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 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).
19 Morningstar Law Group Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers
August 25, 2020
We are pleased to announce that 18 lawyers have been included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, including 5 selected as Lawyers of the Year for the Raleigh, NC metro. For the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 9.4 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in the inclusion of […]
Dog Days of Summer Webinar Series: Session 2 - Moving Entitlements Forward During the Pandemic
June 12, 2020
Join us on June 22 from 1:00 – 2:00 PM for the 2nd session of our 4 part webinar series. New state and local rules have created a mixed bag of procedures for completing required public meetings and community outreach. Learn the new state requirements and the diversity of local rules in Wake County and […]
Partners Bill Brian & Mack Paul Receive Chambers & Partners USA Rankings in Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use in North Carolina
May 8, 2020
Bill Brian in Band 1, per the Chambers website, “offers decades of experience in zoning and land use matters and is widely recognized as a market leader in the space. He wins praise for his handling of land use litigation, with market commentators noting that “he has a very high level of respect in the market.”“ […]
Attorneys Jason Barron & Nil Ghosh Help Move Five Points Revitalization Project Forward
May 7, 2020
Morningstar Law Group client Capital Associates is set to begin its revitalization project in the Five Points area of Raleigh, NC. According to Jed Byrne, VP of Development with Capital Associates, the project will convert 47,000 square feet of former warehouse space into “really cool creative office space” and will include an “Artist of the […]
Congratulations to Hoffman & Associates
November 24, 2019
The Morningstar Law Group Real Estate team congratulates Hoffman & Associates on its selection as preferred development partner by GoTriangle for the Union Station Bus Facility project. Morningstar Law Group was pleased to support Hoffman’s efforts to secure this exciting opportunity, the Washington, DC based developer’s second recently announced project in downtown Raleigh.