Attorney Dauna Bartley Joins Our Firm

We are pleased to announce that Attorney Dauna Bartley joined our firm on April 1, 2019.  She is experienced in law firm compliance counseling, civil litigation and employment law.  She is also certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission as a superior court mediator.  For more information, see her profile here.



Doug and Deanna presented on ethics and the grievance process

Deanna and Doug Brocker presented an hour CLE at the North Carolina Bar Association 2019 Professionalism for New Admittees (PNA) program on May 6, 2019.  They presented on the State Bar Ethics and Grievance Committees, including numerous resources for ethical issues and how to avoid and respond to a State Bar grievance.



Crystal Carlisle presented The Pitfalls and Ethical Considerations of Social Media Use

On May 3, 2019, Crystal presented “The Pitfalls and Ethical Considerations of Social Media Use” at the NC Advocates for Justice seminar, Professionalism for New Attorneys.



Crystal Carlisle elected Secretary of WCBA and Tenth Judicial District

At the December 4th annual meeting, Crystal was elected Secretary of the WCBA and Tenth Judicial District Bars. The Secretary is an officer position and a member of the Board of Directors for both organizations.



Doug and Crystal present at Advocates PNA program

On November 15, 2018, Doug and Crystal presented a program on the ethics of social media use at the NC Advocates for Justice Professionalism for New Admittees Program in Raleigh.



Doug and Deanna present at NCBA PNA program

Deanna and Doug Brocker presented an hour CLE at the North Carolina Bar Association 2018 Professionalism for New Admittees (PNA) program on October 16, 2018.  They presented on the State Bar Ethics and Grievance Committees, including numerous resources for ethical issues and how to avoid and respond to a State Bar grievance.



Doug and Whitney present at NCBA Annual Review program

Doug Brocker and Whitney Waldenberg presented an hour CLE at the North Carolina Bar Association 2018 Annual Review program on October 25, 2018.  The presentation was entitled “Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls,” which also covered ways to avoid a bar complaint and what to do if you receive one.



Crystal and Doug to Teach at WCBA PNA Program

Crystal Carlisle and Doug Brocker will present a CLE on the Ethics of Social Media Use at the first annual Professionalism for New Admittees Program put on by the WCBA on October 10-11, 2018 at the NC State Bar in Raleigh.



Doug Presides Over WCBA Professionalism Roundtable

Doug Brocker led and presided over the annual Wake County Bar Association Professionalism Roundtable in Raleigh on October 2, 2018, which is attended by hundreds of WCBA members and provides 1 hour of CLE credit in Ethics.



Doug speaks at AADB Meeting in Chicago

Doug Brocker spoke on a panel about regulation of advertising as a specialist at the annual meeting of the American Association of Dental Boards in Chicago on September 23, 2018.