Candidate Forum Photos

The Bar’s judicial candidate forum on Wednesday, February 14th, was full of love and support for all candidates for 2024 Valentine’s Day!

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Virtual Trust Accounting CLE Set for April 19

“The Lawyer Shall” … and “the Lawyer Shall Not” are prominent phrases in the North Carolina State Bar trust accounting rules. Understanding what the State Bar requires and forbids is the foundation of good trust account management and security. One requirement, “the Lawyer Shall” take a one-hour course on the trust accounting rule changes, applies…

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RFP for Conservation Easement Attorney Services

Buncombe County’s Farmland Preservation Program is seeking an attorney to provide legal services and guidance for the County Conservation Easement Program. Buncombe County Soil and Water has been holding conservation easements since 2005 and applies for NCDA and USDA grant funds to compensate landowners for the bargain sale of their development rights. The program needs…

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Pope & Knight Mediation Expands Services

Pope & Knight Mediation are excited to announce that due to our growth over the last several years, we have expanded our downtown Asheville office located at 7 Orchard Street, Suite 204. There is easy access to the office and plenty of free parking. It is specifically designed to serve our mediation clients with four…

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Several HHS Departments Move to 40 Coxe

Buncombe County Health and Human Services Administration, Health Registrar, and Social Work Services, including Aging and Adult Services and Child and Family Services, are now located at 40 Coxe Avenue in Downtown Asheville. With this move, the Buncombe County Health and Human Services building is now a comprehensive human services center. This relocation provides a one-stop…

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Judicial Forum Set For February 14, 2024

Plan now to join us for a Judicial Forum at the February Bar Luncheon at the Asheville Social Hall, 81 Broadway Street. All candidates for District Court Judge seats and the Clerk of Court seat are set to speak to the Bar at this luncheon, including Emily Dezio, Todd Lentz, Meredith Pressley, and Robin Merrill…

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Catch Up With The Clerk – January 16, 2024

Hello Buncombe Bar! On this week’s edition of Catch Up with the Clerk, I will go over special proceedings and special proceedings confidential. Our Special Proceedings Assistants are Elana Dasher, Neekou Gardner, and Ryan Stone (*Elana will be featured in an upcoming edition related to civil matters). Our Special Proceedings Confidential Assistant is Janet Watson.…

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