I was born and raised in Iredell County and am a 1993 graduate of Oak Ridge Military Academy. From there, I attended The Citadel, the military college of South Carolina earning his Bachelor of Arts in business administration in 1997. I attended Cumberland School of Law, at Samford University, in Birmingham, Alabama where I received his Juris Doctorate in 2000. I have been a member of the North Carolina State Bar since 2001 and practiced law full time in the Iredell County and surrounding areas since 2001 joining the firm of Gottholm, Ralston and Benton, PLLC in 2014. I practice primarily in the areas family law, child custody, child support, equitable distribution, divorce, criminal defense, traffic offenses and residential real estate transactions. I'm a member of the North Carolina Bar and Iredell County Bar, and serves in the Iredell County Indigent Defense Commottee. I have served as Chair of the Board of Directors for Stop Child Abuse Now, a local child abuse advocacy center, and as Vice President of the Rotary Club of Troutman, North Carolina.
|Partner||Gottholm, Ralston and Benton, PLLC||2014 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|North Carolina Bar Association||Member||2001 - Present|
|Samford University, Cumberland School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2000|
|Citadel, Military College of South Carolina||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1997|
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