Stay informed about the latest news and events taking place at Morningstar Law Group. Here is a look at how our attorneys are making headlines.
Morningstar Law Group Hosts Lunch and Learn for Research Triangle Area Chapter of Association of Corporate Counsel
June 1, 2023
Hosting yesterday’s Lunch and Learn for our local Association of Corporate Counsel chapter (RTAC ACC) was a pleasure and honor. 70+ in-house counsel were present for Update: Avoiding and Managing Allegations of Corporate Misconduct presented by attorneys Amie Carmack, Ben Martie, and Swain Wood. Also on the panel of presenters were RTAC ACC members Diana […]
Welcome, Kenzie Rakes!
May 22, 2023
Join us in welcoming Kenzie Rakes to Morningstar Law Group! Kenzie brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience, having previously worked at the esteemed North Carolina Department of Justice. Her impressive background and dedication to the legal field make her an invaluable addition to our team. Kenzie joins our talented Litigation and Government […]
Morningstar Law Group is Pleased to Sponsor the NCCU School of Law's Social Justice & Racial Equity Institute Launch Gala
April 11, 2023
Exciting news! Our law firm proudly announces our support for the North Carolina Central University School of Law’s Social Justice & Racial Equity Institute Launch Gala. We believe that promoting social justice and equity is crucial for building a better, more inclusive society. We’re honored to be part of this important event. Join us in […]
Partner Swain Wood Named to NC Lawyers Weekly Class of 2023 Leaders in the Law
April 10, 2023
We are pleased to announce that partner Swain Wood has been named to the North Carolina Lawyers Weekly Class of 2023 Leaders in the Law. This award celebrates “lawyers who are setting the standard for other lawyers.” In their recent announcement, Lawyers Weekly shared, “Leaders’ accomplishments include outstanding contributions to the practice of law in […]
NC Lawyers Weekly Features Morningstar Partner Swain Wood
March 23, 2023
In the NC Lawyers Weekly feature “5 Questions With…“, our newest partner and former first assistant attorney general of NC, Swain Wood, shares about his rewarding time and experience at the NC DOJ, his deep involvement in the national opioid settlements, his passion for applying strategy and diplomacy to complex litigation, and his vision for […]
Welcome, Leticia Shapiro
March 15, 2023
We are excited to announce that Leticia Shapiro has joined our team. Leticia, or Tish, will be working in our Raleigh office with our Real Estate and Land Use and IP Litigation practice groups. Welcome, Tish!
Congratulations Shannon Joseph
March 6, 2023
The International Association of Defense Counsel Foundation recently announced its new officers and board members. Congratulations to Shannon Joseph, who will serve as a Foundation Board Member.
We Love Our Super Lawyers!
February 14, 2023
We saved this news for Valentine’s Day! Eleven of our attorneys were selected to 2023 Super Lawyers, including two attorneys recognized as “Rising Stars.” Attorneys selected: Congratulations to all for the well-deserved recognition!
Morningstar Launches New Practice Focused on Government Investigations, Negotiation, and Litigation
February 6, 2023
Swain Wood, former First Assistant Attorney General of North Carolina, rejoins Morningstar Law Group to lead the new practice. Morningstar Law Group has launched a new, national practice focused on helping clients navigate the complex legal and political challenges associated with government investigations, negotiation, and litigation, including matters involving state Attorneys General and other government […]
Welcome, David Nahm!
December 14, 2022
Join us in welcoming David Nahm to Morningstar Law Group and our real estate and land use practice group! With over a decade of experience, David adds bench strength to our uber-talented team of attorneys serving the region’s commercial real estate community. Learn more about David and his practice HERE.