Checking In: Career Moves and Changes is a regular feature on NCBarBlog.com. We’ll update you here on hirings and promotions at North Carolina law firms and practices of any size.

NCBA members and non-member attorneys and paralegals qualify for inclusion in the Checking In column, offered at no cost. Email all Checking In notifications to Kelly Connors, kconnors@ncbar.org.  Please continue to send notices of awards and appointments to Russell Rawlings, rrawlings@ncbar.org, for inclusion in the Recognition column in North Carolina Lawyer magazine.

Items that qualify for the Checking In column:

  • Announcements of attorneys/paralegals being hired
  • Announcements of attorneys/paralegals being promoted. For example: attorney promoted from associate to partner, attorney/ paralegal named head of a practice group within the firm, attorney promoted to head another office of the firm
  • Attorney/paralegal retirement
  • Announcements of firm name changes
  • Announcements of firms relocating their offices
  • Announcements of new firms or solo practices opening

Items that do not qualify:

  • Attorney/paralegal named to an elite group such as SuperLawyers or LegalElite, etc.
  • Attorney/paralegals earning specializations/certificates, etc.
  • Awards in general

Please direct announcements and questions about the Checking In column to kconnors@ncbar.org.