Checking In: June 23, 2020

Compiled by Jessica Junqueira 

Parker Poe’s Charlotte Location Moves To Legacy Union

The Charlotte location of Parker Poe has moved from Three Wells Fargo Center to the Bank of America Tower at Legacy Union. Their new address is 620 S. Tryon St., Charlotte, NC 28202. The firm is located on floors six, seven, and eight in the new building. Legacy Union is located at the intersection of Tryon and Stonewall streets on the south side of Uptown.

While the location has changed, the firm’s phone and fax numbers remain the same. The phone number for the front desk is 704.372.9000.

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Checking In: May 19, 2020

By Jessica Junqueira

Statewide Promotions and Hires

Sarah Clark has joined Skufca Law, PLLC located in South End Charlotte. Sarah joins the family law team at Skufca Law focusing her practice on child custody, child support, post-separation support/alimony, and equitable distribution matters. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Wake Forest University and a Juris Doctorate from Campbell Law School.

 

Brian Lagesse has joined the Durham office of NC Eminent Domain Law Firm. His area of practice is eminent domain law. Before practicing in this area, he represented clients in matters of complex real estate as the leader of another firm’s N.C. Title Resolution Department. He received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Baylor University, and prior to attending law school, he worked for a Department of Defense aerospace contractor as a project manager. Lagesse holds a Juris Doctorate from Regent University School of Law and a Master of Laws from Duke University School of Law.

Bobby Robinson has joined the Charlotte office of Nexsen Pruet, and he practices in corporate and intellectual property law. Other areas of expertise include business disputes, corporate law, real estate law, start-ups, and mergers and acquisitions. Robinson has experience assisting clients in matters of business transactions and corporate contracts. Before Nexsen Pruet, he founded a boutique law firm and a legal technology company. Bobby earned a Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from Charlotte School of Law. He also holds a Master of Public Administration, magna cum laude, from Columbia Southern University, and a Master of Business Administration/Finance, cum laude, from Everest University.

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Checking In: April 14, 2020

By Jessica Junqueira

Statewide Promotions and Hires

Stephen Bell has joined Cranfill Sumner & Hatzog LLP (CSH Law). Bell is an associate attorney in civil litigation. He has over seven years of experience litigating complex commercial matters. His practice areas are commercial litigation, as well as class actions, multi-district litigation and real property disputes. As outside counsel, Stephen has assisted businesses across the state in a number of areas, including regulatory issues. He obtained his Juris Doctorate from Wake Forest University School of Law and his undergraduate degree in Psychology from Clemson University.

 

 

Rochelle B. Mayfield has joined the Charlotte office of Eller Tonnsen Bach as of counsel. Her area of practice is workers’ compensation defense, and she has 12 years of experience in workers’ compensation litigation. Before Eller Tonnsen Bach, she practiced at Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo LLP in Charlotte. Her clients included employers and insurance carriers. Mayfield has served as a volunteer with Legal Aid of North Carolina and the North Carolina Bar Association’s 4All Statewide Service Day. Mayfield received her Juris Doctorate from North Carolina Central University School of Law and her Bachelor of Arts from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

 

R. Scott Tobin was named as a partner at Taylor English Duma, LLP. Tobin practices in the areas of business, finance, strategic partnerships, licensing, mergers, and acquisitions, emerging companies and venture capital, corporate and litigation. In his role as U.S. general counsel, he provides support to international companies. He has extensive experience advising clients on risk and growth opportunities during crucial moments. Tobin graduated from the University of North Carolina School of Law and UNC Chapel Hill, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree. He serves as an Executive Committee member for the University of North Carolina School of Law Alumni Association.

 

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