Morningstar Law Group – Raleigh Law Firm – Durham NC Attorneys

Eric Hunt is an experienced commercial and business litigation lawyer who represents individuals and businesses in all stages of litigation in state and federal court. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, disputes involving real property, and employment litigation. Eric also advises and advocates for clients in commercial real estate transactions relating to land use and new development.

Prior to joining Morningstar Law Group, Eric was an attorney with Stark Law Group in Durham and Axley Brynelson in Madison, Wisconsin.

When not practicing law, Eric enjoys writing and exploring North Carolina’s beautiful state parks with his wife.

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Representative Experience

  • Represents clients in commercial disputes, in business court and federal court, at all stages of litigation
  • Represents employers in employment disputes, both as a counselor and in litigation
  • Represents individual and commercial clients in real property and land use disputes
  • Advises commercial clients on land use and development issues and associated transactional risks

Presentations & Publications

  • “Background Checks.” MLG Client Seminar (2019)


  • Duke University School of Law, J.D. (2014)
    Alaska Law Review, Lead Editor
    Duke Environmental Law and Policy Forum, Executive Editor
  • Westminster College, B.A., Political Science (2010) summa cum laude


  • North Carolina State Bar (2018)
  • Former member of the Wisconsin Bar