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John A. Cocklereece Jr.

John A. Cocklereece Jr.

Practice areas:

Corporate / Incorporation, Tax, Estate Planning

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About Me

Born and raised in Greensboro NC. Undergrad and law degrees from Washington & Lee University in Lexington Va. Have been practicing law in Winston Salem NC for 30+ years. Areas of practice include general business representation, estate planning and administration, and tax work, including tax controversy and property tax appeals. Enjoy watching my daughter play soccer.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Tax: 40%
    33 years
  2. Corporate / Incorporation: 40%
    33 years
  3. Estate Planning: 20%
    28 years

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Michael J. Lewis

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known John for more than 30 years. He enjoys a sterling reputation with the Bar and in the business community. He does a great job for his clients in business, estate planning and tax matters.


    Michael Lewis Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Bell Davis Pitt, P.A.

100 N. Cherry St.
Suite 600
Winston Salem, NC, 27101




Professional Misconduct

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
attorneyBell Davis Pitt, P.A.1998 - Present
attorneyWells Jenkins1993 - 1998
attorneyHendrick Zotian Cocklereece1983 - 1993
attorneyWomble Carlye Sandridge & Rice1979 - 1983


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Asso of Property Tax Attys [NAPTA]N/A2010 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Washington and Lee University School of LawLawJD, magna cum laude1979
Washington and Lee UniversityEconomics/ HistoryBA, summa cum laude1976