Weekly Bar Briefs, 8-13-2019

Dear Bar Members,

Professionalism For New Admittees in the Buncombe County Bar is a 12-hour, two-day continuing legal education course for attorneys who plan to practice in Buncombe County. It is free for new members of the Buncombe County Bar. For more information, or to sign up, click here.


Recent Member News

Dungan Kilbourne & Stahl is Moving  

Posted on August 13th, 2019 by James Kilbourne  

After years on Rankin Avenue in Downtown Asheville, Dungan, Kilbourne & Stahl is moving to 20 Town Mountain Road near the Tunnel.  The new location will feature ample free parking, three conference rooms, and room to expand. At the end of business on Wednesday, August 14th, the firm will close the Rankin Avenue office. Dungan, Read more


Grimes Teich Anderson Attorneys Henry Teich and Anna Hamrick On 2020 U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers® list  

Posted on August 13th, 2019 by Anderson Scott  

U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers® have announced that Grimes Teich Anderson LLP attorneys Henry Teich and Anna Hamrick are listed in the 2020 edition of Best Lawyers in America® for Workers Compensation Law-Claimants. The Best Lawyers® designation recognizes the top 4 percent of lawyers in the U.S. and is based entirely on Read more


Grimes Teich Anderson Attorney Jeff Martin Selected to Greenville Legal Elite  

Posted on August 13th, 2019 by Anderson Scott  

Grimes Teich Anderson LLP is pleased to announce that attorney Jeff Martin has been selected to the 2019 Greenville Business Magazine Legal Elite for Workers’ Compensation Law. Only attorneys may vote on the nominations of their peers and those receiving the top votes are highlighted by the magazine. Jeff, a partner at Grimes Teich Anderson Read more


McGuire Wood & Bissette Attorney Thomas C. Grella Elected as N.C. Delegate to ABA House of Delegates  

Posted on August 1st, 2019 by McGuire, Wood & Bissette P.A.  

McGuire, Wood & Bissette, P.A. of Asheville, NC is pleased to announce that Thomas C. Grella, a shareholder in the firm, and former Chair of its Management Committee, was recently elected to the position of North Carolina State Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates for a three year term commencing immediately after the close Read more



Recent Classifieds

Practice Available for Acquisition  

Posted on August 1st, 2019 by Bar Administrator  

Sole practitioner retiring after 50 years from established and prosperous residential real estate practice in Burnsville, NC. Practice was established 1981 and is located in the TD Bank building in Burnsville. Office has 3 conference rooms and 4 paralegal/employees. Ideal for semiretired attorney or expanding existing practice. Direct inquiries to: Robert@raplawnc.com


Office Space Available  

Posted on August 1st, 2019 by Tom Roberts  

Office spaces available in Suite 209 of One Oak Plaza. Window view of courthouse (I minute walk). Shared reception area and conference room. Free parking. Call 252-0602 for more information or to visit. Contact: 8282520602 tom@tomrobertslaw.com


Office Furniture for Sale  

Posted on July 30th, 2019 by Bar Administrator  

Available for sale: 1. Oval black 4 person conference table 2. Natural wood 4 person dining/break room table 3. 5 filling cabinets 4. Office supplies storage closet 5. Various electronic supplies. Brittany J. Moore, Esq. Associate Attorney Ron L. Moore, P.A. PO Box 8696 Asheville NC 28814 P: 828-285-8877 F: 828-285-0215


Worley & Peltz Seeks Real Property Attorney  

Posted on July 29th, 2019 by Jason Peltz  

Worley & Peltz, PLLC seeks a full time commercial and residential real property attorney. Candidates should have at least three (3) years of commercial and residential real estate transaction experience including but not limited to closings, commercial lease drafting and review, as well as drafting of standard real property documents. Please include cover letter and Read more


Seeking Paralegal and Legal Assistant for Estate Planning  

Posted on July 29th, 2019 by Patla, Straus, Robinson & Moore, P.A.  

Paralegal and Legal Assistant for Estate Planning and Administration law practice needed at Patla, Straus, Robinson & Moore, P.A. Paralegal certificate and experience with estate planning and administration (preferred); support estate planning and administration attorney with: preparation (including proofing and editing) of estate planning documents; preparation (including proofing and editing) and filing of estate administration court Read more


McGuire Wood & Bissette Seeks Experienced Legal Assistant  

Posted on July 15th, 2019 by McGuire, Wood & Bissette P.A.  

Established, growing downtown Asheville law firm is seeking an experienced legal assistant. Two years of recent legal assistance preferred with strong organizational skills, excellent verbal and written communication, multi-tasking talent and ability to work under pressure. Performs a variety of administrative duties for the practice group according to established policies and procedures. Maintains positive contact Read more



Upcoming Events

Executive Committee Retreat 2019  2019-09-04

The Executive Committee of the Buncombe County Bar will meet to discuss the upcoming year’s budget and programming. All Executive Committee meetings are open to the public, per state law. Please contact the Bar Administrator at admin@BuncombeBar.com if you plan to attend.


Bar Luncheon 9/11/19  2019-09-11

Join us for a great buffet lunch! The luncheon is moving to a new locations: Celine’s on Broadway. Lunch is $15 for members and $25 for guests, and an RSVP is required. Seating is limited; sign up below. Members of the Buncombe Bar are always welcome to attend the business meeting, free of charge.  


Drilling Down: Mediators' Dilemmas CLE/CME  2019-09-13

This seminar offers an in-depth examination of dilemmas that DRC-certified mediators face in their mediation practices and provides guidance for how to successfully meet these challenges. Presenters include  the honorable Gary Cash, Frank Goldsmith, and the honorable Sharon Tracey Barrett. 3 hours Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit, approved by the NC State Bar / 2 Read more


Executive Committee Meeting 9/30/19  2019-09-30

The Executive Committee of the Buncombe County Bar meets monthly to approve programs, spending and events for the entire Bar.  Meetings are open to the public, but seats are limited. Please contact Bar Administrator Lisa-Gaye Hall at admin@buncombebar.com if you wish to attend, or have an item for the agenda. Buncombe County Courthouse, room 810


Professionalism For New Admittees CLE 2019  2019-10-03

Professionalism For New Admittees in the Buncombe County Bar is a 12-hour, two-day continuing legal education course for attorneys who plan to practice in Buncombe County. It is free for new members of the Buncombe County Bar, and $25 per hour for others. Pre-registration is required. New admittees will be given preference for registration. The Read more


Bar Luncheon 10/9/19  2019-10-09

Join us for a great buffet lunch! The luncheon is moving to a new locations: Celine’s on Broadway. Lunch is $15 for members and $25 for guests, and an RSVP is required. Seating is limited; sign up below. Members of the Buncombe Bar are always welcome to attend the business meeting, free of charge.  


Practice Available for Acquisition

Sole practitioner retiring after 50 years from established and prosperous residential real estate practice in Burnsville, NC. Practice was established 1981 and is located in the TD Bank building in Burnsville. Office has 3 conference rooms and 4 paralegal/employees. Ideal for semiretired attorney or expanding existing practice.

Direct inquiries to: Robert@raplawnc.com

Weekly Bar Briefs, 7-30-2019

Dear Bar Members,

Our Bar’s new Executive Committee is planning a great year of informative CLE, events, and support for members. Have ideas? Click here for the 2019-2020 Executive Committee contact information.


Recent Classifieds

Practice Available for Acquisition  

Posted on August 1st, 2019 by Bar Administrator  

Sole practitioner retiring after 50 years from established and prosperous residential real estate practice in Burnsville, NC. Practice was established 1981 and is located in the TD Bank building in Burnsville. Office has 3 conference rooms and 4 paralegal/employees. Ideal for semiretired attorney or expanding existing practice. Direct inquiries to: Robert@raplawnc.com


Office Space Available  

Posted on August 1st, 2019 by Tom Roberts  

Office spaces available in Suite 209 of One Oak Plaza. Window view of courthouse (I minute walk). Shared reception area and conference room. Free parking. Call 252-0602 for more information or to visit. Contact: 8282520602 tom@tomrobertslaw.com


Office Furniture for Sale  

Posted on July 30th, 2019 by Bar Administrator  

Available for sale: 1. Oval black 4 person conference table 2. Natural wood 4 person dining/break room table 3. 5 filling cabinets 4. Office supplies storage closet 5. Various electronic supplies. Brittany J. Moore, Esq. Associate Attorney Ron L. Moore, P.A. PO Box 8696 Asheville NC 28814 P: 828-285-8877 F: 828-285-0215


Worley & Peltz Seeks Real Property Attorney  

Posted on July 29th, 2019 by Jason Peltz  

Worley & Peltz, PLLC seeks a full time commercial and residential real property attorney. Candidates should have at least three (3) years of commercial and residential real estate transaction experience including but not limited to closings, commercial lease drafting and review, as well as drafting of standard real property documents. Please include cover letter and Read more


Seeking Paralegal and Legal Assistant for Estate Planning  

Posted on July 29th, 2019 by Patla, Straus, Robinson & Moore, P.A.  

Paralegal and Legal Assistant for Estate Planning and Administration law practice needed at Patla, Straus, Robinson & Moore, P.A. Paralegal certificate and experience with estate planning and administration (preferred); support estate planning and administration attorney with: preparation (including proofing and editing) of estate planning documents; preparation (including proofing and editing) and filing of estate administration court Read more


McGuire Wood & Bissette Seeks Experienced Legal Assistant  

Posted on July 15th, 2019 by McGuire, Wood & Bissette P.A.  

Established, growing downtown Asheville law firm is seeking an experienced legal assistant. Two years of recent legal assistance preferred with strong organizational skills, excellent verbal and written communication, multi-tasking talent and ability to work under pressure. Performs a variety of administrative duties for the practice group according to established policies and procedures. Maintains positive contact Read more



Upcoming Events

Executive Committee Retreat 2019  2019-09-04

The Executive Committee of the Buncombe County Bar will meet to discuss the upcoming year’s budget and programming. All Executive Committee meetings are open to the public, per state law. Please contact the Bar Administrator at admin@BuncombeBar.com if you plan to attend.


Bar Luncheon 9/11/19  2019-09-11

Join us for a great buffet lunch! The luncheon is moving to a new locations: Celine’s on Broadway. Lunch is $15 for members and $25 for guests, and an RSVP is required. Seating is limited; sign up below. Members of the Buncombe Bar are always welcome to attend the business meeting, free of charge.  


Drilling Down: Mediators' Dilemmas CLE/CME  2019-09-13

This seminar offers an in-depth examination of dilemmas that DRC-certified mediators face in their mediation practices and provides guidance for how to successfully meet these challenges. Presenters include  the honorable Gary Cash, Frank Goldsmith, and the honorable Sharon Tracey Barrett. 3 hours Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit, approved by the NC State Bar / 2 Read more


Executive Committee Meeting 9/30/19  2019-09-30

The Executive Committee of the Buncombe County Bar meets monthly to approve programs, spending and events for the entire Bar.  Meetings are open to the public, but seats are limited. Please contact Bar Administrator Lisa-Gaye Hall at admin@buncombebar.com if you wish to attend, or have an item for the agenda. Buncombe County Courthouse, room 810


Professionalism For New Admittees CLE 2019  2019-10-03

Professionalism For New Admittees in the Buncombe County Bar is a 12-hour, two-day continuing legal education course for attorneys who plan to practice in Buncombe County. It is free for new members of the Buncombe County Bar, and $25 per hour for others. Pre-registration is required. New admittees will be given preference for registration. The Read more


Office Furniture for Sale

Available for sale:

1. Oval black 4 person conference table
2. Natural wood 4 person dining/break room table
3. 5 filling cabinets
4. Office supplies storage closet
5. Various electronic supplies.

Brittany J. Moore, Esq.
Associate Attorney
Ron L. Moore, P.A.
PO Box 8696
Asheville NC 28814
P: 828-285-8877
F: 828-285-0215

City of Asheville Seeking Assistant City Attorney

The City of Asheville is currently accepting applications for an Assistant City Attorney to join our Legal team. Our ideal candidate would have at least three years of municipal or related law experience, a license to practice law in the State of North Carolina, and membership in good standing with the North Carolina Bar. This is a salaried position with exceptional benefits and a typical work schedule of Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM.
For complete details and to apply for this position, please visit https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/ashevillenc/jobs/2478480/assistant-city-attorney?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobsInitial review of applications will begin on August 27th, 2019.