

Website Document Providers Subject to New Statutory Conditions

Website document providers are required by N.C. Gen. Stat. §84-2.2 to comply with certain conditions including registering with the North Carolina State Bar.


G. Gray Wilson Nominated to be Next State Bar Vice-President

Winston-Salem attorney G. Gray Wilson was selected by the State Bar's Nominating Committee to stand for election to the office of vice-president of the North Carolina State Bar.

NCCALJ Interim Reports Now Available

The North Carolina Commission on the Administration of Law and Justice (NCCALJ) has released interim reports, which are now available online and ready for your comments.

CLE Required in 2017 to Satisfy New Trust Account Check Signature Requirement

The Supreme Court recently approved an amendment to trust accounting Rule 1.15-2 that requires checks drawn on a trust account to be signed by a lawyer or by an employee who is not responsible for performing monthly or quarterly reconciliations.

Upcoming EventsView All


Quarterly Meeting of the State Bar Council

North Carolina State Bar Headquarters, Raleigh


The Annual Meeting of the State Bar

North Carolina State Bar, Raleigh


Quarterly Meeting of the State Bar Council

North Carolina State Bar Headquarters, Raleigh

Disciplinary Forms

Complaint Form

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

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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