Melissa Brumback Appointed to Vice Chair of 10th District Judicial Grievance Committee
After serving 2 years on the 10th Judicial Grievance Committee, Melissa Brumback has been appointed Vice Chair.
- Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC (1888PressRelease) July 28, 2010 - Ragsdale Liggett PLLC has announced that Melissa Dewey Brumback, partner at the firm, was appointed as Vice Chair of the 10th Judicial District Grievance Committee on June 23rd, after serving on the committee for two years. The committee is a division of the North Carolina State Bar and is comprised of both lawyers and non-lawyers from across the district. The committee investigates complaints against members and makes recommendations of whether probable cause exists for finding a violation of the Rules of Professional Conduct. "It is both an honor and a privilege to be appointed as Vice Chair of this important committee," said Brumback. "I am proud to work to uphold the highest standards in our profession." For more information, visit www.ncbar.gov.
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About Melissa Brumback:
Ms. Brumback is partner in the law firm of Ragsdale Liggett PLLC in Raleigh whose practice areas include construction law and civil litigation. She blogs on construction issues at www.constructionlawNC.com. She received a B.A. degree with honors and highest distinction and a Juris Doctor from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Ms. Brumback is admitted to the practice of law in North Carolina; the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of North Carolina; the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals; and the U. S. Supreme Court. Ms. Brumback is a member of the Wake County, North Carolina and American Bar Associations; the North Carolina State Bar; the Defense Research Institute; and the North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys. She also maintains membership in the Construction Law and Litigation sections of the NCBA and the ABA and is a member of the NCBA Design Professionals Liaison Committee. In 2006 Ms. Brumback was named one of the Triangle Business Journal's "40 Under 40" and in 2008, she was named a "Triangle Impact Law Leader" by Business Leader magazine. In 2010, she received an AV Preeminent Peer Review rating, the highest rating of Lexis-Nexis Martindale-Hubbell.
About Ragsdale Liggett, PLLC:
The law firm of Ragsdale Liggett, PLLC, is comprised of lawyers with extensive legal expertise across a broad range of practice areas, as well as experienced non-lawyer professionals. Known for their innovations in the arena of corporate law, Ragsdale Liggett lawyers are equipped to handle all of a business' legal needs, including formation, day-to-day business counseling, acquisition, disposition, merger and dissolution of companies ranging in size from small local businesses to national financial institutions and large international insurance conglomerates. The diverse real estate practice group at Ragsdale Liggett handles a wide variety of real estate transactions, from residential purchases and sales to all aspects of commercial real estate development, including entity formation, final project completion, complex public and private bond financing transactions, and the privatization of university student housing. Since its formation in 1972, the firm has developed an extraordinary reputation in the area of civil litigation and has enjoyed significant courtroom successes ranging from local state courts to the United States Supreme Court in areas with far-reaching implications, such as insurance/ reinsurance coverage disputes, shareholder derivative actions, ERISA disputes, professional negligence defense, accountant liability actions, catastrophic personal injury defense and complex construction disputes. In addition to its equine law, environmental law and mediation practices, the firm has formally established a lobbying and government relations group comprised of both lawyer and non-lawyer professionals that represent client interests before the North Carolina General Assembly, the executive branch and various state agencies. For more information, please call (919) 787-5200 or view the firm's Web site at www.rl-law.com.
Melissa Brumback, Partner, Ragsdale Liggett, PLLC
919/787-5200; mbrumback ( @ ) rl-law dot com