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- BUSINESS LITIGATION - incl. disputes over non-compete agreements, breach of contract, and business fraud
- CLASS ACTIONS - especially against banks and other financial institutions for hurting their customers
- EMINENT DOMAIN - aggressively defending property owners from partial and total takings in Raleigh and across NC
- COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LITIGATION - breach of commercial lease, breach of CRE sales contract, adverse possession of CRE, partition of developable land
- LOCAL TRIAL COUNSEL - for NC Transaction Attorneys and Out-of-State Attorneys seeking to practice pro hac vice in NC State Court or as Special Appearance Attorneys in the EDNC


Languages spoken: English, German

Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 50%
    10 years
  2. Business: 30%
    10 years
  3. Debt Collection: 20%
    10 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Kellie Chappell Gonzalez

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Kellie Gonzalez Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Ruth M. Allen

    Inez, a colleague and law school classmate, is an engaging person with a strong sense of integrity and responsibility. She makes every effort on behalf of her clients to afford them the best possible income. She is someone whom I would engage personally if I had the need for legal counsel.


    Ruth Allen Consumer Protection Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Po Box 948
Raleigh, NC, 27602-0948


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner/Attorneyde Ondarza Simmons PLLC2005 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
North Carolina Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Wake County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Stephanie Avery v. RBC BankPending in MDL Southern District Florida
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of North Carolina School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
Pennsylvania State University, HarrisburgPublic PolicyBS - Bachelor of Science1994