Weekly Bar Briefs, 6-7-2022

Dear Bar members,

The Buncombe Bar’s Annual Meeting takes place tomorrow, beginning at 12:30pm, at the Asheville Social Hall.  This event, our last Bar luncheon of the fiscal year, features annual awards, a review of the accomplishments of the year, and the election of new members of the Executive Committee. This year the Bar will honor Barry Master with the Lifetime Achievement Award; Bill Christy as Centennial Award recipient; Hon. Ward Scott as Professionalism Award recipient, and B.J. Kilgore as the Distinguished Young Lawyer of 2022. Though the deadline for ordering lunch has passed, all members are invited to attend the meeting.

Recent Bar News

Thanks To Our 2022 Holiday Party and Toy Drive Sponsors  

Posted on November 23, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

Thank you to all the generous sponsors of our annual Bar Holiday Party & Toy Drive! Platinum Sponsors   Gold Sponsors Grimes, Teich, Anderson Siemens Family Law Group Ward and Smith Silver Sponsors Daniels Law Firm Deutsch and Gottschalk, PA Ferikes, Bleynat & Cannon, PLLC Kaplan Dispute Resolution Roberts & Stevens, PA Sneed and Sterns, Read more

Recent Member News

Giving Tuesday is Nov. 29th: Gifts to Pisgah Legal Will Be Matched!  

Posted on November 29, 2022 by Pisgah Legal Services  

GivingTuesday is an international day of giving that unleashes the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. Here in Western North Carolina, nonprofit Pisgah Legal Services (PLS) will celebrate the day with a special Giving Challenge on this unique day of philanthropy. Thanks to Prince, Massagee & Alexander, PLLC, Aeroflow Read more

Van Winkle Welcomes Associate Attorney Tai C. Hensley to the Asheville Business Practice Group  

Posted on November 28, 2022 by The Van Winkle Law Firm  

Tai C. Hensley is a native of North Carolina and has recently moved to Asheville, joining her partner, Dan. Tai graduated from Elon University School of Law and is licensed to practice law in North Carolina. While at Elon, she served as the treasurer for the Student Bar Association, a student attorney for the Elon University Read more

WNC Chapter of the NCAWA Elects New Officers  

Posted on November 15, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

The WNC Chapter of the North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys has elected new officers. The result of the election is as follows: President:    Cynthia Alleman Vice President:  Elizabeth Thueme Secretary:   Elizabeth Oxley Treasurer:  Elizabeth L.M. Cramer Congratulations to the new officers!

Allen Stahl + Kilbourne Ranked 2023 Best Law Firm by Best Lawyers  

Posted on November 14, 2022 by Allen, Stahl + Kilbourne  

Allen Stahl + Kilbourne is proud to have been recognized for the 3rd year in a row as a 2023 Best Law Firm by Best Lawyers for Tier 1 in Litigation – Land Use & Zoning and Tier 2 for Land Use & Zoning in Asheville. Allen Stahl + Kilbourne is a North Carolina firm Read more

King Law Moves to Jackson Building; Welcomes Two New Attorneys  

Posted on November 14, 2022 by Bar Administrator  
King Law Moves to Jackson Building; Welcomes Two New Attorneys

King Law’s managing partner, Brian W. King, announces the move of King Law’s Asheville office to 22 South Park Square, Suite 700, inside the historic Jackson Building. King Law is a general practice firm focusing in the areas of Family Law, Civil Law, Criminal Law, and Estates and Elder Law. Along with this exciting move, Read more

Recent Classifieds

Office Space Available  

Posted on November 30, 2022 by Meghann Burke  

Downtown office space with ample on-site parking now available at 77 Central Ave., Suite E! The Central Avenue Professional Park is located walking distance to the courthouse, near Liberty Coffee & the downtown YMCA. Clients will enjoy easy on-site parking while still being downtown. Available office space includes two sunlit offices and 6 cubicles which Read more

We're Hiring: Program Director of Pro Bono Services  

Posted on November 21, 2022 by Pisgah Legal Services  

Pisgah Legal Services is recruiting a Program Director of Pro Bono Services, a dynamic new role to support the organization’s large and growing base of attorney volunteers through the Mountain Area Volunteer Lawyer Program (MAVL) and the Emeritus Program (EAGLE) for retired attorneys. Pisgah Legal Services engages 200-300 pro bono attorneys per year to assist Read more

Upcoming Events

Annual Meeting  2022-06-08

Posted on January 10, 2022 by Bar Administrator  

All members of the Buncombe Bar are invited to join us for our Annual Meeting on June 8, 2022. This event is our last Bar meeting of the fiscal year, and features annual awards, a review of the year’s accomplishments, and the election of new members of the Executive Committee. The meeting will take place Read more