“The legal profession’s relative autonomy carries with it a responsibility to assure that its regulations are conceived in the public interest...”—Preamble, North Carolina Rules of Professional Conduct
Attorney David R. Teddy received the John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award on June 17, 2018, at the North Carolina Advocates for Justice Convention in Wilmington, NC.
The State Bar has recently learned of two separate email scams that appear to be targeting lawyers or individuals associated with the legal profession.
George V. Hanna III received the John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award on May 3, 2018, at the Mecklenburg County Bar’s annual Law Day luncheon.
The North Carolina State Bar learned of a scam targeting owners of timeshares.
The NC State Bar has been notified of an email scam. The email is from “Ethics Board” and urges recipient to click on links to review complaints against the attorney. This is a malware scam - do NOT open.
Carolina Hotel, Pinehurst
If you are a complainant, you can request information about the status of a grievance at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Unauthorized Practice of Law Complaint Form
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.