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Edward L. Powell

Edward L. Powell

Practice areas:

State, Local And Municipal Law, Land Use & Zoning, Personal Injury, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Election Campaigns & Political Law

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1967

  1. State, Local And Municipal Law: 60%
  2. Election Campaigns & Political Law: 10%
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 10%
  4. Personal Injury: 10%
  5. Land Use & Zoning: 10%

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Contact Info

Suite 200 Park West
4400 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston Salem, NC, 27104




Professional Misconduct

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
TarHeel of the WeekRaleigh News and Observer1975

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Yadkin County AttorneyYadkin County, North Carolina2012 - Present
PartnerMelvin & Powell1992 - Present
President and General CounselParks Leasing, Inc.1983 - 1988
ChairmanForsyth County Republican Party1977 - 1981
Commissioner of Motor VehiclesNorth Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles1975 - 1977
Board of Directors MemberNorth Carolina Board of Transportation1975 - 1975
State RepresentativeNorth Carolina General Assembly1972 - 1975


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Vehicle Equipment Safety CommissionMember of Board of Directors1975 - 1977
North Carolina Bar AssociationN/A1969 - Present
Forsyth County Bar AssociationN/A1969 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wake Forest University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1967
University of North CarolinaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1963