Pro Bono“Legal” Services

North Carolina lawyers give back to the community, state and profession by providing many pro-bono or low-cost legal services to our citizens. Here are a few of them which offer free or cost-efficient venues to ask for direction on important legal matters. I have had...

The Last Valentine’s Gift

The Last Valentine’s Gift Forty years ago this month, my mother gave to my three siblings and me the last Valentine’s gifts we would ever receive from her.  Cancer was diagnosed shortly after Thanksgiving, and our mother was in the last battle of her life, a battle...

Judgment Law

JUDGMENT LAW I have been asked literally thousands of questions about the law through several venues over the years. Some of these questions are about legal judgments on the official courthouse book of record. But the answers about courthouse judgments may surprise...