Weekly Bar Briefs, 5-17-2022

Dear Bar members,

Please join us on Friday morning for a joint Buncombe Bar/ North Carolina State Bar meeting at the Harrah’s Cherokee Center. Learn more about current issues, changes to CLE rules, and ethics and discipline, while earning free CLE credits. Click here for more information.


Recent Bar News

Buncombe Bar Annual Meeting & Awards  

Posted on May 24, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Congratulations to this year’s awards honorees! The Bar’s Annual Meeting on Wednesday, June 8th will honor Barry Master with the Lifetime Achievement Award; Bill Christy as Centennial Award recipient; Hon. Ward Smith as Professionalism Award recipient, and B.J. Kilgore as the Distinguished Young Lawyer of 2022. This event, our last Bar luncheon of the fiscal year, Read more


From Anna Hamrick, State Bar Councilor  

Posted on May 13, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Dear Friends and Colleagues – I hope you are well. Though Albert Einstein said “time is an illusion,” my tardiness in this report is very real, and I apologize. This report about the April meeting is much later than I would have liked, and I hope it has not caused you any inconvenience. On the Read more



Recent Member News

Eliot Spector Joins Public Defender's Office  

Posted on May 17, 2022 by Snead Samuel  

Elliot Spector has recently joined the Public Defender’s office. He is originally from the California Bay Area and graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in Sociology and received his Juris Doctorate from Columbia Law School. Elliot has experience providing legal services to indigent clients in both the immigration and criminal contexts. He is committed Read more


Nancy Fowler Receives Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award  

Posted on May 12, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

The Van Winkle Law Firm would like to congratulate Nancy Fowler, recipient of the Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award. Presented by the Buncombe County Bar at its annual Pro Bono Celebration, this award honors those in the legal profession for their excellent pro bono service. Nancy is a paralegal with The Van Winkle Law Firm’s Read more


Teague Campbell Attorney William Bulfer Admitted to American College of Coverage Counsel  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by John Kubis  

Teague Campbell is pleased to announce that William “Bill” Bulfer has been admitted as a fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel (ACCC), the preeminent association who represent the interests of insurers and policyholders in disputes arising out of insurance policies. The ACCC, established in 2012, is an invitation-only organization of senior lawyers who have Read more


Van Winkle Congratulates Koral Alman on FL Bar Licensure  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by The Van Winkle Law Firm  

We are thrilled to congratulate Koral F. Alman on her recent Florida Bar licensure.  Koral will be able to assist residents in both North Carolina and Florida and for those that split time between both states.


Van Winkle's Super Lawyers  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by The Van Winkle Law Firm  

Congratulations to our Super Lawyer Honorees!



Recent Classifieds

Administrative Assistant Needed Part-Time  

Posted on May 16, 2022 by GHMA | LAW  

Part-time reception and administrative assistant needed for busy Asheville family law practice. Requires robust computer skills, a pleasant phone demeanor, a firm command of English, and the ability to multitask. Salary commensurate with experience and skill set. Contact Janet Amburgey by email at janet@ghma.law. Contact: janet@ghma.law


Seeking Legal Assistant  

Posted on May 15, 2022 by Mr. Jack Stewart Jr.  

Asheville Law Firm, Jack Stewart at Law, has a need for a full-time experienced and energetic legal assistant to join its team. Excellent salary and benefits for someone with the ability to multi-task, provide careful attention to detail, and be a part of a great legal team of professionals. Candidate must have a minimum of Read more


Allen Stahl + Kilbourne is seeking a Real Estate/Litigation Paralegal  

Posted on May 10, 2022 by Allen, Stahl + Kilbourne  

Allen Stahl + Kilbourne has an immediate opening for an experienced Paralegal. ASK Law is a business law firm providing strategic counsel and innovative solutions to clients across many industries including: complex litigation, commercial leases and real estate, land use and zoning, employment and labor law, trusts and estates, as well as restaurants and hospitality. Read more


Full time, exempt C-Suite position, reporting to corporate headquarters in Asheville, NC.  

Posted on April 19, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Who we are: Confidential newly-formed Asheville, North Carolina based healthcare real estate investment trust “REIT” holding and management company seeks experienced transactional lawyer to serve as its General Counsel. This REIT is operated by an experienced team that includes a Founder/CEO who has previously taken two healthcare REIT’s public successfully on NYSE. This REIT is Read more


Domestic Violence Attorney – Hendersonville, NC  

Posted on April 5, 2022 by Pisgah Legal Services  

Domestic Violence Attorney – Hendersonville, NC Pisgah Legal Services (PLS) is a community-based non-profit legal aid agency governed by a local Board of Directors. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina (WNC), Pisgah Legal Services provides free civil legal assistance to low-income people in WNC. The organization currently has offices in Asheville, Read more



Upcoming Events

March 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-03-13

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


April 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-04-10

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


May 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-05-08

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


Weekly Bar Briefs, 5-10-2022

Dear Bar members,

Would you like to understand more about maintaining your boundaries with clients who are living with trauma? Join us online on Friday for a free hour of CLE, presented by our Wellness Committee, called “Cultivating Resilience In Your Legal Career.” Learn more and pre-register here.


Recent Bar News

Buncombe Bar Annual Meeting & Awards  

Posted on May 24, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Congratulations to this year’s awards honorees! The Bar’s Annual Meeting on Wednesday, June 8th will honor Barry Master with the Lifetime Achievement Award; Bill Christy as Centennial Award recipient; Hon. Ward Smith as Professionalism Award recipient, and B.J. Kilgore as the Distinguished Young Lawyer of 2022. This event, our last Bar luncheon of the fiscal year, Read more


From Anna Hamrick, State Bar Councilor  

Posted on May 13, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Dear Friends and Colleagues – I hope you are well. Though Albert Einstein said “time is an illusion,” my tardiness in this report is very real, and I apologize. This report about the April meeting is much later than I would have liked, and I hope it has not caused you any inconvenience. On the Read more



Recent Member News

Eliot Spector Joins Public Defender's Office  

Posted on May 17, 2022 by Snead Samuel  

Elliot Spector has recently joined the Public Defender’s office. He is originally from the California Bay Area and graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in Sociology and received his Juris Doctorate from Columbia Law School. Elliot has experience providing legal services to indigent clients in both the immigration and criminal contexts. He is committed Read more


Nancy Fowler Receives Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award  

Posted on May 12, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

The Van Winkle Law Firm would like to congratulate Nancy Fowler, recipient of the Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award. Presented by the Buncombe County Bar at its annual Pro Bono Celebration, this award honors those in the legal profession for their excellent pro bono service. Nancy is a paralegal with The Van Winkle Law Firm’s Read more


Teague Campbell Attorney William Bulfer Admitted to American College of Coverage Counsel  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by John Kubis  

Teague Campbell is pleased to announce that William “Bill” Bulfer has been admitted as a fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel (ACCC), the preeminent association who represent the interests of insurers and policyholders in disputes arising out of insurance policies. The ACCC, established in 2012, is an invitation-only organization of senior lawyers who have Read more


Van Winkle Congratulates Koral Alman on FL Bar Licensure  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by The Van Winkle Law Firm  

We are thrilled to congratulate Koral F. Alman on her recent Florida Bar licensure.  Koral will be able to assist residents in both North Carolina and Florida and for those that split time between both states.


Van Winkle's Super Lawyers  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by The Van Winkle Law Firm  

Congratulations to our Super Lawyer Honorees!


The Van Winkle Law Firm Welcomes Attorney Nicholas J. D’Auria to Trusts, Estates, and Elder Law Practice  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by The Van Winkle Law Firm  

The Van Winkle Law Firm is pleased to welcome attorney Nicholas J. D’ Auria to its trusts, estates, and elder law practice group. D’ Auria joins the firm’s Hendersonville office, helping clients find creative avenues for financing health care through public benefits, while preserving their assets. He helps clients control their affairs and decision making Read more


Preserving Homeownership CLE-Exploring Legal Tools & Strategies for Preserving Homeownership in Low-Wealth Families  

Posted on May 5, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Preserving Homeownership CLE — Exploring Legal Tools & Strategies for Preserving Homeownership in Low-Wealth Families May 13, 8:30 to 12:30, Optional Networking Lunch to Follow First Presbyterian Church, Downtown Asheville Free to Pisgah Legal’s Volunteer Attorneys Schemes to obtain real property at below market value from unsuspecting/uninformed owners have been in the forefront of recent Read more



Recent Classifieds

Administrative Assistant Needed Part-Time  

Posted on May 16, 2022 by GHMA | LAW  

Part-time reception and administrative assistant needed for busy Asheville family law practice. Requires robust computer skills, a pleasant phone demeanor, a firm command of English, and the ability to multitask. Salary commensurate with experience and skill set. Contact Janet Amburgey by email at janet@ghma.law. Contact: janet@ghma.law


Seeking Legal Assistant  

Posted on May 15, 2022 by Mr. Jack Stewart Jr.  

Asheville Law Firm, Jack Stewart at Law, has a need for a full-time experienced and energetic legal assistant to join its team. Excellent salary and benefits for someone with the ability to multi-task, provide careful attention to detail, and be a part of a great legal team of professionals. Candidate must have a minimum of Read more



Upcoming Events

March 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-03-13

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


April 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-04-10

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


May 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-05-08

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


June 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-06-12

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-03-13

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-04-10

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-05-08

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-06-12

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Divorce and Family Mediation Training  2013-04-25

Divorce and Family Mediation Training” course April 25 – 29, 2013 in Asheville. This 40-hour course, certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission and approved for NC Continuing Legal Education credits, is the only certified family mediation course held in western NC. Barbara Ann Davis, Mediator and Collaborative attorney, founding Exec. Director of The Mediation Read more


Executive Committee Meeting  2013-08-12

Meeting of the Executive Committee


Weekly Bar Briefs, 5-3-2022

Dear Bar members,

Join us today at 6pm for the Bar’s Campaign Forum for District Attorney and Sheriff.  The forum takes place in the Buncombe County Courthouse, courtroom 1A, and will be streamed live on Zoom.  Bar members are invited to submit questions via email to admin@BuncombeBar.com, with the subject heading “Question For Candidates,” by noon today. If you cannot attend the meeting, please pre-register for virtual viewing here.


Recent Bar News

Buncombe Bar Annual Meeting & Awards  

Posted on May 24, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Congratulations to this year’s awards honorees! The Bar’s Annual Meeting on Wednesday, June 8th will honor Barry Master with the Lifetime Achievement Award; Bill Christy as Centennial Award recipient; Hon. Ward Smith as Professionalism Award recipient, and B.J. Kilgore as the Distinguished Young Lawyer of 2022. This event, our last Bar luncheon of the fiscal year, Read more


From Anna Hamrick, State Bar Councilor  

Posted on May 13, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Dear Friends and Colleagues – I hope you are well. Though Albert Einstein said “time is an illusion,” my tardiness in this report is very real, and I apologize. This report about the April meeting is much later than I would have liked, and I hope it has not caused you any inconvenience. On the Read more



Recent Member News

Eliot Spector Joins Public Defender's Office  

Posted on May 17, 2022 by Snead Samuel  

Elliot Spector has recently joined the Public Defender’s office. He is originally from the California Bay Area and graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in Sociology and received his Juris Doctorate from Columbia Law School. Elliot has experience providing legal services to indigent clients in both the immigration and criminal contexts. He is committed Read more


Nancy Fowler Receives Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award  

Posted on May 12, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

The Van Winkle Law Firm would like to congratulate Nancy Fowler, recipient of the Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award. Presented by the Buncombe County Bar at its annual Pro Bono Celebration, this award honors those in the legal profession for their excellent pro bono service. Nancy is a paralegal with The Van Winkle Law Firm’s Read more


Teague Campbell Attorney William Bulfer Admitted to American College of Coverage Counsel  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by John Kubis  

Teague Campbell is pleased to announce that William “Bill” Bulfer has been admitted as a fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel (ACCC), the preeminent association who represent the interests of insurers and policyholders in disputes arising out of insurance policies. The ACCC, established in 2012, is an invitation-only organization of senior lawyers who have Read more


Van Winkle Congratulates Koral Alman on FL Bar Licensure  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by The Van Winkle Law Firm  

We are thrilled to congratulate Koral F. Alman on her recent Florida Bar licensure.  Koral will be able to assist residents in both North Carolina and Florida and for those that split time between both states.


Van Winkle's Super Lawyers  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by The Van Winkle Law Firm  

Congratulations to our Super Lawyer Honorees!



Recent Classifieds

Administrative Assistant Needed Part-Time  

Posted on May 16, 2022 by GHMA | LAW  

Part-time reception and administrative assistant needed for busy Asheville family law practice. Requires robust computer skills, a pleasant phone demeanor, a firm command of English, and the ability to multitask. Salary commensurate with experience and skill set. Contact Janet Amburgey by email at janet@ghma.law. Contact: janet@ghma.law


Seeking Legal Assistant  

Posted on May 15, 2022 by Mr. Jack Stewart Jr.  

Asheville Law Firm, Jack Stewart at Law, has a need for a full-time experienced and energetic legal assistant to join its team. Excellent salary and benefits for someone with the ability to multi-task, provide careful attention to detail, and be a part of a great legal team of professionals. Candidate must have a minimum of Read more



Upcoming Events

March 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-03-13

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


April 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-04-10

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


May 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-05-08

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


June 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-06-12

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-03-13

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-04-10

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-05-08

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-06-12

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Divorce and Family Mediation Training  2013-04-25

Divorce and Family Mediation Training” course April 25 – 29, 2013 in Asheville. This 40-hour course, certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission and approved for NC Continuing Legal Education credits, is the only certified family mediation course held in western NC. Barbara Ann Davis, Mediator and Collaborative attorney, founding Exec. Director of The Mediation Read more


Executive Committee Meeting  2013-08-12

Meeting of the Executive Committee


Weekly Bar Briefs, 4-26-2022

Dear Bar members,

No one yet knows what the full impact of the pandemic and its aftermath will be. However, our mindset will determine how we remember and talk about what happened, and will determine what we make of our lives now. Join your Buncombe County Bar colleagues for a free resilience-building webinar, plus earn 90 minutes of CLE credit, with Laura Mahr this Friday at noon. Click here for more information. 


Recent Bar News

Buncombe Bar Annual Meeting & Awards  

Posted on May 24, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Congratulations to this year’s awards honorees! The Bar’s Annual Meeting on Wednesday, June 8th will honor Barry Master with the Lifetime Achievement Award; Bill Christy as Centennial Award recipient; Hon. Ward Smith as Professionalism Award recipient, and B.J. Kilgore as the Distinguished Young Lawyer of 2022. This event, our last Bar luncheon of the fiscal year, Read more


From Anna Hamrick, State Bar Councilor  

Posted on May 13, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Dear Friends and Colleagues – I hope you are well. Though Albert Einstein said “time is an illusion,” my tardiness in this report is very real, and I apologize. This report about the April meeting is much later than I would have liked, and I hope it has not caused you any inconvenience. On the Read more



Recent Member News

Eliot Spector Joins Public Defender's Office  

Posted on May 17, 2022 by Snead Samuel  

Elliot Spector has recently joined the Public Defender’s office. He is originally from the California Bay Area and graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in Sociology and received his Juris Doctorate from Columbia Law School. Elliot has experience providing legal services to indigent clients in both the immigration and criminal contexts. He is committed Read more


Nancy Fowler Receives Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award  

Posted on May 12, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

The Van Winkle Law Firm would like to congratulate Nancy Fowler, recipient of the Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award. Presented by the Buncombe County Bar at its annual Pro Bono Celebration, this award honors those in the legal profession for their excellent pro bono service. Nancy is a paralegal with The Van Winkle Law Firm’s Read more


Teague Campbell Attorney William Bulfer Admitted to American College of Coverage Counsel  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by John Kubis  

Teague Campbell is pleased to announce that William “Bill” Bulfer has been admitted as a fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel (ACCC), the preeminent association who represent the interests of insurers and policyholders in disputes arising out of insurance policies. The ACCC, established in 2012, is an invitation-only organization of senior lawyers who have Read more


Van Winkle Congratulates Koral Alman on FL Bar Licensure  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by The Van Winkle Law Firm  

We are thrilled to congratulate Koral F. Alman on her recent Florida Bar licensure.  Koral will be able to assist residents in both North Carolina and Florida and for those that split time between both states.


Van Winkle's Super Lawyers  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by The Van Winkle Law Firm  

Congratulations to our Super Lawyer Honorees!



Recent Classifieds

Administrative Assistant Needed Part-Time  

Posted on May 16, 2022 by GHMA | LAW  

Part-time reception and administrative assistant needed for busy Asheville family law practice. Requires robust computer skills, a pleasant phone demeanor, a firm command of English, and the ability to multitask. Salary commensurate with experience and skill set. Contact Janet Amburgey by email at janet@ghma.law. Contact: janet@ghma.law


Seeking Legal Assistant  

Posted on May 15, 2022 by Mr. Jack Stewart Jr.  

Asheville Law Firm, Jack Stewart at Law, has a need for a full-time experienced and energetic legal assistant to join its team. Excellent salary and benefits for someone with the ability to multi-task, provide careful attention to detail, and be a part of a great legal team of professionals. Candidate must have a minimum of Read more


Allen Stahl + Kilbourne is seeking a Real Estate/Litigation Paralegal  

Posted on May 10, 2022 by Allen, Stahl + Kilbourne  

Allen Stahl + Kilbourne has an immediate opening for an experienced Paralegal. ASK Law is a business law firm providing strategic counsel and innovative solutions to clients across many industries including: complex litigation, commercial leases and real estate, land use and zoning, employment and labor law, trusts and estates, as well as restaurants and hospitality. Read more


Full time, exempt C-Suite position, reporting to corporate headquarters in Asheville, NC.  

Posted on April 19, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Who we are: Confidential newly-formed Asheville, North Carolina based healthcare real estate investment trust “REIT” holding and management company seeks experienced transactional lawyer to serve as its General Counsel. This REIT is operated by an experienced team that includes a Founder/CEO who has previously taken two healthcare REIT’s public successfully on NYSE. This REIT is Read more


Domestic Violence Attorney – Hendersonville, NC  

Posted on April 5, 2022 by Pisgah Legal Services  

Domestic Violence Attorney – Hendersonville, NC Pisgah Legal Services (PLS) is a community-based non-profit legal aid agency governed by a local Board of Directors. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina (WNC), Pisgah Legal Services provides free civil legal assistance to low-income people in WNC. The organization currently has offices in Asheville, Read more


Domestic Violence Attorney – Hendersonville, NC  

Posted on April 5, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Domestic Violence Attorney – Hendersonville, NC Pisgah Legal Services (PLS) is a community-based non-profit legal aid agency governed by a local Board of Directors. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina (WNC), Pisgah Legal Services provides free civil legal assistance to low-income people in WNC. The organization currently has offices in Asheville, Read more



Upcoming Events

March 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-03-13

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


April 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-04-10

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


May 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-05-08

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


June 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-06-12

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-03-13

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-04-10

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-05-08

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-06-12

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Divorce and Family Mediation Training  2013-04-25

Divorce and Family Mediation Training” course April 25 – 29, 2013 in Asheville. This 40-hour course, certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission and approved for NC Continuing Legal Education credits, is the only certified family mediation course held in western NC. Barbara Ann Davis, Mediator and Collaborative attorney, founding Exec. Director of The Mediation Read more


Executive Committee Meeting  2013-08-12

Meeting of the Executive Committee


Weekly Bar Briefs, 4-5-2022

Dear Bar members,

We’re offering two CLEs in April: Employment Law Mistakes Your Firm May Be Making on April 13th, and Cannabis Business Law on April 20th. Navigate to our Events Calendar (here) to learn more, or to sign up.


Recent Bar News

Buncombe Bar Annual Meeting & Awards  

Posted on May 24, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Congratulations to this year’s awards honorees! The Bar’s Annual Meeting on Wednesday, June 8th will honor Barry Master with the Lifetime Achievement Award; Bill Christy as Centennial Award recipient; Hon. Ward Smith as Professionalism Award recipient, and B.J. Kilgore as the Distinguished Young Lawyer of 2022. This event, our last Bar luncheon of the fiscal year, Read more


From Anna Hamrick, State Bar Councilor  

Posted on May 13, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Dear Friends and Colleagues – I hope you are well. Though Albert Einstein said “time is an illusion,” my tardiness in this report is very real, and I apologize. This report about the April meeting is much later than I would have liked, and I hope it has not caused you any inconvenience. On the Read more


District Court Support of NC State Bar Event  

Posted on May 10, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

From Chief District Judge Calvin Hill: We encourage lawyers and Judges to participate in the North Carolina State Bar event at Harrah’s Cherokee Center on May 2o, though our Courts will remain open. Some matters involving multiple witnesses and multiple lawyers that have been scheduled should proceed, for obvious reasons. If lawyers are uncertain about Read more



Recent Member News

Eliot Spector Joins Public Defender's Office  

Posted on May 17, 2022 by Snead Samuel  

Elliot Spector has recently joined the Public Defender’s office. He is originally from the California Bay Area and graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in Sociology and received his Juris Doctorate from Columbia Law School. Elliot has experience providing legal services to indigent clients in both the immigration and criminal contexts. He is committed Read more


Nancy Fowler Receives Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award  

Posted on May 12, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

The Van Winkle Law Firm would like to congratulate Nancy Fowler, recipient of the Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award. Presented by the Buncombe County Bar at its annual Pro Bono Celebration, this award honors those in the legal profession for their excellent pro bono service. Nancy is a paralegal with The Van Winkle Law Firm’s Read more


Teague Campbell Attorney William Bulfer Admitted to American College of Coverage Counsel  

Posted on May 6, 2022 by John Kubis  

Teague Campbell is pleased to announce that William “Bill” Bulfer has been admitted as a fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel (ACCC), the preeminent association who represent the interests of insurers and policyholders in disputes arising out of insurance policies. The ACCC, established in 2012, is an invitation-only organization of senior lawyers who have Read more



Recent Classifieds

Administrative Assistant Needed Part-Time  

Posted on May 16, 2022 by GHMA | LAW  

Part-time reception and administrative assistant needed for busy Asheville family law practice. Requires robust computer skills, a pleasant phone demeanor, a firm command of English, and the ability to multitask. Salary commensurate with experience and skill set. Contact Janet Amburgey by email at janet@ghma.law. Contact: janet@ghma.law


Seeking Legal Assistant  

Posted on May 15, 2022 by Mr. Jack Stewart Jr.  

Asheville Law Firm, Jack Stewart at Law, has a need for a full-time experienced and energetic legal assistant to join its team. Excellent salary and benefits for someone with the ability to multi-task, provide careful attention to detail, and be a part of a great legal team of professionals. Candidate must have a minimum of Read more


Allen Stahl + Kilbourne is seeking a Real Estate/Litigation Paralegal  

Posted on May 10, 2022 by Allen, Stahl + Kilbourne  

Allen Stahl + Kilbourne has an immediate opening for an experienced Paralegal. ASK Law is a business law firm providing strategic counsel and innovative solutions to clients across many industries including: complex litigation, commercial leases and real estate, land use and zoning, employment and labor law, trusts and estates, as well as restaurants and hospitality. Read more


Full time, exempt C-Suite position, reporting to corporate headquarters in Asheville, NC.  

Posted on April 19, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Who we are: Confidential newly-formed Asheville, North Carolina based healthcare real estate investment trust “REIT” holding and management company seeks experienced transactional lawyer to serve as its General Counsel. This REIT is operated by an experienced team that includes a Founder/CEO who has previously taken two healthcare REIT’s public successfully on NYSE. This REIT is Read more


Domestic Violence Attorney – Hendersonville, NC  

Posted on April 5, 2022 by Pisgah Legal Services  

Domestic Violence Attorney – Hendersonville, NC Pisgah Legal Services (PLS) is a community-based non-profit legal aid agency governed by a local Board of Directors. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina (WNC), Pisgah Legal Services provides free civil legal assistance to low-income people in WNC. The organization currently has offices in Asheville, Read more


Domestic Violence Attorney – Hendersonville, NC  

Posted on April 5, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Domestic Violence Attorney – Hendersonville, NC Pisgah Legal Services (PLS) is a community-based non-profit legal aid agency governed by a local Board of Directors. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina (WNC), Pisgah Legal Services provides free civil legal assistance to low-income people in WNC. The organization currently has offices in Asheville, Read more


Medical-Legal Partnership Program WNCCHS Staff Attorney -Asheville, NC  

Posted on April 5, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Pisgah Legal Services (PLS) is a community-based non-profit legal aid agency governed by a local Board of Directors. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina (WNC), Pisgah Legal Services provides free civil legal assistance to low-income people in WNC. The organization currently has offices in Asheville, Brevard, Burnsville, Hendersonville, Highlands-Cashiers, Marshall, Newland, Read more


Bilingual Immigration Attorney with Pisgah Legal Services  

Posted on April 5, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Pisgah Legal Services (PLS) is a community-based non-profit legal aid agency governed by a local Board of Directors. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina (WNC), Pisgah Legal Services provides free civil legal assistance to low-income people in WNC. The organization currently has offices in Asheville, Brevard, Burnsville, Hendersonville, Highlands-Cashiers, Marshall, Newland, Read more



Upcoming Events

March 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-03-13

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


April 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-04-10

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


May 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-05-08

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


June 2013 Bar Luncheon  2013-06-12

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. Please click below to sign up for the luncheon. Lunch costs $10 Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-03-13

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-04-10

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-05-08

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Bar Luncheon Monthly Meeting  2013-06-12

Each month the Buncombe County Bar members are invited to join their colleagues at The Venue for lunch and a business meeting, including an entertaining program. The Venue, at 21 N. Market Street in downtown Asheville, provides delicious fare in an elegant setting. The speaker at our next Bar Luncheon, scheduled for March 13 at Read more


Divorce and Family Mediation Training  2013-04-25

Divorce and Family Mediation Training” course April 25 – 29, 2013 in Asheville. This 40-hour course, certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission and approved for NC Continuing Legal Education credits, is the only certified family mediation course held in western NC. Barbara Ann Davis, Mediator and Collaborative attorney, founding Exec. Director of The Mediation Read more


Executive Committee Meeting  2013-08-12

Meeting of the Executive Committee