Raleigh, Charlotte and Greenville Offices Grow with Addition of Associates
November 7, 2017
Nexsen Pruet welcomes three new associates to the firm this fall in the Charlotte, Raleigh and Greenville offices.
Michael Brearley will work in the firm's real estate and economic development groups out of Greenville, South Carolina. He joins recent addition Jim Warren to support the Upstate's business community during a time of continuously increasing growth and expansion. His interest in the effect of new technology on the delivery of legal services continues throughout his legal career.
Cory McKenna also joins the firm's real estate practice, and will support the Charlotte, North Carolina market. He comes to the firm from the University of North Carolina School of Law. He previously clerked for the Honorable Gregory P. McGuire of the North Carolina Business Court in Raleigh and he worked as a Judicial Extern for Justice Samuel J. Ervin, IV of the North Carolina Supreme Court.
George Smith works in the Public Policy & Regulatory practice. A native of Raleigh, George returns to the firm after he clerked in the Raleigh and Charleston offices during 2012 - 2014. While clerking, he represented various interests before the executive and legislative branches in North and South Carolina.
As a firm, we appreciate the fresh perspective and education new associates bring to our firm. We are fortunate to have knowledgeable and capable new attorneys joining us each year, to contribute towards Nexsen Pruet's future," said Peter Santos, Managing Member for Professionals.
Nexsen Pruet is one of the largest law firms in the Carolinas, with more than 190 attorneys and offices in Columbia, Charleston, Greenville, Hilton Head, and Myrtle Beach, S.C. as well as Charlotte, Greensboro, and Raleigh, N.C. Founded in 1945, Nexsen Pruet provides a broad range of legal services to the business community and represents companies and other entities in local, state, national, and international venues. For further information, see www.nexsenpruet.com.