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.
What a Great Team!
November 4, 2021
We love this time of year! Fall weather and brilliant colors and college football and tailgating, especially when our favorite team is winning. And speaking of great teams, congratulations to our team of outstanding lawyers and staff for being named to the 2022 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers’ “Best Law Firms.” We are […]
That's a wrap!
October 18, 2021
We just wrapped up our 2021 CLE & Social Event which featured 4 CLE sessions and 3 days of professional golf. Thanks to everyone who participated and earned over 100 hours of continuing legal education and watched the SAS Championship end in an exciting sudden-death playoff. If you joined us and want to revisit a […]
22 for 22! North Carolina Law Firm Morningstar Law Group Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers and Lawyer of the Year
September 24, 2021
Belated congratulations to our attorneys named to the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, 22 in total including 2 recipients of Best Lawyers’ Lawyer of the Year award – Shannon Joseph for Litigation – Antitrust and Mack Paul for Litigation – Real Estate. In addition, Harrison “Hank” Gates was named to Ones to Watch in America for Commercial Litigation, […]
Morningstar Law Group Partners Ranked in Chambers USA 2021 Top NC Lawyers
June 2, 2021
We are pleased to announce that Chambers USA, a leading research, analytics and rankings agency for the legal profession, awarded a Band 1 Rating in 2021 to Morningstar Law Group in Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use in North Carolina. Chambers also recognized two of our Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use partners as top lawyers in North Carolina […]
Announcing Our 2021 Super Lawyers
January 26, 2021
Morningstar Law Group is proud to announce that eleven of our attorneys were selected to 2021 Super Lawyers, including three attorneys recognized as “Rising Stars.” These attorneys join an elite list of the best lawyers in North Carolina, as no more than 5% of the lawyers statewide are recognized as Super Lawyers. Only 2.5% of […]
Morningstar Law Group Partner Jason Barron Helps Welcome "Dueling Dinosaurs" to the NC Museum of Natural Sciences
November 17, 2020
As announced today, what is considered to be “one of the world’s greatest-ever fossil finds” is headed to its new home at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. The unique fossils include the “best-preserved skeletons” of Tyrannosaurus (and the only 100% complete) and Triceratops found to date. And when unearthed, they were found locked […]
Morningstar Law Group Named to 2021 Best Law Firms for 16 Practice Areas
November 9, 2020
We are pleased to announce that our peers have selected us to the 2021 Best Law Firms listing, at the national and metropolitan levels, for the following practice areas. National Tier 2 Land Use & Zoning Law Metropolitan Tier 1 Raleigh Corporate Governance Law Corporate Law Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law Land Use & Zoning […]
Morningstar Law Group Helps Bring Affordable Housing Investment to Southwest Durham
October 26, 2020
Congratulations to Beacon Properties Group and Laurel Street of Charlotte on the recent announcement of Farrington 54, their joint project that will bring “a contirbution to affordable housing worth almost $3 million” to southwest Durham. Morningstar Law Group was pleased to be on the legal team supporting this exciting public-private partnership.
Raleigh-Durham Bumps Austin from the Top Spot
October 15, 2020
Per the CoStar News report dated October 14, 2020, the Raleigh-Durham area, “known for its role in life sciences research and manufacturing”, was identified in the Urban Land Institute’s annual “Emerging Trends in Real Estate” 2021 report as the No. 1 “hottest metropolitan area for real estate prospects”. Exciting but not surprising news to Morningstar […]
"Transformative" Project Moves Forward in Downtown Chapel Hill with Assistance from Morningstar Law Group
October 1, 2020
Morningstar Law Group’s Real Estate & Land Use Team and attorney Molly Stuart were pleased to support the work that led to last night’s Chapel Hill Town Council vote to move forward with plans for an $80M development proposed by Charlotte-based Grubb Properties (as reported in today’s edition of The News & Observer).