Voted on by attorneys across North Carolina, the annual award highlights the state’s top lawyers in 16 business related-categories.
“I’m delighted to congratulate a new and deserving group of colleagues for having earned this honor” said Barry Mann, managing partner at Manning Fulton and member of the Legal Elite Hall of Fame. “For more than 65 years, Manning Fulton attorneys have consistently been recognized for their expertise and exceptional client service, and this marks the 18th consecutive year our lawyers have been distinguished by peers in and through Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite process. It is a privilege to serve with so many talented lawyers, and we thank our peers across the state for their votes of confidence.”
Manning Fulton’s newest Legal Elite honorees are:
Andrew Blair, Tax-Estate Planning
Sandra Martin Clark, Tax-Estate Planning
Michael Medford, Antitrust
Kevin Prakke, Business
Jennifer Weaver, Business
In addition to the above, these Manning Fulton 2019 Legal Elite honorees were named to the list once again in 2020:
Stephen Byrd, Business
William Cherry III, Employment
Michael Harrell, Family Law
Douglas Short, Real Estate
Three Manning Fulton attorneys remain part of Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite ‘Hall of Fame’:
Charles Fulton (deceased), for Construction and Real Estate
Barry Mann, Real Estate
Samuel “Ted” Oliver Jr., Real Estate
To learn more about Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite, click here.
About Manning Fulton
Manning Fulton was founded in 1955 by Howard Manning and Charles Fulton, and is one of the longest-lasting law partnerships in North Carolina. In its nearly seven decades faithfully serving the Triangle and Eastern North Carolina, Manning Fulton has grown with its clients and this remarkable state. Today, 42 attorneys, averaging more than 20 years’ experience in their respective fields, provide the full suite of legal services to businesses and individuals throughout North Carolina. The firm’s attorneys are uniquely committed to first-rate, accessible, no-nonsense expertise and the development of a lasting relationship with every client. Put simply, we focus on what matters.