Gregory Hunt is an experienced trial attorney. He has successfully tried cases in both North Carolina and New York. Greg has argued cases in North Carolina’s District and Superior Court (bench and jury trials) and before the North Carolina Supreme Court. He has also argued cases in New York State Supreme Court and NYC Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings.
In 2007, Attorney Greg and his family relocated to Charlotte, NC from Harlem, NYC. In 2008, he founded Hunt Law, PLLC. Greg graduated with a concentration in Business Law from Albany Law School in 2001 and from Sage Graduate School with an MBA in 2000; in 1998, he received a BA in philosophy from City College of New York. His prior experience includes: serving as a federal law clerk for the Honorable Richard K. Eaton at the Court of International Trade. Greg also served as an attorney for the NYC’s Comptroller’s Office.
Hunt Law, PLLC’s family law practice focuses on helping individuals resolve their domestic relations issues; some of which include: highly contested custody, child support and equitable distribution matters. Greg also spends a fair amount of time representing clients with civil and criminal law issues.
Greg has been happily married to Vanessa for over 18 years and they live in South Charlotte with their two boys Gregory and Nicholas. Greg is a die-hard sports fan having his heart broken many times by the New York Jets and the New York Knicks. But he is confident that Coach Ron Rivera and the Charlotte Panthers will bring the Lombardy Trophy to the Queen City. As for the Charlotte Hornets, well the jury is still deliberating.
ADMITTED: 2008, State of North Carolina & Western District of North Carolina; 2002, State of New York and Southern District of New York
PAST/PRESENT AFFILIATIONS: Member, Leadership Council of Children’s Home Society or North Carolina, 2012 – present; Member, Domestic Violence Advisory Board of Mecklenburg County, 2013 – present; Member, Legal Referral Services Committee of Mecklenburg County Bar Association, 2010-2012; Mecklenburg County Bar Association
REPORTED CASES: Garrett v. Burris, 9A-13 (2013 NC Supreme Court case issue: whether the parties were common-law married under Texas Law); Garrett v. Burris, (2011 Superior Court Civil Jury Trial, Issue: breach of promise to marry); Branum v. Vaughan, 12-CVS-1187 (2012 Superior Court Civil Case, Issue: Alienation of Affection/Criminal Conversation); State v. Stephen James, 11-CRS-218039 (2011 Superior Court Criminal Jury Trial, Issue: Burglary)
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Charlotte's Finest 2015||Charlotte Legal Resources||2015|
|Life Member||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2015|
|Member||The National Advocates, Top 100 Lawyers||2015|
|Member||National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Lawyers||2015|
|Peer Recognition Award||Labor Law Bureau of NYC Comptroller's Office||2006|
|Attorney||Hunt Law, PLLC.||2008 - Present|
|Staff Attorney||New York City's Comptroller's Office||2004 - 2006|
|Judicial Law Clerk||Hon. Richard K. Eaton, U.S. Court of International Trade||2001 - 2002|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Children Home Society of North Carolina||Leadership Council Member||2012 - 2014|
|Mecklenburg County Bar Association||Member||2008 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina||Member||2008 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Southern District of New York||Member||2003 - Present|
|Garrett v. Burris, 9A13 (NCSC)||N/A|
|Garrett v. Burris, 13-CVS-12992 (Mecklenburg County)||Non-Jury Verdict in favor of Plaintiff|
|Garrett v. Burris, COA14-1257 (NCCA)||Affirmed|
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|Albany Law Journal of Science and Technology||Comment: In a Digital Age, The Musical Revolution Will Be Digitized||2000|
|Albany Law School of Union University||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2001|
|Russell Sage College||Business||MBA||2000|
|City University of New York||Philosophy||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1998|
|A Guide to Expunctions||Expunctions in North Carolina||2015|
|Know Your Rights||Police Stops||2014|
|Entrepreneurship Expo||The Necessary Steps to Become a Lawyer||2012|