eCourts Training Resources and Track 5 Transition Information

NCAOC Director Ryan S. Boyce put out a memo to all the legal community on May 23 about eCourts training resources and Track 5 transition information.  The memo begins: “Dear Colleagues in the Legal Community, On behalf of the Judicial Branch, we are excited to partner with you in the continued modernization of our state…

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NCBA Legal Practice Hall of Fame Award – Congratulations to Bob Long, Jr.

We are thrilled to announce that Bob Long will be inducted into the NCBA Legal Practice Hall of Fame for 2024.  He has been honored with this prestigious award for his outstanding contributions and exemplary achievements during his legal career.  This is a testament to his dedication and commitment to his clients and community.  Please…

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Supporting Clients Through Mediation of Family Conflict CLE

What are the different options for family conflict mediation in NC and how can lawyers best support clients through these various processes? In a 1.5 hour CLE webinar, presenters Sarah Corley, Laura Jeffords, and Adrienne Roberson will discuss all the different family mediation options in NC as well as the way that attorneys can help…

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Attorney Hannah Michalove joins McGuire Wood & Bissette

MWB is pleased to announce that attorney Hannah Michalove has joined our firm as an associate attorney.  Her practice will focus on civil litigation, construction law, and local government and land use law.  Since joining the Buncombe Bar in 2021, Hannah has represented entities, businessowners, developers, contractors, and landowners in a diverse range of matters…

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From Chief District Court Judge Calvin Hill – eCourts

MEMORANDUM TO: Buncombe County Bar FROM: Chief District Court Judge Hill DATE: April 29, 2024 RD: eCourts Information COUNSEL: PLEASE BE ADVISED E-COURTS WILL GO LIVE JULY 22, 2024 IN JUDICIAL DISTRICT 40. In preparation for eCourts, please ensure complete contact information, including email address, is updated through the North Carolina State Bar www.ncbar.gov This…

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Catch Up With the Clerk – May 7, 2024

Hello Buncombe Bar! Welcome to your weekly eCourts update! Last week we received official informational materials from AOC, so watch out for those around the courthouse in the coming weeks. Reminder that Track 4 went live on Monday April 29, 2024, so many of the eCourts resources are heavily focused there for the next few…

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PROMINENT ENVIRONMENTAL LAWYERS JOIN FORCES TO FORM DAVIS, JOHNSTON, & RINGGER, PC, WITH COMMON GOAL OF PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT AND MAKING POLLUTERS PAY

Asheville, NC, May 1, 2024 – Renowned environmental lawyer Gary Davis – founder and long-time owner of Davis Environmental Attorneys in Asheville, North Carolina – has partnered with prominent environmental attorneys Keith Johnston and Billy Ringger to form the new law firm Davis, Johnston, & Ringger, PC. Davis has over 44 years of experience in…

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Memo from Chief District Court Judge Calvin Hill

TO: Buncombe County Bar FROM: Chief District Court Judge Hill DATE: April 29, 2024 RE: eCourts Information COUNSEL: PLEASE BE ADVISED E-COURTS WILL GO LIVE JULY 22, 2024 IN JUDICIAL DISTRICT 40. In preparation for eCourts, please ensure complete contact information, including email address, is updated through the North Carolina State Bar www.ncbar.gov This is…

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Catch Up With the Clerk – April 30, 2024

Welcome to your weekly eCourts update! Hello Buncombe Bar! Attorney info for eCourts and the Portal will be drawn from your information with the State Bar. Please ensure that your contact info, especially your email address, is up-to-date and correct! Reminder that Track 4 went live on Monday April 29, 2024, so many of the…

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