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About Me

During her early career Regina was a paralegal, a mortgage banker and the manager of a title insurance company.  She was thirty-three years old when she began her first year at Wake Forest University School of Law.  A highlight of her law school accomplishments include winning her first year Moot Court competition, competing in Chicago and New York Moot Court competitions and membership in The Order of the Barristers.  Regina graduated from Wake Law in 1993, a single mother with two children, Neil (now 31) and Linda (now 25).  

Regina began her career as Regina L  Robinson working for Attorney Sarah S.  Stevens in Mount Airy, North Carolina, and opened her own office in Mount Airy in January of 1995.  In 1998 Regina married Attorney James D. Gillespie and moved her office to Dobson, North Carolina, to be closer to her new home in Jonesville, North Carolina and to her new blended family.


Regina is a member of the North Carolina State Bar, the North Carolina Bar Association, the Twenty-Third District Bar Association, Past President of the Surry County Bar Association, member of Elkin Presbyterian Church and is currently Secretary/Treasurer of the Twenty-Third District Bar Association. 


Practice Areas


  1. Family: 75%
  2. Real Estate: 10%
  3. Bankruptcy & Debt: 10%
  4. Criminal Defense: 5%


Payment Types:

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Contact Info

Neaves & Gillespie, P.A.

PO Box 312
208A East Atkins St
Dobson, NC, 27017-8709



Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Order of the BarristersWake Forest University1993
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney PartnerNeaves & Gillespie, PA1995 - Present
Associate AttorneySarah S. Stevens Law Firm1993 - 1995
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Surry County Bar AssociationPast PresidentN/A
North Carolina Bar AssociationMemberN/A
23rd District Bar AssociationSecretary/TreasurerN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wake Forest University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Simmons CollegeN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1989