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.
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.
Announcing our 2020 North Carolina Super Lawyers Selectees
February 17, 2020
Each of our four main practice areas and both offices are represented this year by at least one 2020 Super Lawyer! This year’s selectees include (from top to bottom, left to right): Bill Brian – Land Use/Zoning, Amie Carmack – Employment/Labor, Grayson Hale – Mergers & Acquisitions, Chris Jackson – Business Litigation, Gene Jones – […]
Morningstar Law Group Attorneys Presenting on Restrictive Covenants at 2020 Business Law Institute
February 10, 2020
Amie Carmack and Hank Gates will be presenting “Restrictive Covenants in Employment and Sale-of-Business Contexts” at the North Carolina Bar Association’s 2020 Business Law Institute. The Institute is being held in conjunction with the Bar Association’s 2020 Business Law and International Practice Sections Annual Meetings.
Partner Kip Johnson Providing Fuel for the Launch
February 5, 2020
Kip Johnson recently served as a panelist at the Investor Ready Entrepreneur seminar hosted in Danville, VA by The Launch Place. The Investor Ready Entrepreneur seminar helps to educate and prepare high growth entrepreneurs to engage with angel and venture capital investors. Kip has participated in the Investor Ready Entrepreneur program for more than ten […]
Morningstar Law Group Partners Named to Business North Carolina's Legal Elite
January 22, 2020
Congratulations to partners Ken Carroll and Shannon Joseph for being named to Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite for 2020. Ken and Shannon were selected by their peers state-wide, Ken for his work in Business Law and Shannon for Litigation.
Employment Law Update Presented at RTAC-ACC's December 2019 Meeting
January 20, 2020
Amie Carmack and Hank Gates presented “Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes: Employers Race to Keep Up with a Host of New State and Local Regulations” at the Research Triangle Area Chapter of Association of Corporate Counsel December 11 lunch meeting. Click here to download a copy of the presentation.
Congratulations Shannon on Becoming a Partner!
January 9, 2020
Morningstar Law Group is very excited to announce that Shannon Joseph has become a partner in the firm effective January 1, 2020. Shannon joined the firm’s litigation practice group after serving as a state Superior Court Judge and a North Carolina Administrative Law Judge. With more than 20 years of experience in private practice and […]