Welcome to Morningstar Law Group

Morningstar Law Group is a law firm with offices in Raleigh and Durham, NC that focuses on legal services for businesses and entrepreneurs.

Morningstar Law attorneys share a vision of where the practice of law should go and how best to help our clients succeed. Collectively, we believe the practice of law should be different. Morningstar Law Group is based on a core set of shared principles, the chief of which is the client comes first. Always. Additionally, Morningstar Law Group is committed to a new model of sophisticated legal practice, one in which a full-service business law firm can tailor its legal services in a manner that provides maximum value and flexibility for our clients. Finally, Morningstar Law Group operates as a true partnership, with individuals who are dedicated to each other and to the community in which they live and work.

Click here to read more about Morningstar Law Group’s core principles.


Practice Areas

Our business attorneys represent clients in a suite of legal practices areas including:

  • • Corporate Law

  • • Business Litigation

  • • Public and Private Securities Offerings

  • • Privacy Law and Information Security

  • • Intellectual Property Law and Litigation

  • • Workforce Law

  • • Real Estate Law and Litigation

  • • Land Use, Planning and Zoning and Litigation

 

Our Attorneys

Meet the former "big law" attorneys who formed Morningstar Law Group.

These experienced professionals bring a wealth of expertise to a firm that understands that serving clients is the pinnacle of practicing business law.

Morningstar attorneys work together in legal teams to support industries including:

Latest News

  • Morningstar Law Group Partner Bill Brian Elected as Board Chair
    October 1, 2019

    Congratulations to Bill Brian for being elected to serve as the 2019-2020 Chair of the Board of Trustees of The Carolina Theatre of Durham. Bill most recently served as the board’s treasurer. “Bill has been an energetic and enthusiastic board member since joining the board over a year ago.  We are happy to have someone with his leadership […]

  • Not So Terrific Understanding of Trademark Law There, Tom …
    September 27, 2019

    This recent article about Tom Brady and his unsuccessful efforts to register the trademark “Tom Terrific” came to my attention the other day: https://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/27445881/not-terrific-tom-brady-trademark-refused. As an IP lawyer, I felt compelled to set the record straight and clear up any misconceptions Brady may have conveyed about trademark law to the general, non-(IP) lawyer public. First […]