Local Counsel for Western NC

Ferikes & Bleynat has often served as local counsel for out-of-state clients and works with out-of-state lawyers to help the accomplish their litigation matters in North Carolina’s state or federal courts. We are accessible, reliable, and respected. Our local relationships provide value for law firms unfamiliar with the rules of procedures North Carolina.

We know merely selecting competent and effective local counsel is not sufficient. Originating firms need local counsel who are not only trustworthy, but also worthy of representing your firm’s reputation, in addition to the best interests of your hard earned clientele. Our role as local counsel is one we take very seriously. We will help you ensure the most competent level of expertise and availability to your clients when you have a need for local counsel in North Carolina.

Because we occasionally retain out-of-state counsel to assist us in our cases, we understand the concerns lawyers have in choosing the “right” local counsel for their valued clients, as well as the importance of building and maintaining successful relationships. Call the trial lawyers at Ferikes & Bleynat to discuss your client’s North Carolina local counsel representation needs.

Business Disputes

  • Contract Disputes
  • Infringement & Trade Secrets
  • Partnership disputes
  • Board of director disputes
  • Unfair and deceptive commercial practices
  • Non-compete disputes

Torts & Negligence

  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Abuse & Negligence
  • Slander and Defamation

Real Estate Matters

  • Lender Liability
  • Homeowners Associations
  • Landlord-Tenant Matters
  • Eminent Domain, Zoning, Land Use
  • Titles, Liens, Boundaries and Easements

Negotiation Services

  • Prelitigation Services
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Mediation

Construction Matters

  • Breach of contract
  • Construction defects
  • Land Use and zoning
  • Residential Construction Liability Act (RCLA)
  • Collections

Consumer Protection Law

  • Foreclosure Defense
  • Loan Modifications
  • Consumer Finance: Credit Cards, Banking