Charlotte Chapter

The Charlotte Chapter is a rapidly growing organization with 485 members located in the heart of the dynamic corporate and financial center of North Carolina. We offer our members a wide-variety of events throughout the year, including monthly chapter meetings, firm CLE events, social and networking events, Annual GC/CLO dinner, our Annual Gala Event, Casino Night Fundraiser, Affinity Groups events Diversity and Community Service events.  Fourteen outstanding local law firms serve as our sponsors, offering top-quality CLE programs which have been approved for 1 hour of CLE credit in North Carolina. As a member, you have the opportunity to participate in a variety of committees and affinity groups which help shape the direction of the chapter. We strive to keep our members well informed through the monthly chapter meetings, weekly Monday morning email communications and our quarterly newsletter, which includes chapter news, a schedule of upcoming events and recognition of member achievements.

Our Mission is to be the organization of choice for in-house lawyers in the greater Charlotte region for their educational, career development, networking, advocacy, pro bono, and community service needs. 

The Charlotte Chapter serves in-house counsel not only in the large Charlotte metropolitan area but also the cities of Winston-Salem, Hickory, Asheville, and Boone, North Carolina. For more information on our activities, contact Jane Nohr, Charlotte Chapter Executive Director at or (704) 999-0814. Our mailing address is:  400 Gilead Road, #2964, Huntersville, NC  28070.

Congratulations to the following 4th Annual Corporate Counsel Award Winners: 

Outstanding Solo General Counsel:  Robert Fleischacker from The Remi Group
Outstanding General Counsel 2- 10 attorneys:  Sam Schiffman from National Gypsum Co.
Outstanding General Counsel 30+ attorneys:  Bill Forgione with TIAA-CREF Asset Management
Oustanding Corporate Counsel 2-10 attorneys:  Judy Mayo from Piedmont Natural Gas
Outstanding Corporate Counsel 30+ attorneys:  Ann Warren from Duke Energy Corporation
Rising Star:  Stacy Gray from Belk, Inc.
Lifetime Achievement Award:  Earl Bennett from Husqvarna Group

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The Center of the Storm: Ethical Lessons Learned from the Duke Lacrosse Case (Womble Carlyle)

Mar 4, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Byrons South End
101 W. Worthington Ave.
Charlotte, NC

Recent Updates in IP Law: Supreme Court Decisions in Alice Corp and Teva & Continued Implementation of AIA (Alston & Bird)

Mar 10, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Ballantyne Resort
10000 Ballantynes Commons Parkway
Charlotte, NC 

Inaugual International Affinity Group Social Event: ACC Wines of the World (Moore & Van Allen)

Mar 17, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bond Street Wines
605 Providence Road
Charlotte, NC  28207

Modernizing the "White Collar" Overtime Regulations: Back to the Future (Ogletree Deakins)

Mar 19, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Ritz-Carlton
201 W. Trade Street
Charlotte, NC

Diversity Event: Utlizing Diversity Statistics To Increase Cultural Competency and Awareness (Parker Poe)

Mar 24, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP
Three Wells Fargo Center
401 S. Tyron, Suite 3000
Charlotte, NC 


Women's Group Event: Personal Power: Use It or Lose It! (Nelson Mullins)

Mar 26, 2015
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
New Gallery of Modern Art
435 S. Tryon St., Suite 110
Charlotte, NC

Suggested Top HR Resolutions for 2015 (Littler Mendelson)

Apr 1, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Byrons South End
101 W. Worthington Ave
Charlotte, NC

Job Search Skills Training

Apr 14-13, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Online presentation (dial in instructions to be emailed)

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Thank you 2015 Strategic Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors:

Smith Moore Leatherwood
Nelson Mullins Riley &
Parker Poe, Adams & Bernstein 

Gold Sponsors:

Littler Mendelson
Moore & Van Allen

Silver Sponsors:

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash
    Smoak & Stewart
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick
Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson
Womble Carlyle Sandridge &
Nexsen Pruet

Bronze Sponsors:

Alston & Bird
Bradley Arant Boult &
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton