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.
Dog Days of Summer Webinar Series: Session 1 - Reopening the Workplace During the Pandemic
June 8, 2020
On June 16, from 1:00 – 2:00 PM, we will take a cool dive into the challenges of reopening the workplace during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more about your new responsibilities as an employer and managing your risks. The head of our employment law practice, Amie Carmack, will lead the discussion. There will be plenty […]
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.”“ […]
Morningstar Law Group Raises Funds For Local Food Bank During COVID-19 Crisis
May 7, 2020
Last week, Morningstar Law Group rallied the troops together to donate to our local Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina, which serves Durham and Wake counties, as well as 34 other surrounding counties. We divided up into 4 teams and competed to see which team could donate the most: Team Protein, Team Veggies,…
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 […]
Attorney Mitch Tuchman’s Creative Approach to Support Regional Literary, Arts & Cultural Non-Profits During the Pandemic
April 23, 2020
Literary, arts and cultural organizations might be hard-pressed in the best of times to afford legal services, but these are not the best of times. Even though intellectual property might not come to mind as a priority for such entities, it is often the essence of what they offer their patrons both live and online. […]
Morningstar Law Group Deepens Corporate & Finance Bench Strength with Addition of Scott Ryan
April 17, 2020
Morningstar Law Group is pleased to announce that Scott Ryan has joined the firm as Senior Counsel. Scott is an experienced corporate and finance lawyer, with considerable experience in strategic financial transactions, including acquisition finance, project finance, leveraged finance, refinancing and restructuring, and mergers and acquisition matters. Scott’s restructuring experience provides unique insights that enable […]
Partner Ken Carroll Elected Vice President
April 9, 2020
Just announced, the North Carolina Bar Association’s Board of Governors has elected our very own Ken Carroll to serve a two-year term, as Vice President. Congratulations Ken! And thank you for your service, support and dedication.
36 New Offices & New Employees
March 30, 2020
In response to COVID-19, we spun up 36 new offices last week. And it looks like we’ve added a number of new, four-legged employees to our ranks. Working from the safety of homes across the Triangle, our attorneys and staff remain accessible and responsive.
Partner Bill Brian on the Fallout of the Durham County Malware Attack
March 15, 2020
In its article on the Durham County malware attack, the Raleigh News & Observer reached out to Morningstar Law Group partner Bill Brian for his take on the attack’s impact on commercial real estate closings.
What Constitutes a Restrictive Covenant and Who Should Be Asked to Sign Them?
March 2, 2020
Morningstar Law Group attorneys Amie Carmack and Hank Gates answered this question and many more during their recent presentation “Restrictive Covenants in the Contexts of Sales of Business Interests & Employment” at the 2020 North Carolina Bar Association Business Law Institute. Click here for their presentation.