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Languages Spoken: French

Practice Areas


  1. International Law: 50%
    16 years
  2. Mergers & Acquisitions: 30%
    16 years
  3. Intellectual Property: 20%
    16 years

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Contact Info

American & Efird, Inc.

22 American St.
Mount Holly, NC, 28120-2150


SCGood Standing200003/07/2013

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
North Carolina Rising StarCharlotte Magazine2009
40 Under 40Charlotte Business Journal2008
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Corporate Counsel & SecretaryAmerican & Efird, Inc.2005 - Present
AssociateHunton & Williams2001 - 2005
AssociateCooley Godward Kronish2000 - 2001
AssociatePoyner & Spruill LLP1999 - 2000
Stagiaire/InternVan Bael & Bellis - Brussels, Belgium1998 - 1998
Association NamePosition NameDuration
North Carolina Bar Association, International Law and Practice SectionChair2008 - Present
North Carolina Bar Association, International Law and Practice SectionVice-Chair2007 - 2008
North Carolina Bar Association, International Law and Practice SectionSecretary2006 - 2007
North Carolina Bar Association, International Law and Practice SectionTreasurer2005 - 2006
North Carolina Bar Association, International Law and Practice SectionCouncil2001 - Present
Publication NameTitleDate
North Carolina bar association publicationSo You Want to Practice International Business Law2004
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Univ. of South Carolina Moore School of BusinessInterantional BusinessIMBA (MIBS)1999
Univ of South Carolina SOLLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Ecole Européenne des AffairesEruopean BusinessCertificate in French and European Business1998
Davidson CollegeEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1995
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
International Law Forum - Westin CharlotteEngaging Foreign Legal Counsel2009
Babcock Graduate School of Management SeminarGlobal Ethics and the Extraterritorial Reach of U.S. Laws2007
International Law and Practice Section CLEWhat Kind of Contracts Will We Need? - Review of International Commercial Agreements2004