Public Policy Associate Completes Leadership Development Program
September 9, 2020
Nexsen Pruet Public Policy attorney George Smith has successfully graduated from the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Raleigh class. During the nine month program, George received an in-depth view of community issues, developed leadership skills, and participated in a team project to assist a local non-profit.
According the Raleigh Chamber's website, participants "study the qualities that make an effective leader, analyze individual leadership roles, and develop personal leadership styles and skills. They are then challenged to apply their talents by joining professional associations, civic clubs, public boards and commissions."
About George Smith
George Smith is an Associate with Nexsen Pruet's Public Policy & Regulatory practice. He regularly represents companies and individuals before the North Carolina Property Tax Commission, administrative and regulatory boards and commissions, Superior Court, and the North Carolina Court of Appeals. His practice also includes the areas of economic development, commercial real estate, financial services, and general corporate matters. George has experience representing clients before the General Assembly and Executive branch, at the local level before municipal and county boards, and interacting with state agencies.
George earned his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law and his undergraduate degree from North Carolina State University, majoring in Political Science.
Nexsen Pruet, LLC is one of the largest law firms in the Carolinas, with more than 200 professionals across 8 offices providing regional capabilities with international strengths.