Winston-Salem/Charlotte, NC (February 6, 2013) – Andrew A. Freeman, an attorney with the law firm of Bell, Davis & Pitt, PA, has been named to the 2013 Class at the Leadership Academy of the North Carolina Bar Association. Freeman graduated, magna cume laude, from the Wake Forest University Law School in 2010, where he was on the staff of the Wake Forest Law Review (2010), and was a member of the Order of the Coif. His practice at the Firm is concentrated in the area of litigation where he provides counsel and representation of financial institutions, corporations, limited liability companies, and individuals in both state and federal courts of North Carolina.
Other attorneys named to the Association’s newest 2013 class were Lucy Austin of Apex; Heather Bankert of Lincolnton; John Blair and Mica Worthy of Charlotte; Ann Cosper, Nicolette Fulton and Benita Jones of Raleigh; Sarah Crotts, Michael Wells of Winston-Salem; Michelle Denning of Smithfield; Damon Duncan of Greensboro; James Hash of Durham; Sarah Phillips of Davidson; and Faison Sutton and Colin Tarrant of Wilmington.
Begun in 2011, the North Carolina Bar Association’s Leadership Academy helps young lawyers become effective leaders in their communities, whether those communities be the legal profession, their firms, legal departments and other organizations, or their local, state, national or international communities.
This year’s Leadership Academy sessions begin March 1 at the N.C. Bar Center in Cary and conclude with a graduation presentation at the Annual Meeting of the NC Bar Association on June 21 in Asheville.
Bell, Davis & Pitt, P.A., was formed in 1980. Its more than 30 attorneys practice throughout North Carolina in corporate law, litigation, antitrust law, governmental investigations, banking law, commercial real estate, construction law, environmental law, bankruptcy, taxation, employment law, education law, estate planning and administration, and family law. Several of the firm's attorneys are also licensed to practice in other states throughout the Southeast. The Firm is a member of Lawyers Associated Worldwide, a global association of independent firms that provides legal services to members' clients in over 180 major commercial centers around the world.
Bell, Davis & Pitt's offices are located at Century Plaza, 100 North Cherry Street, Winston-Salem and in the Carillon Building at 227 West Trade Street, Charlotte.