Howard Gum Receives John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award

We are proud to announce that Howard Gum is the recipient of the North Carolina State Bar’s John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award for exemplary service to the legal profession. The award will be presented at the October 2016 luncheon meeting of the 28th Judicial District Bar. The Distinguished Service...

Why Do Some Divorce Cases Take Longer Than Others?

Almost everyone has heard a divorce horror story about a divorce case that lasted for years and/or cost a small fortune in legal expenses. While those cases are the exception, they do occur. The absolute (actual) divorce is usually a simple process that can be completed within approximately 45 days...

Telephone number spoofing scam affects NC citizens and law firms

We have been warned by North Carolina Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company of a new scam affecting citizens of North Carolina. In this new scam, the caller purports to represent a law firm collecting a debt. The caller threatens the citizen with arrest if the debt isn’t paid via credit card...

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