North Carolina Super Lawyers Recognizes Edward Bleynat in 2021

The Ferikes & Bleynat firm is pleased to share that Edward Bleynat has been included in the 2021 edition of  North Carolina Super Lawyers in the area of business litigation.  

Ed is a Harry C. Martin Chapter of the American Inns of Court Master of the Bench. Licensed in North Carolina and Tennessee, Ed is an AV Preeminent Peer Rated Lawyer by Martindale Hubbell and is listed in Best Lawyers in America. Ed and his partner, Joe Ferikes, have been practicing law together for more than two decades.

Super Lawyers rates lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Ed has been included on this list for several consecutive years.

Ferikes & Bleynat, PLLC is an Asheville-based litigation firm serving clients in Western North Carolina in the areas of real estate litigation, construction, foreclosure defense, personal injury, and through disputes related to businesses and contracts.  To find out more about the Ferikes & Bleynat firm, visit their website at

About Ed Bleynat

Edward L. Bleynat, Jr. began his legal career by clerking for James G. Exum, Jr., then the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of North Carolina. He later went to work with a major Greensboro law firm in a general litigation practice, focusing on business litigation and tort law. In 1995, Ed, his wife and children relocated to Asheville, North Carolina to continue his law practice and to raise their family in Western North Carolina, where Ed grew up. After Ed started his own firm in 1997, he and Joe Ferikes merged their practices into Ferikes & Bleynat, PLLC in 2001. Ed is actively involved in a variety of church, civic and community activities as a director, a trustee or a volunteer. He is an AV Preeminent Peer Reviewed Lawyer by Martindale Hubbell.