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Myrick featured speaker for the 2016 Joint Fall Meeting of the ABA sections of Tax and Trusts and Estates
(September 2016)

Moore & Van Allen Welcomes Andy Munn to Public Affairs Team
(September 14, 2016)

Taylor Publishes New Blog Post
(September 2016)

McGrath Published in Corporate Compliance Insights
(September 2016)

Sumner and Scarminach Published in Litigation Trial Practice
(August 2016)

Byrne Published in NLJ
(August 2016)

Bloomfield and Mathis Published in Today’s General Counsel
(August 2016)

Lathrop Featured in Develop CLT Article
(August 2016)

Best Lawyers® Recognizes 74 Moore & Van Allen Attorneys
(August 16, 2016)

Watkins, Nebrig & Tomlinson Published in CBJ
(August 2016)

Hader Quoted in The Ledger
(July 2016)

MVA Attorneys Author GDPR Blog Post
(July 2016)

MVA Hosts QCF Legal Seminar
(July 2016)

Moore & Van Allen Welcomes New Member Thomas Pennington
Pennington joins from global financial powerhouse BTMU, (July 13, 2016)

Moore & Van Allen Launches Sports Law Practice
(July 12, 2016)

McGrath Article Published in Corporate Compliance Insights
(July 2016)

Public Service Luncheon & Honorees Announced by MCB & NC Headlines
(July 2016)

Moore & Van Allen Celebrates Service Contributions at 15th Annual Public Service Luncheon
Firm recognizes philanthropy of attorneys, staff and community partners, (July 1, 2016)

Clay to Receive NCBA Young Lawyers Division’s 2016 Charles F. Blanchard Young Lawyer of the Year Award
(June 2016)

Gilson Moderated Panel Discussion with Co-Founders of AvidXchange
(June 2016)

Vandiford Named to 50 Most Influential Women of 2016 List
(June 2016)

Moore & Van Allen Attorneys and Practices Recognized in 2016 Chambers & Partners Guide
Chambers & Partners has ranked nine firm practice groups and 26 firm attorneys in the 2016 edition of its legal directory Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business., (May 2016)

WTR 1000 Honors Hanks & IP Team
(May 2016)

Brown Moderated The 2016 Charlotte Development & Construction Forum
(April 2016)

Byrne Presents at Pro Bono Institute’s 2016 Annual Conference
(April 2016)

Clay and Cochran Participate in Panel at Charlotte School of Law
(April 2016)

Clay Highlighted in Law360
(April 2016)

Kerr Presented at the Legal Information Seminar for One80 Place
(April 2016)

Lathrop Quoted in Law360
(April 2016)

McGrath Presented at the Association of Corporate Counsel Luncheon
(April 2016)

McGrath Published in Westlaw Journal
(April 2016)

McGrath Quoted in EHS Today
(April 2016)

McGrath's Latest Article Published in Corporate Compliance Insights
(April 2016)

Myrick featured speaker for the Real Property, Trusts and Estates section of the ABA
(April 2016)

Sumner and Braccia’s Article Published by ABA, Litigation Section, Trial Practice Committee
(April 2016)

McGinnis Published by LegalTech News
(March 2016)

McGrath Article Published in Intelivert
(March 2016)

McGrath's latest article published in Corporate Compliance Insights
(March 2016)

MVA Attorneys Named South Carolina 2016 Super Lawyers
(March 2016)

Heslin recognized by JD Supra as a Top Author for the 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards
(March 2016)

2015 Diversity Committee Annual Report Published
(February 2016)

MVA Ranked in 2016 "Best Law Firms"
(February 2016)

O'Keefe Published by LegalTech News
(February 2016)

MVA Diversity Committee Hosts ¡NUEVOlution!
(February 2016)

MVA Hosts Law School Panel Discussion
(February 2016)

MVA Ranked Charlotte's Largest Law Firm; Litigation Practice Ranked Second
Charlotte Business Journal, (January 2016)

Thirty-nine Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers
(January 2016)

Oosterhouse and Smith to Participate in Duke Business Law Society's ESQ Career Symposium
Finance Member Kurt Oosterhouse and Bankruptcy & Financial Resutrcturing Member Zach Smith will be participating in the fourteenth annual Duke Business Law Society's ESQ Career Symposium January 29-30 at the Duke University School of Law., (January 27, 2016)

Byrne on WFAE's Charlotte Talks
(January 26, 2016)

Heslin Quoted in Law360
Law360, (January 2016)

Jones and Horne published in 2016 Volume of Probate & Property Magazine
2016 Volume of Probate & Property Magazine, (January 2016)

McGrath article published in Corporate Compliance Insights
McGrath article published in Corporate Compliance Insights, (January 2016)

Seven Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Elected Firm Members
(January 2016)

Pedernales Selected for Bar Leadership Institute
(December 2015)

Charlotte Public Affairs Associate Leslie Pedernales was selected as a member of the Mecklenburg County Bar’s 2016 Bar Leadership Institute (BLI) class.


MVA and Bank of America join together for Citizen Schools
(December 2015)

Z. Smith Quoted in Law360 on Puerto Rico's Financial Future
SCOTUS' interpretation of Bankruptcy Code to affect Puerto Rico's financial future, (December 8, 2015)

McDowell and Smith to Lecture 2016 Duke Law Winter Session
(November 2015)

Z. Smith appointed to ABI Symposium Advisory Board
Smith will co-moderate symposium session on Puerto Rican financial crisis, (November 2015)

O’Keefe “Set in Stone: Does Current Regulation Limit Flexibility?” published in The Clearing House
(November 2015)

O’Keefe Receives AFP’s 2015 Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser Award
(November 18, 2015)

Mesibov Counsel Bank in Business Unit Acquisition
(November 9, 2015)

MVA Recognized with Top-Tier "Best Law Firms" Rankings
Firm received regional and national honors
U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, (November 2015)

McGinnis and Fryer Present at Globalaw Client Seminar
Protecting Information While Employing Workers Overseas, Charlotte, NC, (October 23, 2015)

Smith and Langdon "Baha Mar Stirs Uncharted Waters" Published in Law360
(October 15, 2015)

Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Moore & Van Allen for Eighth Consecutive Year
(October 2015)

Smith to Discuss Puerto Rican Municipal Restructuring on Duke Law Panel [Updated]
(October 2, 2015)

Lluberas To Be Honored at TMA's Annual Conference
(September 2015)

Bankruptcy Associate Luis Lluberas, along with five other professionals, will be honored with the 2015 “Turnaround of the Year – Small Company” award.


Moore & Van Allen and Fagg Honored by Legal Aid of North Carolina- Charlotte
(September 21, 2015)

Horne Participates in LESI's 1st Pan-American Young Members Congress Event
(September 11, 2015)

Members Participate in 2015 Directors Exchange Event
(September 10, 2015)

Best Lawyers Recognizes 76 Moore & Van Allen Attorneys
(August 17, 2015)

Seventy-six attorneys representing each of Moore & Van Allen's three offices were listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016.


Smith and Huether "A Tangled Web Of Bankruptcy Jurisdictional Questions" Published in Law360
Law360, (August 2015)

Charlotte Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring Member Zach Smith and Associate Glenn Huether's article was published in Law360 on August 12.


Johnson Quoted in PlanAdvisor
PlanAdvisor, (August 2015)

Member Danny Johnson was quoted in “Plans Must Carefully Field ERISA Claims and Settlements.”


IP Team Receives International Recognition
Firm’s Patent practice and members Lupo, Ransom, Ward, and Wilson ranked
IAM Patent 1000, (August 2015)

Moore & Van Allen’s Intellectual Property patent practice received top-tier recognition in the fourth edition of IAM Patent 1000 2015—The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners.


Clay and Levinson Honored at NCBA Annual Meeting
(July 2015)

Charlotte attorneys Cabell Clay and Hal Levinson were honored at the NCBA Annual Meeting on June 19.


An Update from Moore & Van Allen’s Human Trafficking Pro Bono Project
(July 2015)

Over the last year, the Human Trafficking Pro Bono Project at Moore & Van Allen has assisted victims of human trafficking in approximately forty matters.


Firm Hosts 14th Annual Public Service Luncheon
Sarah Byrne receives 2015 Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Award, (July 2015)

The Firm held its annual Public Service Luncheon in June, celebrating over 11,000 hours of pro bono and public service in 2014.


Moore & Van Allen Stands with Charleston
(June 26, 2015)

O'Keefe Honored as 2015 Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser by AFP
(June 2015)

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and the National Philanthropy Day planning committee have selected Ed O'Keefe as a 2015 award recipient.


Zach Smith Published in American Bankruptcy Institute Journal
(June 2015)

Sumner and Gray Author Article for American Bar Association
(June 2015)

Litigation Member Robert Sumner and Litigation Associate Deven Gray's article was recently featured in the ABA Spring newsletter.


MVA's Bankruptcy & Restructuring Team awarded in the 2015 Mergers & Acquisitions Awards Guide
(June 2015)

MVA Attorneys and Practices Recognized in Latest Chambers and Partners Guide
(May 28, 2015)

Firm Recognized by Junior League of Charlotte as an Outstanding Community Partner
(May 22, 2015)

Franklin's "Travel Tips" Featured in Law360
Law360, (May 2015)

Fagg Participates in Forum on Financial Institutions Enforcement
(April 2015)

Litigation Member John Fagg attends a by-invitation only meeting.


Firm & Attorneys Honored at Safe Alliance Barrister's Ball
(April 2015)

Moore & Van Allen Welcomes Former Bank of America Deputy General Counsel Ed O’Keefe
O'Keefe joins Firm's Litigation team

Franklin Published in Law350 Newsletter
Law360, (April 20, 2015)

Immigration Associate Amanda Franklin gives advice on preparing an L-1 Visa.


Steve Hader Featured in Law360 Q&A Session
(April 20, 2015)

Hader's Q&A Session featured in Law360 on April 20.


MVA & Piedmont Natural Gas Observe Bar Association Legal Feeding Frenzy at Second Harvest
(March 2015)

MVA Ranked Again by Law360
(March 2015)

McGinnis Quoted in Law360 Article on Target's Breach Settlement
Law360, (March 19, 2015)

McGinnis provides commentary on the recent $10M class action settlement.


Sumner and Gaskins Article Referenced in InsideCounsel
InsideCounsel, (March 19, 2015)

Charleston Attorneys Robert Sumner and Brandon Gaskins were mentioned in a recent InsideCounsel article on March 19.


Taylor and Jeter Article Referenced in Recent InsideCounsel Publication
InsideCounsel, (March 10, 2015)

Zach Warren referenced Taylor and Jeter’s “EU-U.S. Safe Harbor agreement heading for troubled water?” in his March 10th article.


Lathrop Presents Class Action Update at 2015 UNC Legal Festival
(February 2015)

Charlotte Litigation Member Tony Lathrop presented at the UNC School of Law’s 25th Annual Festival of Legal Learning on February 14, 2015.


MVA hosts “Representing Victims of Human Trafficking” CLE
(February 20, 2015)

MVA recently hosted a “Representing Victims of Human Trafficking” CLE.


Monroe and Murphy Listed as BTI Client Service All-Stars 2015
(February 12, 2015)

Members Monroe and Murphy received client nominations for superior client service.


Vervais Recognized as CBJ 40 Under 40
Charlotte Business Journal, (January 28, 2015)

Litigation Member Mindy Vervais has been selected for the class of 2015.


Lathrop’s Blog Republished in Management Consulting Firm’s Newsletter
(January 2015)

Tony Lathrop’s Litigation Blog post was selected for republication by The Growth Company.


Smith to be a panelist at Mecklenburg County Bar Event
Nancy Smith set to be a panelist for "Title IX - Our Past, Our Daughters' Future", (January 2015)

Public Affairs Member, Nancy Smith, will be a panelist at the upcoming event, "Title IX - Our Past, Our Daughters' Future".


Sumner & Taylor Lead Commercial Law Webinar
(January 2015)

Sumner and Taylor served as featured presenters on January 15, 2015.


MVA Hosts Trafficking Press Conference & Training
Event held in recognition of National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, (January 2015)

Members of the Charlotte Metropolitan Human Trafficking Task Force, along with representatives from federal, state and local law enforcement agencies, numerous community organizations and the media, gathered for a press conference and training in MVA's Charlotte office on January 9.


Bowen Discusses Potential Medical Device Tax Repeal
Law360, (January 2015)

Charlotte Health Care Member Carol Bowen was quoted in Law360's life sciences 2015 preview piece.


Moore & Van Allen Announces New Members for 2015
Nine attorneys named members effective January 1, (January 2015)

Moore & Van Allen PLLC is pleased to announce that nine attorneys have been elected as the Firm’s newest members. Their new designation went into effect on January 1.


Forty-three Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers
(January 2015)

Forty-three total MVA attorneys were named to either Super Lawyers’ 2015 list of top attorneys in North Carolina, or the 2015 Rising Stars list.


McDowell Featured as "Minority Powerbroker"
Law360, (December 2014)

Litigation Member Valecia McDowell was selected for Law360's "Minority Powerbrokers" series.


Happy Holidays from Moore & Van Allen!
(December 2014)

Happy holidays from Moore & Van Allen!


Syfert to be Featured on NC Bookwatch
(December 2014)

Scott Syfert was interviewed for an episode of UNC-TV's North Carolina Bookwatch, to air in early 2015.


McDowell Named in Regard to City Investigation
The Charlotte Observer, (December 2014)

Charlotte Litigation Member Valecia McDowell was named in The Charlotte Observer on December 2 and December 9, for work she did for the city in 2010.


Litigation Member Receives Ayscue Professionalism Award
George Hanna honored with 2014-2015 award for exemplary professionalism, (December 2014)

Charlotte Litigation Member George V. Hanna III received the Mecklenburg County Bar and Foundation’s 2014-2015 Ayscue Professionalism Award.


Sumner Discusses Cyber Breach Insurance
USA Today, (December 2014)

Charleston Member Robert Sumner was quoted in a USA Today article about cyber breach insurance.


Bankruptcy Team Ranked on Bankruptcy 100 List
Law360, (December 2014)

MVA earned a spot on the 2014 Bankruptcy Law360 100, which showcases U.S.-based firms with the most Bankruptcy partners.


Corporate Team Ranked on M&A 100 List
Law360, (December 2014)

MVA earned a spot on the 2014 M&A Law360 100, which showcases U.S.-based firms with the most M&A partners.


Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Moore & Van Allen for Seventh Consecutive Year
Named a “recommended” firm; 10 Charlotte members identified as “stars”, (December 2014)

Moore & Van Allen and 10 of its Charlotte Litigation attorneys were recognized in the 2015 edition of Benchmark Litigation.


Pedernales Discusses Verizon Privacy Fixes
Law360, (November 2014)

Leslie Pedernales was quoted in Law360 on November 26.


Real Estate Team Ranked on Real Estate 100 List
Law360, (November 2014)

The Firm was ranked on the 2014 Real Estate Law360 100.


Bilas Profiled in Washington Post Feature
The Washington Post, (November 2014)

McGinnis & Allen Recognized by ATHENA
(November 2014)

Ann McMillin Allen and Karin McGinnis were named to the list of final nominees for the 2014 ATHENA Leadership Awards.


Firm Unveils Newly Designed Website
(November 2014)

Moore & Van Allen's external website, www.mvalaw.com, has been redesigned.


Huie's Blog Post Cited by NC Insider
NC Insider, (November 2014)

NC Insider published an excerpt from Canaan Huie’s Public Affairs blog post “Yours, Mine, and Ours.”


MVA Recognized with Top-Tier "Best Law Firms" Rankings
Firm received regional and national honors
U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, (November 2014)

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers recognized MVA with regional and national listings in their 2015 “Best Law Firms” rankings.


Smith Named for FirstBank Representation
Law360, (November 2014)

Zach Smith was named in Law360 for his representation of FirstBank.


Byrne Named a Woman of Justice
North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, (November 2014)

Conflicts Counsel Sarah Byrne was named a Lawyers Weekly 2014 Women of Justice Award honoree.


Bowen Addresses Bundled Payments
Wolters Kluwer Health Reform WK-EDGE, (October 2014)

Health Care Member Carol Bowen was quoted in Wolters Kluwer’s Health Reform WK-EDGE, in the top story “Do bundled payments improve care and lower costs?”


Research Triangle Office Moves to Perimeter Park
(October 2014)

The Firm's Research Triangle office relocated from its space on Davis Drive to new offices in the Perimeter Park corporate campus.


Privacy & Data Security Blog Offers “Data Points”
Firm’s Privacy & Data Security team launches blog to keep businesses informed of prominent rulings and trends, (October 2014)

Moore & Van Allen’s Privacy & Data Security team has launched the blog “Data Points.”


Marketing & BD Department Receive LMASE YHA recongnition
(October 2014)

LMASE awarded MVA's Marketing & Business Development department with two 2014 Your Honor Awards.


McGinnis Discusses EEOC Lawsuit
HR Compliance Bulletin, (October 2014)

Charlotte Member Karin McGinnis was quoted in HR Compliance Bulletin's spotlight article.


Member Named to CPCC Board of Trustees
(October 2014)

Member Scott Syfert was appointed to the Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) Board of Trustees.


DHEC Appoints Hagood & Kerr to Monitor Closed Landfill
The State, (October 2014)

Members Ben Hagood and Robert Kerr were named in The State for their DHEC appointment as interim managers of closed landfill site.


Smith Joins ASC Fall Panel
(October 2014)

Charlotte Bankruptcy Member Zach Smith was invited to serve as an ASC Cultural Project Grant Program panelist.


Human Trafficking Project Makes Front Page Headlines
Carolina Paralegal News, (October 2014)

The Firm's Human Trafficking Project, and project leaders Sarah Byrne, Stephanie Gryder, and Sally Hentz, were featured on the front page article of Carolina Paralegal News.


Clay Elected to Serve as ABA District Representative
(October 2014)

Cabell Clay was appointed the North Carolina Bar Association Young Lawyers Division’s District Representative to the American Bar Association.


Syfert Again Featured on "Charlotte Talks"
(September 2014)

Charlotte Corporate Member Scott Syfert was a guest on the WFAE 90.7 show "Charlotte Talks."


Taylor Discusses FTC Role in Cybersecurity Debate
FedScoop, (September 2014)

Todd Taylor was quoted in FedScoop on September 16, discussing the FTC’s influence in cybersecurity matters.


Gaskins Selected for Leadership Charleston
(September 2014)

Charleston Associate Brandon Gaskins was selected to participate in Leadership Charleston.


Lluberas Selected for Leadership Charlotte
(September 2014)

Luis Lluberas was accepted into the most recent Leadership Charlotte class.


Clay Elected to CFCR Board
(September 2014)

Cabell Clay was named to the Council for Children's Rights Board of Directors.


McGinnis Named Second Harvest Board of Directors Chair
(September 2014)

Karin McGinnis was elected to serve as the Second Harvest Board of Directors Chair.


Firm Named for CLT Joules Support
The Charlotte Observer, (August 2014)

MVA was named for its support of energy incubator CLT Joules in The Charlotte Observer.


Best Lawyers Recognizes 77 Moore & Van Allen Attorneys
Members Ghidina and Oates each named a “Lawyer of the Year”, (August 2014)

Seventy-seven attorneys representing each of Moore & Van Allen's three offices were listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015.


Flynn Discusses LAWA Efforts
Pride Magazine - Charlotte's Multicultural Resource Magazine, (August 2014)

Charlotte Employee Benefits Member Ana Flynn was quoted and pictured in the July-August 2014 issue of Pride Magazine


Moore & Van Allen Invests in Success of Queen City Forward Entrepreneurs
Firm aligns resources to support and cement partnership with growing business incubator entity, (August 2014)

IP Team Receives International Recognition
Firm’s patent practice and members Lupo, Ransom, Ward, and Wilson ranked
IAM Patent 1000, (August 2014)

MVA's IP team received top recognition in the IAM Patent 1000, and four Charlotte IP members were listed as "recommended" attorneys.


Bilas Addresses NCAA Ruling
Bloomberg News, Indianapolis Business Journal, (August 2014)

Charlotte attorney Jay Bilas discussed the recent NCAA ruling with the Indianapolis Business Journal and Bloomberg News.


Bloomfield Addresses GC Privilege Obstacle
Law360, (August 2014)

Litigation Member Neil Bloomfield was quoted in Law360's article addressing attorney-client privilege.


MVA Represents Pike in High Profile Acquisition
(August 2014)

Moore & Van Allen's Corporate team represented Pike Corporation in their move to go private.


"CBJ Seen" Highlights Public Service Luncheon
Charlotte Business Journal, (August 2014)

The Charlotte Business Journal published "MVA making a difference," a recap and photos from the 2014 Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Luncheon, in their August 1 issue.


Jeter & Taylor Address Safe Harbor Framework
InsideCounsel, (July 2014)

Breana Jeter & Todd Taylor published a column on the EU-U.S. Safe Harbor agreement on July 17.


McGrath Addresses One of 2014's Biggest Environmental Cases
Law360, (July 2014)

Charlotte Environmental Member Peter McGrath provided Law360 with commentary on one of 2014's biggest environmental cases to date.


Managing IP Ranks Intellectual Property Practice
Four Members Named "IP Stars"
Managing IP, (July 2014)

The Firm's IP practice was "Highly Recommended" by Managing IP, and Lupo, Hanks, Moore and Ward were all named "IP Stars."


Gwaltney’s ALI-CLE Earns Bloomberg Coverage
Bloomberg BNA, (July 2014)

The ALI-CLE co-conducted by Member Larry Gwaltney was covered by Bloomberg BNA.


Firm Hosts 13th Annual Public Service Luncheon
Cabell Clay receives 2014 Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Award, (July 2014)

The Firm held its annual Public Service Luncheon in June, celebrating 10,000 hours of pro bono and public service in 2013.


Clay "For the public good"
North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, (July 2014)

Associate Cabell Clay was featured in a North Carolina Lawyers Weekly pro bono profile on July 21.


Stukes Publishes Final YLD Column
Mecklenburg Bar News, (June 2014)

Litigation Associate Taylor Stukes published his final Mecklenburg Bar News Young Lawyers Division Column in June.


Gwaltney Addresses Dudenhoeffer Ruling
Law360, (June 2014)

Law360 published Litigation Member Larry Gwaltney’s commentary on the impact of the Supreme Court ruling in Fifth Third Bancorp v. Dudenhoeffer.


Heslin Speaks to D.C. Circuit FERC Ruling
Law360, (June 2014)

Energy Member Brian Heslin was quoted in the Law360 article “FERC Pipeline Enviro Reviews No Longer a Breeze."


Moore & Van Allen Announces Human Trafficking Pro Bono Project
Firm launches program to combat modern-day slavery; hosts training with national trafficking expert for lawyers and victim advocates, (June 2014)

Smith Named for Puerto Rico Turnaround Event Participation
Caribbean Business, (June 2014)

Member Zach Smith was named in Caribbean Business for his participation at Debtwire Municipal’s Puerto Rico Turnaround event.


Hanna & Zirkle Honored at NCBA Annual Meeting
(June 2014)

Charlotte attorneys George Hanna and Kimberly Zirkle were honored at the NCBA Annual Meeting on June 20.


Smith Appointed to RecyclonomicsSC Board
(June 2014)

MVA Public Affairs Counsel Rob Smith was appointed to the Recyclonomics Board of Directors.


Taylor & Jeter Author Article on Data Security Practices
InsideCounsel, (June 2014)

Todd Taylor & Breana Jeter were published by InsideCounsel on June 2.


McGinnis Discusses Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center
Law360, (June 2014)

Karin McGinnis was quoted in Law360's article about the Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center.


Smith Authors Article on PR Municipal Situation
Law360, (June 2014)

Law360 published Zach Smith's article on the municipal situation in Puerto Rico.


MVA Practices & Attorneys Among Chambers’ Finest
(June 2014)

Chambers & Partners recognized eight MVA practice groups and 28 MVA attorneys in their 2014 guide.


McGrath Addresses Carbon Rules
Law360, (May 2014)

Peter McGrath addressed rules capping carbon emissions from existing power plants.


Attorneys Fire Up Engines for Kulwicki Driver Program
(May 2014)

Attorneys Mark Horn and Matt Kain played an instrumental role in the launch of the Kulwicki Driver Development Program.


Syfert Discusses New Book with NCLW
North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, (May 2014)

A Q&A with Member Scott Syfert published in NCLW on May 26.


Kerr Elected SC Bankruptcy Law Association Vice President
(May 2014)

Charleston Member Robert Kerr, Jr. was elected the 2014 South Carolina Law Bankruptcy Association Vice President.


McGrath Discusses EPA Regulation
Law360, (May 2014)

Environmental Member Peter McGrath was quoted in Law360 on May 20.


Syfert Featured on "Charlotte Talks"
(May 2014)

Scott Syfert was featured on the May 20 segment of WFAE's "Charlotte Talks" with Mike Collins.


Efird Wins Republican Primary
(May 2014)

Litigation Attorney Martha Efird won the Republican primary election for Mecklenburg Clerk of Court.


Smith Invited to Join ASC Panel
(May 2014)

Charlotte Bankruptcy Member Zach Smith was invited to serve as an Arts & Science Council Cultural Project Grant Program panelists.


Moore & Van Allen in a “Frenzy” to Fight Hunger!
Firm raised 75,600 pounds of food, earning title of Legal Feeding Frenzy Large Firm division winner for second consecutive year, (May 2014)

Wilson Reviews the "Burden" of Patent Infringement
Bloomberg BNA Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal, (April 2014)

Mark Wilson was published in Bloomberg BNA's Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal on April 25.


Firm & Attorneys Honored for Pro Bono Service to Domestic Violence Victims
(April 2014)

The Firm, along with Member Paul Peralta, Associates Cabell Clay and Mindy Vervais, and Conflicts Counsel Sarah Byrne received Safe Alliance’s Commitment to Justice Award at the inaugural Barrister’s Ball.


Nutley Named William & Mary Alumni Chapter VP
(April 2014)

Charleston Member Ashley Nutley was named vice president of the William & Mary Alumni Association Lowcountry Chapter.


Jeter & McGinnis Address FTC Enforcement Actions
InsideCounsel, (April 2014)

Charlotte Associate Breana Jeter and Member Karin McGinnis published a piece on recent FTC actions in InsideCounsel.


Charleston Office Highlighted for Cutting Edge Office Furniture
Post & Courier, (April 2014)

The Firm's Charleston office and Member Chris Ogiba were named in the Post & Courier on April 8.


MVA is Second Largest in the State
Lawyers Weekly, (April 2014)

MVA ranks as the second largest in North Carolina, according to a Lawyers Weekly survey.


Weindruch Invited to Judge Davidson Venture Tournament
(April 2014)

Charlotte Associate Emmett Weindruch served as a judge at Davidson College's Next Play Venture Tournament.


Heslin Addresses Campaign Against Energy Regulator
Bloomberg, (April 2014)

Energy Member Brian Heslin was quoted in the Bloomberg article "Hedge Fund Twins Stage Campaign Against Energy Regulator."


Eleven Attorneys Named to 2013 Pro Bono Honor Roll
(April 2014)

Eleven MVA attorneys were named to the Access to Justice Pro Bono Partners Program 2013 Honor Roll.


Taylor Discusses FTC Ruling
Law360, (April 2014)

Senior Counsel Todd Taylor discussed a recent FTC ruling with Law360.


MVA Ranked by Law360
(April 2014)

Moore & Van Allen was ranked on the Law360 400.


Price Co-Chairs Chamber Inter City Visit
(April 2014)

Walter Price was invited to serve as co-chair of the Charlotte Chamber's 60th Inter City Visit.


MVA & Piedmont Natural Gas Observe Bar Association Legal Feeding Frenzy at Second Harvest
(March 2014)

MVA & Piedmont Natural Gas partnered to stuff backpacks in support of Second Harvest Food Bank and the 2014 Legal Feeding Frenzy.


Firm Named in Coverage of Coal Ash Proposal
The Charlotte Observer, Winston-Salem Journal, (March 2014)

MVA was named in The Charlotte Observer and Winston-Salem Journal articles about a coal ash plan proposed to Charlotte City Council.


Member Publishes Acclaimed "MecDec" Book
Scott Syfert delves into Mecklenburg County history, (March 2014)

Scott Syfert's original non-fiction book explores "one of the greatest mysteries in American history."


Heslin Discusses FERC Enforcement Probe
Law360, (March 2014)

Brian Heslin was quoted in Law360 article about FERC.


Lowery Named to WFU Board
(March 2014)

Charleston Member Cynthia Lowery was named to the Wake Forest University Law School Board of Visitors.


Moore & Van Allen’s Research Triangle Office to Relocate this Fall
(March 2014)

MVA's Research Triangle office will be moving to the Perimeter Park campus in October 2014.


Clay Offers Remarks at Feeding Frenzy Press Event
(March 2014)

Litigation Associate Cabell Clay offered remarks as a Legal Feeding Frenzy spokesperson at a press conference on March 6.


Bankruptcy Member Addresses Puerto Rico Bond Situation
Debtwire Municipals, (March 2014)

Bankruptcy Member Zach Smith is quoted in Debtwire Municipals' Puerto Rico bond article.


Heslin's Energy Interdependency Blog Spurs Media
CFTC posts published by multiple media outlets, (March 2014)

Heslin's blog earns interest from multiple industry publications.


Heslin Again Weighs in on Keystone XL
Law360, (March 2014)

Law360 quoted MVA Energy and Litigation Member on the Keystone XL pipeline matter for a second time.


MVA a Healthiest Employers Finalist
(March 2014)

MVA was named a finalist of the Charlotte Business Journal’s Healthiest Employers Awards!


Stukes' Monthly Columns Publish
Mecklenburg Bar News, (March 2014)

Associate Taylor Stukes’ monthly Mecklenburg County Bar (MCB) Young Lawyers Division (YLD) column published in the February 2014 and March 2014 issues of Mecklenburg Bar News.


Bilas Featured in Business North Carolina
(March 2014)

MVA Attorney Jay Bilas was profiled in Business North Carolina's February issue.


MVA is NC's Second Largest Firm
Charlotte Business Journal, (February 2014)

Moore & Van Allen earned the second place spot on the CBJ's 2014 list of largest N.C. law firms.


Two MVA Attorneys Awarded by NCBA
Hanna & Zirkle to be formally honored at NCBA Annual Meeting, (February 2014)

The NCBA has named George Hanna a Citizen Lawyer and Kimberly Zirkle the William Thorp Award winner.


Charleston Office Hosts Local B2B Group
(February 2014)

Moore & Van Allen’s Charleston office hosted the Porter-Gaud Business-to-Business Networking Group for a rooftop social.


Heslin Addresses Keystone XL Pipeline Decision
Law360 and The Washington Times, (February 2014)

Energy Member Brian Heslin provided media with insight on the Keystone XL pipeline decision.


Grimes Serves as UNC Adjunct Professor
(February 2014)

Beth Grimes is teaching a UNC School of Law Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation course in the Spring 2014 and 2015 semesters.


NCOAA Appoints MVA Public Affairs
(February 2014)

The North Carolina Outdoor Advertising Association has hired MVA's Public Affairs team to help with lobbying efforts.


IP Practice Recommended by World Trademark Review
Managing Member Arlene Hanks featured as a leading trademark practitioner
World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals, (February 2014)

WTR recommended the Firm's Intellectual Property practice, and named Arlene Hanks one of nine leading North Carolina trademark practitioners.


McGrath Comments on EPA Cooling Water Plan
Law360, (February 2014)

Environmental Member Peter McGrath was quoted in Law360 on February 19.


Litigation Members Highlighted for Role in Appellate Case
North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, (February 2014)

Litigation Members Tom Myrick, Mark Nebrig and Jonathan Watkins were highlighted in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly on February 17.


Member Discusses Landmark Asbestos Ruling
North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, (February 2014)

Member Mark Nebrig was quoted in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly for role in landmark asbestos case.


Smith Invited to Speak at BU Symposium on Distressed Municipalities
(February 2014)

Bankruptcy Member Zach Smith was invited to speak at a Boston University School of Law symposium on Distressed Municipalities.


Myrick & Team See Nine-Year Long Case End in Win
(February 2014)

MVA Litigation team sees case pending for nine years come to successful close.


Firm Serves as Equity Holder Counsel in Landmark Asbestos Ruling
(February 2014)

RBH served as lead counsel and MVA as equity holder counsel, in a closely watched mass tort trial to determine the aggregate responsibility of Garlock Sealing Technologies LLC for present and projected future mesothelioma claims against it.


Taylor's Social Media Insight Republished
Employment Law Strategist, (February 2014)

Social media article by Charlotte Senior Counsel Todd Taylor was republished in Employment Law Strategist.


Forty-four Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers
(January 2014)

Forty-four total MVA attorneys were named to either Super Lawyers’ 2014 list of top attorneys in North Carolina, or the 2014 Rising Stars list.


McGrath Addresses Policy Surrounding WV Chemical Spill
Law360, (January 2014)

Peter McGrath was quoted in a Law360 article about policy surrounding the chemical spill in West Virginia.


Economic Development Practice Group Highlighted
Charlotte Business Journal, (January 2014)

The Charlotte Business Journal highlighted the Firm's Economic Development practice group in a January 14 article.


Locklair Named to Florence Crittenton Board
(January 2014)

Charleston Associate Jason Locklair was asked to serve on the Florence Crittenton Board.


Firm Tops Business Journal List
Charlotte Business Journal, (January 2014)

The Firm was ranked on two Charlotte Business Journal lists that published on January 10.


Moore & Van Allen Announces Newly-Elected Members
(January 2014)

Moore & Van Allen has elected eight attorneys as new members of the Firm.


Nebrig Addresses FINRA with Westlaw
Westlaw Journal Derivatives, (December 2013)

Litigation Member Mark Nebrig addresses future FINRA arbitration litigation in Westlaw Journal Derivatives.


Member's Deal Featured in Bankruptcy Newsletter, Turnarounds & Workouts
(December 2013)

Charlotte Bankruptcy Member Zach Smith was quoted in a December 2013 Turnarounds & Workouts article.


Real Estate Member Quoted in Case Coverage
Charlotte Business Journal, (December 2013)

Real Estate Member Jeff Brown was quoted in the Charlotte Business Journal.


Stukes Continues YLD Articles
Mecklenburg Bar News, (December 2013)

Charlotte Litigation Associate Taylor Stukes was published in the November 2013 and December 2013 issues of Mecklenburg Bar News.


Gryder Elected Advisory Board Chair
(December 2013)

Manager of Diversity and Community Initiatives Stephanie Gryder was elected chair of the Mecklenburg County Women’s Advisory Board.


Pickett Elected to Heroes Fund Board
(December 2013)

Corporate Associate Ben Pickett was elected to the North Carolina Heroes Fund Board of Directors.


McGrath Quoted in OSHA Piece
Bloomberg BNA Occupational Safety & Health Reporter, (December 2013)

Charlotte Litigation and Environmental Member Peter McGrath was quoted by Bloomberg BNA.


Lights, Camera, Action! Public Affairs Produces Video for Non-Profit
Film debuted at Community Building Initiative’s annual Stakeholders Breakfast, (December 2013)

Taylor Authors Insight on Social Media
The Corporate Counselor, (December 2013)

Senior Counsel Todd Taylor was published on the front page of The Corporate Counselor's December issue.


Charlotte Chamber Awards Firm for Diversity Efforts
MVA presented with Belk Innovation in Diversity Award at Annual Meeting, (December 2013)

The Charlotte Chamber has awarded MVA with the Belk Innovation in Diversity Award.


Bowen Addresses Health Payment Reform
Charlotte Business Journal, (November 2013)

Carol Bowen was published in the Charlotte Business Journal on November 29.


Heslin Authors Piece on Shift in Natural Gas Flow
Pipeline & Gas Journal, (November 2013)

Energy Member Brian Heslin was published in Pipeline & Gas Journal's November issue.


Taylor Overviews Stored Communications Act
Bloomberg Social Media Law & Policy Report, (November 2013)

Senior Counsel Todd Taylor published social media insight in Bloomberg BNA's Social Media Law & Policy Report.


Firm Receives 2014 Diversity Leader Award
Profiles in Diversity Journal, (November 2013)

Profiles in Diversity Journal has named the Firm a 2014 Diversity Leader.


MVA Recognized with Top-Tier “Best Law Firms” Rankings
(November 2013)

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® have recognized MVA in their 2014 “Best Law Firms” rankings.


Phillips Completes Wage & Hour Treatise Revision
BNA Books, (November 2013)

General Counsel Randy Phillips completed revisions to the North Carolina chapter in Wage and Hour Laws: A State by State Survey.


MVA Sponsoring CLT Joules Energy Innovation Group
Firm providing financial support and pro bono legal work, (November 2013)

CLT Joules has Moore & Van Allen fully charged-- The Firm has committed to three years of financial and pro bono support.


McGinnis' Advice on Reducing Liability Republished
Employment Law Strategist, (November 2013)

Charlotte Employment & Labor Member Karin McGinnis was published by Employment Law Strategist.


Zaloom Joins Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Executive Challenge
Member highlighted in Triangle Business Journal for involvement, (November 2013)

Research Triangle Member John Zaloom was a successful participant in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Executive Challenge.


Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Moore & Van Allen for Sixth Consecutive Year
Named a “recommended” firm; nine Charlotte members identified as “stars”, (October 2013)

The Firm was listed as “recommended” for litigation in North Carolina in the 2014 edition of Benchmark Litigation. Nine Charlotte Litigation members were also recognized.


Phillips Elected NC Board of Law Examiners Chair
(October 2013)

MVA General Counsel Randy Phillips was elected Chair of the North Carolina Board of Law Examiners.


Pro Bono Net Features Zirkle as Guest Blogger
Connecting Justice Communities, (October 2013)

Financial Services Associate Kimberly Zirkle was featured as a guest blogger on Pro Bono Net’s "Connecting Justice Communities" blog.


Stukes Featured on News 14
(October 2013)

Litigation Associate Taylor Stukes was featured on News 14 Carolina.


Member to be Honored at Beard Group Banquet
Zach Smith will receive "Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer" Award
Turnarounds & Workouts, (October 2013)

Zach Smith will be formally presented with Turnarounds & Workouts' restructuring award.


Lincoln, Tyler Case Featured in SC and NC Lawyers Weekly
(October 2013)

MVA Bankruptcy Member's Arrival Highlighted Nationally
Smith's arrival publicized by Law360, Daily Bankruptcy News, Dow Jones, National Law Journal and more, (October 2013)

Charlotte Bankruptcy Member Zach Smith's arrival has been featured in numerous national media outlets.


Chinuntdet a "Portrait of Pro Humanitate"
Member Profiled in Wake Forest Feature
Wake Forest Magazine, (October 2013)

Financial Services Member John Chinuntdet was profiled in Wake Forest Magazine's "Pro Humanitate Issue."


Moore & Van Allen Welcomes New Bankruptcy Member
Zachary H. Smith joins the Firm’s Charlotte office, (October 2013)

MVA welcomes Zach Smith to the Charlotte office Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring team.


McGinnis Shares Advice on Reducing Liability When Hiring
Corporate Counsel, (October 2013)

Member Karin McGinnis' article on how to safely hire a competitor's employee was published in Corporate Counsel.


Firm Noted in Time Warner/DukeNet Acquisition Media
(October 2013)

MVA, as DukeNet counsel, has received multiple mentions in pieces surrounding the Time Warner Cable/DukeNet acquisition.


Sizemore's Third "Counsel Commentary" Publishes
InsideCounsel, (October 2013)

Employment & Labor Member Russ Sizemore's third and final "Counsel Commentary" column was published by InsideCounsel on October 7.


MVA Represents at LMASE Conference
(October 2013)

Litigation Member and Marketing & Business Development team members participated in and were recognized at the 2013 LMASE Conference.


NBC Airs Gilson's Citizen Schools Interview Nationally
(October 2013)

NBC featured MVA Member and Citizen Schools Advisory Board Chairman John Gilson discussing Citizen Schools’ initiatives.


Carrano Quoted in Immigration Reform Piece
Yahoo News, (October 2013)

Yahoo News quotes Immigration Associate Amanda Carrano in immigration reform piece.


Managing IP Features MVA Member as One of Top Women in Field
Arlene Hanks Ranked in Inaugural “IP Stars – Top 250 Women in IP”, (October 2013)

Research Triangle Managing Member and Trademark Team Leader Arlene Hanks was featured in “IP Stars-Top 250 Women in IP.”


Heslin's Natural Gas-Electric Coordination Article Published
EnergyPulse, (September 2013)

EnergyPulse, part of EnergyCentral.com,published Charlotte Energy Member Brian Heslin's article “The State of Natural Gas and Electric Interdependency: FERC's 2nd Quarterly Update on Natural Gas-Electric Coordination."


Vervais a Charlotte ATHENA Award Nominee
Nominated for Young Professional Leadership Award, (September 2013)

Litigation Associate Mindy Vervais was nominated for the 2013 Charlotte ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award.


Sizemore's Second "Counsel Commentary" Published
InsideCounsel, (September 2013)

Weindruch Publishes Legal Considerations of Big Data
Charlotte Business Journal, (September 2013)

IP Attorney Emmett Weindruch was published in the Charlotte Business Journal on September 20.


2014 Feeding Frenzy Dates Set
(September 2013)

The NCBA announced the 2014 Legal Feeding Frenzy Dates, quoting Charlotte Attorney Cabell Clay.


Firm Honored at Second Annual Pro Bono Awards
Received Outstanding Service Award from Legal Aid of North Carolina, (September 2013)

Legal Aid of North Carolina honored MVA with an Outstanding Firm Service Award at the 2013 Pro Bono Awards.


Myrick's Estate Representation Receives Media Attention
Charlotte Business Journal, (September 2013)

Litigation Member Tom Myrick was quoted in the Charlotte Business Journal’s Real Estate Roundup section on September 16.


Sizemore Provides Employment "Counsel Commentary"
InsideCounsel, (September 2013)

Employment & Labor Member Russ Sizemore was published in InsideCounsel on September 9.


Second Harvest Presents Community Award to MVA
Recognized Firm at Appreciation Luncheon for Feeding Frenzy Efforts, (September 2013)

Second Harvest Food Bank honored MVA with a Community Partnership Award at their 2013 Partner Appreciation Luncheon.


Byrne Teaching Women and Law Class at Charlotte School of Law
(September 2013)

Charlotte Conflicts Counsel Sarah Byrne is teaching the Fall 2013 "Women and the Law" class at Charlotte School of Law.


Stukes Published by MCB
Mecklenburg Bar News, (September 2013)

Charlotte Litigation Associate Taylor Stukes was published in the September 2013 Mecklenburg Bar News.


Best Lawyers Recognizes 77 MVA Attorneys
Members Fisher, Johnson, Hagood each named a “Lawyer of the Year”, (August 2013)

Seventy-seven MVA attorneys and 19 Firm practice areas were represented in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014.


Brown is "On the Level"
The Mecklenburg Times, (August 2013)

Real Estate Member Jeff Brown was featured in The Mecklenburg Times on August 27.


Gwaltney's Final ERISA Column Published
InsideCounsel, (August 2013)

The final piece of Litigation Member Larry Gwaltney’s three-part InsideCounsel series published on August 26.


Zirkle "For the public good"
North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, (August 2013)

Kimberly Zirkle appeared in a Lawyers Weekly pro bono profile.


McGinnis Speaks to ADA Claims
Employment Alert, (August 2013)

Member Karin McGinnis addresses ADA-ready job descriptions in Employment Alert.


Kirk Quoted in Healthcare Risk Management
(August 2013)

Health Care Counsel Kimberly Kirk was quoted in the August 2013 Healthcare Risk Management.


Part II of Gwaltney’s ERISA Series Published
Column is second in three-part series
InsideCounsel, (August 2013)

Litigation Member Larry Gwaltney is authoring a three-part ERISA series for InsideCounsel. Part II published on August 12.


Stukes Published in Bar Newsletter
Litigation Associate Encourages YLD Involvement
Mecklenburg Bar News, (August 2013)

Charlotte Litigation associate and YLD Chair Taylor Stukes authored a piece for the Mecklenburg Bar News.


Heslin Published by Energy Central
Shares insight surrounding Dodd-Frank
EnergyPulse, (August 2013)

Lathrop Offers Insight on Litigation Landscape
InsideCounsel, (August 2013)

Member Tony Lathrop was quoted in InsideCounsel addressing use of arbitration agreements to limit companies' exposure to class actions and arbitrations.


Real Estate Member Elected a UNC Chapel Hill Trustee
(August 2013)

Real Estate Member Jeff Brown was elected to serve on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Board of Trustees.


Civil Rights Sit-In Commemorated at Charleston Office
Marker unveiled in front of Kress; presentation held in MVA conference room, (August 2013)

The Preservation Society distinguished the Kress Building during a ceremony and presentation inside MVA’s office.


Gwaltney’s ERISA Insight Published
Column is first in three-part series.
InsideCounsel, (July 2013)

Litigation Member Larry Gwaltney is authoring a three-part InsideCounsel column on ERISA plans for litigation.


Myrick Discusses Justice Initiatives on News 14
(July 2013)

Charlotte Litigation Member Tom Myrick was interviewed by News 14 Carolina about Justice Initiatives.


Service Luncheon Spotlighted in "CBJ Seen"
Charlotte Business Journal, (July 2013)

The Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Luncheon and winners were spotlighted in "CBJ Seen".


Higley Named MCB Business Law Chair
(July 2013)

Employee Benefits Associate Janet Higley was appointed to serve as Mecklenburg County Bar Business Law Section Chair.


Horne Completes Bar Leadership Program
(July 2013)

Intellectual Property Associate Patrick Horne graduated from the joint Mecklenburg County Bar/Mecklenburg Bar Foundation Bar Leadership Institute.


Stukes Elected Mecklenburg Bar YLD Chair
(July 2013)

Charlotte Litigation Associate Taylor Stukes was elected to chair the Mecklenburg County Bar Young Lawyers Division.


Managing IP Ranks Moore & Van Allen IP Practice Tier 1
Dick Lupo, Arlene Hanks, Chuck Moore and Henry Ward Named "IP Stars", (July 2013)

MVA's Intellectual Property practice received a Tier 1 “Highly Recommended” ranking.


McDowell Speaks to Task Force Initiatives
The Charlotte Observer, (July 2013)

Litigation Member Valecia McDowell was quoted in The Charlotte Observer on July 14.


Myrick Named Incoming Justice Initiatives Chair
(July 2013)

Litigation Member Tom Myrick was named the Incoming Chair of the nonprofit judicial advocacy organization Justice Initiatives.


Corporate Attorney Graduates Leadership Charleston
Bill Rust a member of the 2013 Leadership Charleston class, (July 2013)

Corporate Associate Bill Rust graduated from the Charleston Chamber's Leadership Charleston program.


Service Contributions Celebrated at 12th Annual Public Service Luncheon
Firm recognizes philanthropy of attorneys, staff and community partner Piedmont Natural Gas, (July 2013)

MVA honored select Firm attorneys, staff and community partner Piedmont Natural Gas at its 12th annual Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Luncheon.


Litigation Attorney a "Star of the Quarter"
Clay awarded for role as Legal Feeding Frenzy Co-Chair, (July 2013)

Cabell Clay was named one of the North Carolina Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Stars of the Quarter.


Pedernales Teaches Media Law at Charlotte School of Law
(June 2013)

Public Affairs Attorney Leslie Pedernales taught a Spring 2013 Mass Media Law Class at Charlotte School of Law, and will teach the same class for the Fall 2013 semester.


American Heart Association Names MVA Fit-Friendly Worksite
Firm’s Burgeoning Wellness Program Supports Fit-Friendly Designation, (June 2013)

The American Heart Association named Moore & Van Allen a 2013 national Fit-Friendly Worksite.


McDowell Named 2013 Citizen Lawyer
(June 2013)

Litigation Member Valecia McDowell was named a 2013 recipient of the North Carolina Bar Association’s Citizen Lawyer Award.


Bowen Receives Women in Business Award
Charlotte Business Journal, (June 2013)

Member Carol Bowen received one of the Charlotte Business Journal's 2013 Women in Business Awards on June 20.


“The North Carolina Class Action,” Presented at the North Carolina Superior Court Judges' Summer Conference
(June 19, 2013)

Lathrop presents to the state’s Superior Court Judges.


Meade Authors Crowdfunding Analysis
Bloomberg Law, (June 2013)

Member Carolyn Meade published a piece for Bloomberg Law that overviews crowdfunding provisions in the JOBS Act.


Taylor Addresses "Digital Boundaries" in HR Publication
Human Resource Executive Online, (June 2013)

Todd Taylor weighs in on social media password legislation in Human Resource Executive Online.


Litigation Members Featured in Diversity Publication
Profiles in Diversity Journal Spotlights McDowell & Heslin
Profiles in Diversity Journal, (June 2013)

Litigation Members Valecia McDowell and Brian Heslin were spotlighted in the May/June Profiles in Diversity Journal.


IP Team Receives International Recognition
Group and Members Lupo, Ransom, Ward and Wilson rated in IAM Patent 1000, (June 2013)

The IP practice received top-tier recognition in the second edition of IAM Patent 1000— The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners. IP Members Dick Lupo, Kevin Ransom, Henry Ward and Mark Wilson were also listed as "recommended" attorneys.


Carrano Dissects Immigration Bill
Piece spells out the bottom line of BSEOIMA
Law360, (June 2013)

Amanda Carrano co-wrote an overview of the Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013.


Charleston Member Elected to Local Non-Profit Board
(June 2013)

Bankruptcy Member Robert Kerr was elected to serve on the South Carolina Bankruptcy Law Association’s (SCBLA) 2013-2014 Executive Board.


McDowell's Task Force Leadership Highlighted by Media
The Charlotte Observer & WFAE 90.7

Member Valecia McDowell is a co-chair of the Arts & Science Council’s Cultural Life Task Force, and in conjunction, served as a panelist on WFAE 90.7’s “Charlotte Talks” and was quoted in The Charlotte Observer.


MVA Practices & Attorneys Among Chambers' Finest
Seven practice groups and 21 attorneys named in 2013 Chambers USA Guide, (May 2013)

Seven Moore & Van Allen practice groups and 21 individual attorneys were recognized in the 2013 Chambers USA Guide.


President's Volunteer Award Presented to MVA Member
(May 2013)

Charlotte Litigation Member Brian Heslin was recognized with the Corporation for National and Community Service’s President’s Volunteer Service Award.


Meade Named Incoming Board Chair of Local Philanthropy
(May 2013)

MVA Member Carolyn Meade was named the 2013-2014 Women's Impact Fund Incoming Board Chair.


Firm Highlighted for SC Growth
The Am Law Daily, (May 2013)

The Am Law Daily referenced MVA's growth within the South Carolina market.


Moore & Van Allen Attorneys and Firm Honored by Safe Alliance
Clay & Vervais Named Pro Bono Attorneys of the Year; Firm Presented with Commitment to Justice Award, (May 2013)

Safe Alliance honored Moore & Van Allen and Litigation Attorneys Cabell Clay and Mindy Vervais at the 3rd Annual Legal Representation Project Attorney Appreciation Event.


Member Represents Citizen Schools Locally & Beyond
John Gilson speaks for organization in Charlotte and D.C., (May 2013)

Member John Gilson speaks for Citizen Schools in Charlotte and at the nation's capital.


Hanna's Words of Wisdom Echoed in Bar News
Mecklenburg Bar News, (May 2013)

Member George Hanna's words from his 2004 term as Mecklenburg Bar President were published in the May 2013 Mecklenburg Bar News.


Pedernales Featured in Women in Law Special Report
Charlotte Business Journal, (May 2013)

Leslie Pedernales was featured in a Charlotte Business Journal special "Women in Law" article.


Taylor Publishes Social Media Policy Insight
Westlaw Journal Computer & Internet, (May 2013)

Senior Counsel Todd Taylor published social media insight for employers in Westlaw Journal Computer & Internet.


Johnson Elected to Centre College Board
(April 2013)

Charlotte Financial Services Member Lea Johnson was elected the newest member of Centre College’s Board of Trustees.


Moore & Van Allen Recognized for “Frenzy” to End Hunger
Named Large Firm division winner of 2013 Legal Feeding Frenzy by Attorney General, (April 2013)

Attorney General Roy Cooper named Moore & Van Allen the Large Firm division winner in the 2013 Legal Feeding Frenzy.


MVA & Citizen Schools Enable Students' First Courtroom Experience
Mock trial conducted as apprenticeship WOW! event, (April 2013)

MVA attorneys provide local middle school students with trial experience through Citizen Schools' mock trial apprenticeship.


MVA Noted for Practice Area Growth
North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, (April 2013)

The Firm was ranked and highlighted for notable practice area growth in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly.


Kerr Elected President of Local American Inns of Court Chapter
(April 2013)

Charleston Member Robert Kerr was elected to serve as the 2013-2014 President of the The James L. Petigru American Inn of Court.


Lathrop Advises on Client Service
Law360, (April 2013)

Litigation Member Tony Lathrop was quoted in the number one article on Law360’s Top 10 Most Read Articles list for the week of April 15.


McGinnis & Zaloom Address FLSA Ruling
Law360, (April 2013)

Employment Members Karin McGinnis and John Zaloom provided Law360 with insight on why the Genesis HealthCare Corp. et al. v. Laura Symczyk 5-4 ruling was significant.


Firm Pro Bono Initiatives in the Spotlight
Lawyers Weekly, (April 2013)

The Firm's pro bono efforts were featured in the Lawyers Weekly article "At Moore & Van Allen, pro bono is good business."


Ward Invited to Join LESI Delegates Board
(April 2013)

Member Henry Ward was invited to join the LESI Board of Delegates.


Heslin Energy Perspective Published
Energy & Mining International, (April 2013)

Energy and Litigation Member Brian Heslin was published in Energy & Mining International.


Lanning Named a Leadership Council Fellow
Selected for 2013 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellows Class, (April 2013)

Litigation Member Joshua D. Lanning was selected to join the 2013 class of Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) Fellows.


Bilas & Hawfield in Observer Feature
(April 2013)

Jay Bilas was the subject of a Charlotte Observer feature story on March 31. Member Ben Hawfield was also quoted in the article.


IP Member Teaches UNC Law Class
(April 2013)

Research Triangle Park IP Member Tristan Fuierer is co-teaching a patent prosecution class offered within UNC School of Law’s curriculum.


Member Named Exclusive Client Choice Award Recipient
Johnson the sole winner in state's Employment & Labor category, (April 2013)

Member Danny Johnson was named the exclusive 2013 Client Choice award winner in North Carolina’s Employment & Labor category.


Lluberas Shares Bar Mentoring Program Experience
Mecklenburg Bar News, (April 2013)

Bankruptcy Attorney Luis Lluberas co-authored an article published in the Mecklenburg County Bar’s (MCB) April newsletter.


Two Attorneys Recognized for Council Involvement
Mecklenburg Bar News, (March 2013)

Taylor Stukes and Stacey Vandiford were recognized and pictured in the Young Lawyers Division section of the MCB's Mecklenburg Bar News.


Charleston Office Move Garners Additional Media
(March 2013)

Moore & Van Allen's Charleston office move has been highlighted in a number of media outlets.


Meade Honored as a Most Influential Woman
The Mecklenburg Times, (March 2013)

Corporate Member Carolyn Meade was named to The Mecklenburg Times 2013 list of 50 Most Influential Women.


MVA Member & Teams Recognized Internationally
Hanks, Intellectual Property and Corporate Practice Groups Named in WTR 1000, (March 2013)

The IP team and Research Triangle Park Managing Member and Trademark Team Leader Arlene Hanks were recommended within the 2013 edition of WTR 1000.


Firm Corporate Cup Team Enjoys Strong Showing
Team MVA placed third in Corporate Cup Challenge, (March 2013)

The Firm's Corporate Cup Team enjoyed a strong showing, and placed third in Corporate Cup Challenge.


Feeding Frenzy & Backpack Event Earn Local & National Media
(March 2013)

The Legal Feeding Frenzy and backpack kick-off event have been highlighted locally and nationally by numerous print and television media outlets.


Heslin Insight on Civil Penalty Actions Published
North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, (March 2013)

Litigation Member Brian Heslin was published by Lawyers Weekly.


Phillips Comments on Blog Ruling
Westlaw Journal Computer & Internet, (March 2013)

Charlotte Litigation Member Randy Phillips was quoted in Westlaw Journal Computer & Internet, Volume 30, Issue 21.


Lathrop Comments on CAFA Ruling
Law360, (March 2013)

Member Tony Lathrop provides Law360 with commentary on CAFA Ruling.


Charleston Office Move Featured in Local Paper
Charleston Mercury, (March 2013)

The Charleston office’s move, and Management Committee Member Don Meyer, were featured in the Charleston Mercury.


Heslin Quoted in Law360 Department of Energy Article
(March 2013)

Litigation and Energy Member Brian Heslin was quoted in Law360’s article regarding President Obama's Department of Energy selection.


Lee Provides Insight on Cloud Computing
TechRepublic, (March 2013)

Corporate Member Marcus Lee was quoted in TechRepublic's piece on cloud computing.


Member Comments on Employee Religious Accommodations
McGinnis addresses Chenzira v. Cincinnati Children’s Hosp. Medical Center
Employment Alert, (March 2013)

Karin McGinnis comments on employee requests for religious accommodations in Employment Alert.


Taylor Addresses Ownership of Third-Party Works in Final Column
InsideCounsel, (March 2013)

Commercial and Technology Transactions Senior Counsel Todd Taylor addressed third-party works ownership in final InsideCounsel column.


Members Quoted in Foreign Trusts Article
North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, (March 2013)

Charlotte Litigation Members Tom Myrick and Neil Bloomfield were quoted in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly article.


MVA's Charleston Office Launches Website for Move
(March 2013)

The Firm's Charleston office has launched a website that provides details on their March 2013 relocation.


MVA Member Named a North Carolina Top 100
Neill McBryde recognized by Super Lawyers, (February 2013)

Charlotte Wealth Transfer Member Neill McBryde was named to the Top 100 list in the 2013 North Carolina Super Lawyers nomination.


IP Attorney Selected for Local Leadership Honors
(February 2013)

IP Attorney Patrick Horne was selected to join the Mecklenburg County Bar’s 2013 Bar Leadership Institute class, and was also named to the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce’s 2013-2014 Young Professionals Board.


Moore & Van Allen Deal Shortlisted for National Deal of Year
(February 2013)

MVA is a primary firm named on New Jersey Economic Authority bond deal, which was shortlisted for IFLR's 2013 Deal of the Year.


MVA Represents CIT Group in Successful Financing Deal
(February 2013)

Bowen, Oosterhouse and Slaughter represented CIT Group in the arrangement and syndication of a senior secured credit facility.


Henley Named to NC Lobbyists Association Board
(February 2013)

Public Affairs Deputy Director Cameron Henley was named to the North Carolina Professional Lobbyists Association Board.


Perkins' Quote and Solar Deal Published
Power Finance & Risk, (February 2013)

Charlotte Energy Member Randy Perkins comments on his solar project deal in Power Finance & Risk.


MVA Awarded for Domestic Violence Pro Bono Project
Sally Van Allen Bedroom at Domestic Violence Shelter is Newest Project Component, (January 2013)

The Mecklenburg County Bar awarded MVA's Domestic Violence Pro Bono Project with the Outstanding Collaborative Project recognition during the first annual awards for Extraordinary Pro Bono Service.


Mecklenburg Times Highlights Brown/MacVean Arrival
(January 2013)

The Mecklenburg Times published an overview announcing Jeff Brown and Keith MacVean joining MVA.


Taylor's Advice to Cloud Customers Published by InsideCounsel
(January 2013)

Senior Counsel Todd Taylor offers advice to cloud customers in InsideCounsel.


Brown / MacVean Move Highlighted in CBJ
(January 2013)

Brown & MacVean arrival to MVA highlighted in Charlotte Business Journal.


MVA Named a 2013 Go-To Law Firm
(January 2013)

Moore & Van Allen was again named a Go-To Law Firm at the Top 500 Companies for delivering “exceptional work.”


Taylor's InsideCounsel Technology Series Continues
(January 2013)

Senior Counsel Todd Taylor has continued his InsideCounsel Technology series with two additional columns.


Zaloom Addresses Noncompete Agreements in Law360
(January 2013)

Employment Member John Zaloom addresses noncompete agreements in Law360.


Heslin Elected MAP-Bar President
(January 2013)

Litigation Member Brian Heslin was elected the 2013 President of MAP-Bar.


Price Quoted in CBJ
(January 2013)

Walter Price was quoted in the Charlotte Business Journal.


Moore & Van Allen Announces Seven New Members
(January 2013)

Moore & Van Allen's Management Committee has elected seven attorneys as Firm Members.


Hanna in NC State Bar Journal
(December 2012)

Litigation Member George Hanna was quoted and pictured in the Winter 2012 State Bar Journal publication.


MVA Recommended by Benchmark Litigation
Ten attorneys also recognized by the leading directory, (December 2012)

Benchmark named MVA a recommended North Carolina litigation firm, and recognized ten MVA attorneys.


Taylor Addresses "Hacking Back"
InsideCounsel, (December 2012)

Senior Counsel Todd Taylor addresses cyber-attack debate in InsideCounsel.


Muller Quoted in The Post and Courier
(December 2012)

Charleston Member Doug Muller was quoted in The Post and Courier.


McGinnis & Cole Represent MVA at Fast 50 Functions
(December 2012)

Karin McGinnis and Kate Cole represented MVA at 2012 Fast 50 celebrations. Congratulations to this year's honorees!


Moore & Van Allen’s Public Affairs Team Expands
Former McCrory Adviser Joins as Senior Director of Strategic Communications, (December 2012)

Brian Nick has joined as MVA Public Affairs Senior Director of Strategic Communications.


Taylor Published By InsideCounsel
(December 2012)

Senior Counsel Todd Taylor authored a technology column for InsideCounsel.com.


Taylor Published by Westlaw
Blogger Liability Article in Westlaw Journal - Computer & Internet, (November 2012)

Todd Taylor's article on blogger liability was published by Westlaw.


McGinnis Published in Corporate Board Member
(November 2012)

Employment & Labor Member Karin McGinnis has authored an article for Corporate Board Member.


MVA Recognized with Top-Tier and National “Best Law Firms” Rankings
(November 2012)

The Firm was included in the 2012-2013 U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings, both nationally and regionally.


Taylor Quoted in CIO
(November 2012)

Senior Counsel Todd Taylor was quoted in a CIO article on outsourcing.


Sevier Attends Annual Southern Regional Meeting
(November 2012)

Tommy Sevier attended the Southern Regional Meeting for the Republican Legislative Campaign Committee in Asheville, NC.


Lathrop leads discussion on What’s Keeping In-House Counsel Up At Night at Network of Trial Law Firms Seminar
(November 10, 2012)

Litigation Member Tony Lathrop moderates panel discussion at the Network of Trial Law Firms CLE Event in San Diego.


Taylor Published in Lawyers Weekly
(October 2012)

Todd Taylor was published in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly.


Mint Museum Dedicates Sally and Bill Van Allen Terrace
(October 2012)

On October 24, the Mint Museum Uptown formally designated its front terrace the Sally and Bill Van Allen Terrace.


Patent Practice Named in National Law Journal
(October 2012)

MVA's patent practice was named twice in October National Law Journal.


Litigation Attorneys Co-Author Article for NYU Law Review Publication
(October 2012)

Four of MVA's Litigation Attorneys have co-authored an article for New York University's Annual Survey of American Law.


Gaskins Quoted in Human Resource Executive Article
(October 2012)

Employment & Labor Attorney Brandon Gaskins was recently quoted on the issue of testing for tobacco use in the workplace to determine insurance premiums or enrollment in incentive-based wellness programs.


McLoughlin Serves as Panelist at SIFMA Seminar
(September 2012)

Litigation Member Jim McLoughlin recently participated in a panel at SIFMA's Compliance and Legal Society Charlotte Regional Seminar.


Vervais and McDowell Featured in American Banker
(September 2012)

Litigation Attorneys Mindy Vervais and Valecia McDowell recently contributed an article to American Banker.


McLoughlin Presents at FINRA CLE SuperCourse
(September 2012)

Litigation Member Jim McLoughlin presented at the FINRA CLE SuperCourse hosted by Network of Trial Law Firms.


Seven "Lawyers of the Year" at Moore & Van Allen
(September 2012)

Best Lawyers has selected seven Moore & Van Allen attorneys as 2013 "Lawyers of the Year."


Bloomfield Quoted in Law360 Article
(September 2012)

Litigation Member Neil Bloomfield was recently quoted in an article on Law360.com.


Taylor Published by Corporate Counsel
(September 2012)

Charlotte Senior Counsel Todd Taylor was published by Corporate Counsel.


Hanna Presented with Distinguished Pro Bono Service Award
(September 2012)

Litigation Member, George Hanna, was honored by Council for Children's Rights, Legal Services of Southern Piedmont and Legal Aid of North Carolina.


Myrick Authors Chapter in Aspatore Books' "Inside the Minds" Series
(September 2012)

Litigation Member Tom Myrick has recently co-authored a book that is part of Aspatore Books' Inside The Minds series.


McDowell Invited to Join Community Leadership Council
(September 2012)

Litigation Member Valecia McDowell has been invited to join Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation's Community Leadership Council.


Best Lawyers Recognizes 71 MVA Attorneys
(September 2012)

Best Lawyers has recognized a record seventy-one Moore & Van Allen attorneys for 2013 based on peer reviews.


Heslin Quoted in CBJ on NC Fracking Issues
(August 2012)

Litigation Member Brian Heslin was recently quoted in the Charlotte Business Journal.


Lathrop Moderates Discussion on Litigation Challenges and Trends at Network of Trial Law Firms Seminar
(August 2012)

Litigation Member Tony Lathrop moderated “The Inside Scoop: In-House Counsel Perspectives on Litigation Challenges and Trends” at the Network of Trial Law Firms CLE Event in New York City.


Wilson Quoted in NC Lawyers Weekly
(August 2012)

IP Member Mark Wilson was quoted in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly.


Syfert Featured on WFAE 90.7
(August 2012)

Corporate Member Scott Syfert was featured on WFAE's "Charlotte Talks" radio show.


Wilson & Cole Recognized in Charlotte Business Journal
(August 2012)

Mark Wilson and Kate Cole were recognized in the Charlotte Business Journal for successful representation.


Zaloom and McGinnis Give Tips on Drafting Covenants
(August 2012)

Employment & Labor Members John Zaloom and Karin McGinnis have completed their series on InsideCounsel.com with their sixth article.


Zaloom and McGinnis Advise on How to Avoid Problems with Ex-Employees
(July 2012)

Employment & Labor Members John Zaloom and Karin McGinnis have contributed their fifth article to InsideCounsel.com.


McGinnis and Zaloom Discuss EEOC in 4th InsideCounsel.com Article
(July 2012)

Employment & Labor Members Karin McGinnis and John Zaloom's 4th article has been published on InsideCounsel.com.


McGinnis Named As NCLW Leaders in the Law
(July 2012)

Employment & Labor Member Karin McGinnis has been named one of NC Lawyers Weekly's Leaders in the Law for 2012.


Sumner Serves as Instructor at SCDTAA Trial Academy
(July 2012)

Litigation Member, Robert Sumner, served as an instructor at the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association's(SCDTAA) Trial Academy.


Sumner & Colwell Graduate from Leadership Charleston
(July 2012)

Charleston Attorneys Sumner and Colwell have graduated from Leadership Charleston.


Zaloom and McGinnis Advise on How to Avoid Trouble with DOL
(July 2012)

Employment & Labor Members John Zaloom and Karin McGinnis have contributed their third article to InsideCounsel.com as part of their six article series with the online publication.


Lathrop Quoted in InsideCounsel
(July 2012)

Litigation Member Tony Lathrop was quoted in the July issue of InsideCounsel.


Syfert Co-Leading Creation of the Charlotte Liberty Walk
Featured in CPCC Trail of History Video, (July 2012)

Corporate Member Scott Syfert and the May 20th Society are working to establish an interactive Charlotte Liberty Walk.


Intellectual Property Team Receives International Recognition
IP practice group and Member Henry Ward ranked in IAM Patent 1000, (July 2012)

The IP Team and Member Henry Ward were recognized in the first edition of IAM Patent 1000.


Jordan Selected Chair of SC Bar Health Care Law Council
(June 2012)

Charleston Member Charles Jordan, Jr. was selected Chair of the South Carolina Bar's Health Care Law Section Council.


Moore & Van Allen Recognizes Jim McLoughlin at 11th Annual Public Service Luncheon
(June 2012)

Jim McLoughlin was honored at Moore & Van Allen's 11th Annual Public Service Luncheon.


Heslin Quoted in Law360 Article
(June 2012)

Litigation Member Brian Heslin was recently quoted in an article featured on Law360.com.


Clay to Co-Chair NCBA's Legal Feeding Frenzy
(June 2012)

Litigation attorney Cabell Clay will serve as co-chair of the newly formed Legal Feeding Frenzy Committee.


Hader Quoted in Reuters Article
(June 2012)

Immigration Member Steve Hader was recently quoted in an article on Reuters.com entitled "The NBA Has America's Model Migrant Worker Program."


McGinnis and Fryer Article Featured on InsideCounsel.com
(June 2012)

Employment and Labor Attorneys Karin McGinnis and Benjamin Fryer have co-authored an article featured on InsideCounsel.com.


MVA Practice Groups Receive Highest Chambers Recognitions
(June 2012)

Chambers recognized seven MVA practice groups and 21 Moore & Van Allen attorneys in Chambers USA Guide: America’s Leading Business Lawyers 2012.


Lathrop Presents “Class Action Update” at Network of Trial Law Firms Seminar
(June 15, 2012)

Litigation member Tony Lathrop presented a “Class Action Update” at the June 15, 2012 Network of Trial Law Firms Seminar in Chicago, IL.


McDowell and Fagg Contribute Additional Article to InsideCounsel.com
(June 2012)

Litigation Members Valecia McDowell and John Fagg, along with Summer Associate Kimberly Cochran, have contributed a 7th article to InsideCounsel.com.


McGinnis and Zaloom Published on InsideCounsel.com
(June 2012)

Employment & Labor Members Karin McGinnis and John Zaloom recently contributed an article to InsideCounsel.com.


Cabell Clay Receives MVA Monthly Pro Bono Award
(May 2012)

Litigation attorney Cabell Clay was presented with the MVA Public Service Committee's Monthly Pro Bono award.


Fagg and McDowell Offer Interview Tips in 6th InsideCounsel.com Article
(May 2012)

Litigation Members John Fagg and Valecia McDowell have contributed their 6th article, "5 Tips for Conducting High-Value Internal Investigations", to InsideCounsel.com


MVA Named Business Leader of the Year
(May 2012)

Moore & Van Allen was named a Business Leader of the Year by Business Leader Media.


Taylor Published in Charlotte Business Journal
(May 2012)

Todd Taylor was published in the Charlotte Business Journal on May 18.


Zeller Published in Aspatore Book Series
(May 2012)

Charlotte Member Mike Zeller was published in Aspatore Books' "Inside the Mind" series.


Zaloom Presents at Morrisville Chamber of Commerce Event
(May 2012)

Employment and Labor Member John Zaloom presented at an event hosted by the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce on May 8th.


Clay Elected to MCB Board of Directors
(May 2012)

Litigation attorney Cabell Clay was recently elected to the Mecklenburg County Bar Board of Directors for 2012-2013.


McDowell and Fagg 's Suggestions for Choosing Counsel on InsideCounsel.com
(May 2012)

Litigation Members Valecia McDowell and John Fagg's fifth article has been published on InsideCounsel.com.


Zaloom Presents at Morrisville Chamber of Commerce Event
(May 2012)

Employment and Labor Member John Zaloom presented on May 8th.


Fagg and McDowell Provide Internal Investigation Guidance in 4th InsideCounsel.com Article
(April 2012)

Litigation Members John Fagg and Valecia McDowell have written the fourth column entitled "How To Conduct Internal Investigations."


Lathrop Moderates Internal Investigations Panel at Network of Trial Law Firms Seminar
(April 27, 2012)

Litigation member Tony Lathrop moderated a panel discussion at the Network of Trial Law Firms CLE Seminar in Scottsdale, Arizona.


Wheeler to Advise Commission to Study the Reform of Chapter 11
(April 2012)

Bankruptcy Member David Wheeler to serve on ABI board to study reform of Chapter 11.


Moore & Van Allen Receives Top NC Bar Recognitions
Named 2012 Larger Pro Bono Firm; Corporate Member Clarke Named Citizen Lawyer, (April 2012)

The NC Bar Association has named Moore & Van Allen the 2012 Larger Pro Bono Firm, and named Corporate Member Clarke a Citizen Lawyer Award recipient.


Fagg and McDowell Contribute 3rd Article to InsideCounsel.com
(April 2012)

The latest article by Litigation members John Fagg and Valecia McDowell is currently featured on InsideCounsel.com.


Taylor Published in Corporate Board Member
(April 2012)

Senior Counsel Todd Taylor authored an article published in the Second Quarter 2012 edition of Corporate Board Member magazine.


Miller to Participate in Leadership Charlotte Program
(April 2012)

Litigation associate Renee Miller was recently accepted into Leadership Charlotte's upcoming 34th class.


Perkins Quoted in CBJ
(April 2012)

Corporate member Randy Perkins was recently quoted in the Charlotte Business Journal.


Sumner Appointed to SC Legal Services Board of Directors
(April 2012)

Charleston Litigation member Robert Sumner was appointed to the South Carolina Legal Services Board of Directors.


Taylor Quoted in Christian Science Monitor
(April 2012)

Charlotte senior counsel Todd Taylor was quoted in The Christian Science Monitor.


Heslin Quoted in ABA Journal
(April 2012)

Litigation member Brian Heslin was quoted in the April 2012 issue of the ABA Journal.


Cole Quoted in Managing Intellectual Property
(April 2012)

IP attorney Kate Cole was quoted in Managing Intellectual Property.


Ward Speaks at Conference in New Zealand
(April 2012)

Intellectual Property member Henry Ward presented at the LESI program in Auckland, New Zealand on April 3rd.


Financial Services Team on shortlist for Chambers & Partners top award
(April 2012)

Moore & Van Allen's Financial Services Team has made the shortlist by Chambers and Partners for the Chambers USA Award for Excellence in the area of financial services. The winning firm will be announced on June 7th in New York City.


Securities & Capital Markets Issues "JOBS Act" Update
(April 2012)

The Capital Markets & Securities Regulation team has issued a Corporate and Securities Update entitled "Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act."


Clay, Vervais and Firm Honored by United Family Services
(March 2012)

Litigation attorneys Cabell Clay and Mindy Vervais were recently honored by United Family Services for the domestic violence caseloads that each has taken on over the last year. Moore & Van Allen was also recognized for their participation in their Legal Representation Project.


Moore & Van Allen Launches Legal Food Fight
(March 2012)

Reigel Represents MVA as AHA Fit-Friendly Sponsor
(March 2012)

MVA Chairman Ernie Reigel represented the firm as an American Heart Association sponsor at annual Leadership Breakfast.


Fagg and McDowell Continue Series with 2nd Article on InsideCounsel.com
(March 29, 2012)

Litigation members John Fagg and Valecia McDowell have written their second article for InsideCounsel.com.


MVA Participates in Carolinas Directors Exchange
(March 2012)

DeLaney, Wyche and Johnson served on Carolinas Directors Exchange panels.


Phillips Quoted in Business Insurance
(March 2012)

Randy Phillips was quoted in Business Insurance.


Wilson Quoted in Managing Intellectual Property
(March 2012)

IP member Mark Wilson was quote in Managing Intellectual Property.


McDowell and Fagg Published on InsideCounsel.com
(March 15, 2012)

Litigation Members Valecia McDowell and John Fagg have partnered with InsideCounsel.com to co-author a six-part series for the online publication.


Zaloom Quoted in SHRM
(March 2012)

Triangle member John Zaloom was quoted in last month’s Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Online article.


Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Receive Chambers Recognition
(March 2012)

Chambers & Partners has named 21 Moore & Van Allen attorneys “Leaders in their Field.”


MVA Member Recognized at 40 Under 40 Ceremony
(March 2012)

Member Joe Fernandez was named to the Charlotte Business Journal’s 2012 "40 Under 40" list.


Ward Quoted in Law360
(February 2012)

Intellectual Property member Henry Ward was quoted in Law360 on February 24.


Lathrop Authors Article for InsideCounsel.com
(February 23, 2012)

Litigation member Tony Lathrop continues his series of six columns for InsideCounsel.com.


McGinnis Covers Legalities of Video Surveillance
Employment Alert, (February 2012)

Employment & Labor and Privacy & Data Security Member Karin McGinnis discusses laws pertaining to video surveillance.


Taylor Authors Law360 Article
(February 2012)

Senior counsel Todd Taylor was published in Law360 this month.


Lathrop Presents at 22nd Annual Festival of Legal Learning
(February 10, 2012)

On February 10, 2012, Litigation member Tony Lathrop presented a CLE seminar at the 22nd Annual Festival of Legal Learning sponsored by the UNC School of Law in Chapel Hill, NC.


Lathrop's 3rd Article Featured on InsideCounsel.com
InsideCounsel.com, (February 9, 2012)

Litigation member Tony Lathrop has contributed his third article to InsideCounsel.com entitled "Litigation: The NLRB's View on Employee Rights to Class Actions".


Senior Counsel Taylor Published in Bloomberg
(February 2012)

Senior Commercial and Technology Transactions counsel Todd Taylor was published in Bloomberg.


Syfert and Boris Published
(January 2012)

Charlotte Corporate member Scott Syfert and Immigration Team Manager Melisa Boris have co-authored a book.


Taylor Quoted in SHRM
(January 2012)

Charlotte senior counsel Todd Taylor was quoted in Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Online.


Lathrop's 2nd Article Published on InsideCounsel.com
InsideCounsel.com, (January 26, 2012)

Litigation member Tony Lathrop's second article is featured on InsideCounsel.com


DeLaney & McLoughlin Panelists at The CEO Forum Seminar
(January 2012)

Charlotte members DeLaney and McLoughlin were invited to sit on the panel of The CEO Forum's seminar at the McColl School of Business.


Lathrop Authors Article for InsideCounsel.com
Inside Counsel, (January 12, 2012)

Litigation member Tony Lathrop authors a column for InsideCounsel.com


Moore & Van Allen Hosts Y Achievers
(January 2012)

Eight local high school students received a first-hand glimpse of life in the legal industry at Moore & Van Allen’s Charlotte office in December.


Gilson featured in The Koinoiah magazine
(January 2012)

Financial Services attorney John Gilson is currently featured in the Winter 2012 edition of The Koinoiah, a magazine dedicated to highlighting and focusing on those in the Greater Charlotte region "who are exemplifying true stewardship, servant leadership and personal responsibility.


Lathrop Contributes Article to Bloomberg Law Reports
Bloomberg Law Reports, (January 4, 2012)

Litigation member Tony Lathrop contributes an article to Bloomberg Law Reports.


Moore & Van Allen Announces New Members
(January 2012)

MVA's Management Committee has announced the election of Litigation attorney Neil Bloomfield, Financial Services attorney Tripp Monroe, and Bankruptcy attorney Caroline Yingling as the Firm’s newest members.


Lathrop Write Column for InsideCounsel.com
(December 29, 2011)

Tony Lathrop writes the first of six articles he has been asked to write, with “Does your class arbitration waiver hinder the vindicating of rights?” published on December 29, 2011.


Charleston Office Expands with Hagood, Kerr, Settle and Wilkie
Charleston, SC, (December 28, 2011)

Moore & Van Allen is pleased to announce that effective 1/1/12, Ben Hagood, Rob Kerr, Beth Settle and Wendy Wilkie (all four shareholders of Hagood & Kerr, PA), will be joining MVA as members in the firm's Charleston, SC office. Also, joining MVA will be several other attorneys and legal professionals from Hagood & Kerr.


In Memory of Harry J. Grim
(December 2011)

Moore & Van Allen would like to express sympathy and gratitude to the family of Harry J. Grim, as well as to honor and remember Mr. Grim, who passed away on December 22, 2011.


Zimmern Published in Aspatore Books Series

Corporate member Bill Zimmern is one of four authors in the book Strategies for Negotiating Mergers and Acquisitions.


Moore & Van Allen Named a 2012 Go-To Law Firm
(November 2011)

MVA has again been named a Go-To Law Firm by Fortune 500® clients.


Sumner article published in the Verdict
(November 2011)

Litigation member Robert Sumner was published in the Verdict.


Sumner presents at SCLS Attorney Annual Meeting
(November 2011)

Litigation member Robert Sumner presented at November's SCLS Attorney Annual meeting.


Wheeler published in American Bankruptcy Institute Journal
(November 2011)

Bankruptcy member Dave Wheeler was published in the November 2011 edition of the American Bankruptcy Institute Journal.


Smith and Pedernales Published in Corporate Board Member
(November 2011)

Smith and Pedernales were published in Corporate Board Member.


MVA and Mecklenburg County Bar Honor Van Allen
(November 10, 2011)

A ceremony honoring Moore & Van Allen founder William K. Van Allen was held at the Mecklenburg County Courthouse on Thursday, November 10.


Lathrop Quoted in Law360
(November 4, 2011)

Tony Lathrop was quoted in a Law360 article entitled "How To Try A Case Without Trying A Judges' Patience" on November 4, 2011.


Godwin Named Emerging Legal Leader
(October 2011)

Corporate Member Jeremy Godwin was named a Lawyers Weekly Emerging Legal Leader for 2011.


MVA Public Affairs Grows Across the State
(October 2011)

MVA's Public Affairs team grows in both North Carolina offices.


Ward and IP Team Recognized by IAM Licensing 250
(October 2011)

MVA's Intellectual Property group and Charlotte IP Member Henry Ward were recognized in the second edition of IAM Licensing 250.


MVA Attorneys Named Charlotte Lawyers of the Year
(October 2011)

Moore & Van Allen is proud to announce that three of its attorneys in the Charlotte, N.C. office have been named 2012 Charlotte "Lawyers of the Year" by Best Lawyers in America.


DeLaney, Johnson & Rust Represent MVA at Carolinas Directors Exchange
(September 2011)

DeLaney, Rust and Johnson all had a role in the inaugural Carolinas Directors Exchange event.


Horn Elected To Leadership Position at CEPC
(September 2011)

Estate & Wealth Planning/Estate Administration attorney to serve on the board of the Charlotte Estate Planning Council.


Heslin Quoted in Charlotte Business Journal
(August 30, 2011)

McDowell Named a Leader in the Law
(August 2011)

Valecia McDowell was named to North Carolina Lawyers Weekly's 2011 list of 25 Leaders in the Law.


Price Profiled in The Mecklenburg Times
(August 2011)

Public Affairs Managing Director and Co-Head Walter Price was profiled in The Mecklenburg Times.


Lathrop Published in American Funeral Director
(August 23, 2011)

Tony Lathrop co-authored "Checks and Balances: Tips for avoiding cremation disputes".


McDowell & Bloomfield Published in Bloomberg Law Report
(August 2011)

McDowell and Bloomfield were published in the August 1 issue of Bloomberg’s Corporate Counsel Law Report.


Lupo Published in Corporate Board Member
(August 2011)

IP Member Dick Lupo co-authored an article published in the Third Quarter 2011 edition of Corporate Board Member magazine.


Bowen & Kirk Quoted in Charlotte Business Journal
(July 2011)

Health Care Member Carol Bowen and Health Care Counsel Kimberly Kirk were quoted in the Charlotte Business Journal's July 29 edition.


McDowell Quoted in Inside Counsel
(July 2011)

Valecia McDowell is quoted in the August 2011 edition of Inside Counsel in an article entitled "Maintaining Objectivity in Internal Investigations".


Intellectual Property Group Releases Client Update
(July 2011)

MVA's IP Group releases update on ICANN's approval of the gTLD expansion.


MVA Celebrates Service Commitment at 10th Annual Sally & Bill Van Allen Luncheon
(July 2011)

MVA's 10th Annual Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Luncheon took place on Tuesday, July 12th.


Gilson Completes Leadership Charlotte Program
(July 2011)

MVA attorney John Gilson graduates from Leadership Charlotte.


McGinnis Discusses "Social Media Conundrum"
Origination News, (July 2011)

Karin McGinnis was quoted in Origination News discussing employers' social media policies.


Tom Myrick Featured in Law360 Q&A Session
(July 1, 2011)

Tom Myrick featured in Law360's Q&A Session on July 1, 2011.


Moore & Van Allen Receives Chambers’ Top Recognitions
(June 2011)

Chambers recognized six Moore & Van Allen practice groups and 20 Moore & Van Allen attorneys in “Chambers USA Guide: America’s Leading Business Lawyers 2011,” which was released this month.


Smith Published by Law360
(June 2011)

Public Affairs Associate Rob Smith was one of Law360's "expert" analysts on Law360.com and in their June 14 Energy & Environmental newsletter.


McLoughlin & Fagg Published in CBJ
(June 2011)

Charlotte Litigation Members James McLoughlin and John Fagg co-authored an article published in the June 10, 2011 Charlotte Business Journal.


McGrath Quoted in New York Times
(June 2, 2011)

Litigation member Peter McGrath was quoted in an Energy & Environment article in the New York Times on June 2, 2011.


Walter Price joins MVA's Public Affairs Group
(May 2011)

Walter Price has joined MVA as Managing Director of Government Affairs.


MVA Associates & Citizen Schools Provide Students with Live Courtroom Experience
(May 2011)

Three MVA attorneys spent 10 weeks coaching middle school students in preparation for their May 11 mock trial.


Smith Speaks at Dr. Thomas L. Moss Highway Dedication
(May 2011)

Moore & Van Allen Public Affairs Counsel Rob Smith was invited to speak at the Dr. Thomas L. Moss highway dedication on Friday, May 20.


Paul Peralta Quoted in SHRM Magazine
(May 19, 2011)

Employment and Labor member, Paul Peralta was recently quoted in an article entitled "Recurrent Training on Computer Use Policies Needed."


McLoughlin and Fagg Published in Corporate Board Member
(May 10, 2011)

Charlotte Litigation Members Jim McLoughlin and John Fagg co-authored an article published in the Second Quarter 2011 edition of Corporate Board Member magazine.


Johnson Named to Third Class of 50 Most Influential Women
(May 9, 2011)

Charlotte Member Amy Johnson was recognized as one of The Mecklenburg Times’ 50 Most Influential Women at a dinner at The Westin Charlotte on Friday, May 6.


Valecia McDowell Selected As CBJ 2011 Women In Business Award Winner
(May 6, 2011)

Valecia McDowell was selected to receive one of the Charlotte Business Journal's Women in Business Awards.


Ben Fryer Quoted in IndustryWeek Magazine
(April 29, 2011)

Employment and Labor attorney Ben Fryer was recently quoted in IndustryWeek Magazine.


Lee Featured as "Legal Expert"
TechRepublic, (April 26, 2011)

Charlotte Corporate Member Marcus Lee was the featured legal expert in TechRepublic’s IT Leadership article entitled, “The ‘fine print’ of cloud computing”.


Moore & Van Allen Member Receives 40 Under 40 Award
(April 2011)

Moore & Van Allen Charlotte Member Jeremy Godwin was named to the Charlotte Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2011.


Wilson Quoted in Law360
(April 2011)

Intellectual Property attorney Mark Wilson was quoted in an April 8 Law360 article entitled, "False Marking Cases On Shaky Ground After BP Ruling."


Rob Smith Graduates from Leadership South Carolina
(April 2011)

Rob Smith, counsel within MVA's Public Affairs practice group, has completed Leadership South Carolina’s leadership development program.


McGrath authors New Regulated Waste Definition manual
(March 2011)

Charlotte member, Peter McGrath, has authored a manual entitled "EPA's New Regulated Waste Definition Under RCRA"


Heslin Named Leadership Counsel on Legal Diversity Fellow
(March 10, 2011)

MVA member, Brian Heslin, was recently selected as a Fellow of the Leadership Counsel on Legal Diversity program.


Fryer Authors WestLaw Employment Journal Article
(February 11, 2011)

Fryer authors article featured in Westlaw Employment Journal.


Brian Heslin Quoted in Inside Counsel
(February 9, 2011)

DeLaney Published in Corporate Board Member
(February 2011)

Charlotte Corporate Member Mike DeLaney authored an article published in the First Quarter 2011 edition of Corporate Board Member magazine.


Brian Heslin Featured in Lawdragon Profile
(January 20, 2011)

Brian Heslin is featured in a lawyer profile on Lawdragon.


2011 Legal Elite recognizes 20 MVA attorneys
(January 2011)

Moore & Van Allen (MVA) is pleased to announce that 20 attorneys were included in Business North Carolina magazine’s Legal Elite.


MVA attorneys honored by NC Super Lawyers
(January 2011)

Forty-five of Moore & Van Allen's North Carolina attorneys were selected for inclusion in North Carolina Super Lawyers 2011.


Tony Lathrop Among Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Named to North Carolina Super Lawyers 2011
(January 15, 2011)

Tony Lathrop is listed among Moore & Van Allen attorneys named to North Carolina Super Lawyers 2011.


MVA Announces New Members
(January 2011)

Moore & Van Allen is pleased to announce the election of John A. Fagg, Jr., Tanya D. Greeley, Jared W. Poplin, Robert N. Rust, IV, Robert E. Sumner, IV and William (Bill) H. Zimmern as new members of the firm.


Mark Wilson Quoted in InsideCounsel Article
(January 1, 2011)

IP attorney Mark Wilson is quoted in InsideCounsel Magazine.


Peter McGrath Authors Law360 Article
(December 10, 2010)

Peter McGrath recently authored a Law360 article entitled "The Bleak Future of Cap-And-Trade Legislation."


Paul Peralta Quoted in Inside Counsel Article
(November 29, 2010)

Litigation and employment attorney Paul Peralta is quoted in Inside Counsel.


Wilson Quoted in Lawyers Weekly
(November 2010)

Mark Wilson was quoted in a Lawyers Weekly article regarding Web marketing ethics.


Three MVA Attorneys Selected as "Women Extraordinaire"
(November 18, 2010)

MVA attorneys Karin McGinnis, Valecia McDowell and Arlene Hanks have all been selected as a 2010 Business Leader Women Extraordinaire honoree.


Kimberly Zirkle Featured in the Mecklenburg County Bar Newsletter
(November 2010)

Financial Services associate, Kimberly Zirkle, is featured in the Volunteer Spotlight section of the MCB's November newsletter.


Chris Jones Elected as a Fellow of ACTEC
(November 8, 2010)

Wealth Transfer attorney Chris Jones was recently elected as a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC).


Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Moore & Van Allen’s NC Litigation Practice with Highest Designation
(November 2010)

MVA's Litigation practice recognized by Benchmark Litigation.


John Gilson Joins The 32nd Class of Leadership Charlotte
(October 2010)

John Gilson has been selected to join the 32nd class of Leadership Charlotte.


Brian Heslin Co-Authors Mortgage Banking Article
(October 2010)

Heslin co-authors Mortgage Banking article entitled "A Sweeping Crackdown."


Moore & Van Allen Wins Charlotte Business Journal's Corporate Volunteerism Award
(September 2010)

MVA is the winner of the 2010 Corporate Volunteerism Award presented by the Charlotte Business Journal.


Henry Ward Recognized Among "The World's Leading Patent & Technology Licensing Lawyers" in IAM Licensing 250
(September 22, 2010)

Henry Ward was recently selected by Intellectual Asset Management, a leading intellectual property magazine, for inclusion in IAM Licensing 250: The World’s Leading Patent & Technology Licensing Lawyers.


MVA Named Among Best Places to Work in Charlotte

MVA is ranked among the Top 10 companies in the Large Business category for CBJ's Best Places to Work.


Moore & Van Allen Celebrates 60th Anniversary
(September 2010)

Moore & Van Allen celebrates 60 years in the legal industry!


Employment & Labor Member Discusses Employee Internet Regulations
Society for Human Resource Management, (August 2010)

Member Karin McGinnis discusses how Pentagon case exemplifies need for employee internet regulations.


Brian Heslin Quoted in Inside Counsel
(July 30, 2010)

Litigation attorney Brian Heslin is quoted in an article entitled "BP Under Investigation" in Inside Counsel.


Larry Gwaltney Elected to LSSP Board of Directors
(July 1, 2010)

Litigation attorney Larry Gwaltney has been elected to serve as a member of the Legal Services of Southern Piedmont Board of Directors for a three-year term.


George Hanna Receives Dr. I Beverly Lake Public Service Award
(June 30, 2010)

Charlotte Member, George Hanna, was honored by the North Carolina Bar Association on Friday, June 25, as the 2010 recipient of the Dr. I. Beverly Lake Public Service Award.


MVA's Private Equity Team Earns High Ranking in Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst

Moore & Van Allen was ranked 11th among firms for the number of private equity deals negotiated and closed in 2009.


Litigation Team Scores Win in Court of Appeals

David Fox and John Zaloom, with an assist from Justice Whichard, scored a victory in the North Carolina Court of Appeals on July 20.


Legal Issues For Businesses To Consider When Using Social Media
Marcus S. Lee, (June 20, 2010)

Source Code Escrow Agreements
Marcus S. Lee, Charlotte, (June 19, 2010)

Brian Heslin Authors Energy Law360 Article
(June 14, 2010)

Litigation attorney Brian Heslin authored an article featured in Energy Law360.


Litigation Team Featured Twice in NC Lawyers Weekly
(June 14, 2010)

Litigation attorneys Larry Gwaltney and Brian Heslin are spotlighted in recent NC Lawyers Weekly articles regarding the "Cowboy of Kabul" pro bono case.


Brian Heslin Quoted in SC Lawyers Weekly
(June 9, 2010)

Litigation attorney Brian Heslin provides expert commentary to South Carolina Lawyers Weekly regarding potential legal action taken against BP as a result of the oil spill.


Frequently Asked Questions When Licensing Software
Marcus S. Lee, (June 1, 2010)

Gilson and Vandiford Receive President's Volunteer Service Award
(May 19, 2010)

Citizen School's Mock Trial teachers John Gilson and Stacey Vandiford will receive the President's Volunteer Service Award.


MVA's Intellectual Property Team Recognized in IP Today
(May 6, 2010)

Moore & Van Allen's Intellectual Property Team has been recognized in IP Today's "Top Trademark Firms" and "Top Patent Firms" list.


Term Sheets For Private Equity Investments
Marcus S. Lee, Charlotte

Karin McGinnis & Rob Fisher Publish CBJ Article
(April 16, 2010)

Litigation and employment attorney Karin McGinnis and taxation attorney Rob Fisher co-author a CBJ article.


Mark Nebrig Selected as Mecklenburg County Bar's Pro Bono Attorney of the Year
(April 16, 2010)

Mark Nebrig selected as Mecklenburg County Bar's Pro Bono Attorney of the Year.


Intellectual Property Team Releases New IP Law Blog
(April 2010)

MVA's IP Team Releases New Blog Site.


Four MVA Attorneys Recognized by PLC Which Lawyer?
(April 2010)

Four Moore & Van Allen attorneys were recognized by the Practical Law Company (PLC) Which lawyer? ranking.


Four Moore & Van Allen Charleston Attorneys Named to South Carolina Super Lawyers 2010
(March 31, 2010)

Moore & Van Allen Charleston attorneys Cynthia J. Lowery, Paul M. Lynch, Thomas Waring and David B. Wheeler were named to South Carolina Super Lawyers 2010.


Moore & Van Allen to host 2010 Employment & Labor Client Seminars
(March 2010)

Pope to Co-Chair Upcoming Conference
(February 23, 2010)

Alan Pope will co-chair the upcoming American Conference Institute's 2nd National Forum on Commercial Loans in February 2010.


McDowell and Zirkle Named to 50 Most Influential Women of 2010 List
The Mecklenburg Times, (February 2010)

Valecia McDowell and Kimberly Zirkle were named to the 50 Most Influential Women for 2010 list by The Mecklenburg Times.


McDowell to be a panelist at NC Women in Leadership Symposium
(Winter 2010)

The National Diversity Council has invited Valecia McDowell to be a panelist at the upcoming Women in Leadership Symposium on March 18th in Charlotte.


Moore & Van Allen Announces New Members
(January 2010)

MVA is pleased to announce the election of Tristan Fuierer, Charlie Harris, Ron Melamed and Mark Nebrig as new members of the firm.


Pat McCrory joins Moore & Van Allen
(January 2010)

Moore & Van Allen is pleased to announce that Pat McCrory will join the firm as its Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives.


Nineteen Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Recognized as Legal Elite
(January 2010)

Nineteen Moore & Van Allen attorneys have been ranked among the state’s top lawyers on the Business North Carolina magazine’s Legal Elite list.


Thirty-five Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Named to North Carolina Super Lawyers 2010
(January 2010)

Moore & Van Allen is please to announce that thirty-five of its attorneys were named North Carolina Super Lawyers for 2010


Nancy Smith Wins Women's Extraordinaire Award
(December 9, 2009)

Business Leader Media honored Public Affairs' Nancy Smith as a top businesswoman in Charlotte


MVA Named "Go-To Law Firm"
(December 4, 2009)

Moore & Van Allen has been recognized as a Go-To Law Firm in the practice areas of Litigation, Intellectual Property, and Corporate/ Mergers & Acquisitions/ Securities.


David Wheeler Authors Article
(December 2009)

David Wheeler authored an article featured in an ABI committee newsletter.


Valecia McDowell & Brian Heslin Inducted into the Litigation Counsel of America
(October 29, 2009)

Valecia McDowell and Brian Heslin were inducted into the Litigation Counsel of America on October 29th at the 2009 Fall Conference & Induction of Fellows in Charleston, S.C.


Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Firm’s NC Litigation Practice with Highest Designation
(October 2009)

MVA Litigation Group received the highest marks available in the Benchmark Litigation 2010 listing of North Carolina firms.


MVA ranks in Top 5 for Best Places to Work
(October 2009)

For the second consecutive year, Moore & Van Allen ranked among the top companies in the 2009 Best Places to Work Large Business category.


Best Lawyers® Selects 4 Charleston Moore & Van Allen Attorneys
(September 2009)

Moore & Van Allen is proud to announce that four of its attorneys in its Charleston, S.C., office have been named to the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.


Moore & Van Allen Receives First LEED Gold-certification of all Carolina Law Firms
(September 30, 2009)

Moore & Van Allen recently obtained the GOLD certification under the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building rating system for Commercial Interiors, becoming the first LEED Gold-certified law firm in the Carolinas.


Zaloom Selected to the 25th Leadership Raleigh Class
(September 2009)

The Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce announced that the 25th Leadership Raleigh class is underway, and MVA attorney, John Zaloom, is among the community leaders in the class.


Valecia McDowell Quoted in the Charlotte Business Journal
(September 25, 2009)

Valecia McDowell was quoted in the Charlotte Business Journal in an article regarding diversity initiatives within the legal community, including hiring practices.


Mike Johnston Will Serve as Duhatch 2009 Coaches on Call
(September 15, 2009)

Mike Johnston has been asked to serve as a Duchatch, one of Duke University’s Student Business Incubators. A Duhatch incubator connects enterprising students with mentors from faculty and industry.


Jay Bilas Speaks at NC Bar Association Convention
(June 27, 2009)

Jay Bilas gave the "Willis Smith Address" at the North Carolina Bar Association Convention in Asheville on June 27.


Chambers USA Names Moore & Van Allen Top Industry Leaders

Chambers USA has awarded Moore & Van Allen top recognition in two areas, banking and finance, as well as bankruptcy and restructuring.


Poplin receives Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Award
(June 11, 2009)

Jared W. Poplin has received the Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Award for 2009. The eighth annual awards ceremony was held at the Hilton Center City in Charlotte on June 11th.


Sarah Byrne and Kimberly Zirkle Receive "40 Under 40" Award
(June 9, 2009)

Kimberly Zirkle and Sarah Byrne have been recognized as Charlotte Business Journal “40 Under 40” winners for 2009.


Joyner Published in World Leasing News

Muldrew Speaks at Moldmaking Expo

Todd Muldrew presents at 2009 Moldmaking Expo


Moore & Van Allen Ranks #1 with Corporate Board Member Magazine
(June 2, 2009)

Corporate Board Member Magazine recently announced that MVA was tied for first place as America's Best Corporate Law Firm in Charlotte.


Kimberly Zirkle Receives Pro Bono Attorney of the Year Award
(May 21, 2009)

Kimberly Zirkle was awarded the Jane V. Harper Pro Bono Attorney of the Year Award for her contribution towards pro bono work over the past year.


Moore & Van Allen is a Finalist at the Charlotte Business Journal’s Green Awards
(April 15, 2009)

Moore & Van Allen was named a finalist at the Charlotte Business Journal’s 2009 Green Awards, held at the Charlotte Convention Center on Wednesday, April 15.


George Hanna Receives Julius L. Chambers Diversity Champion Award
(April 14, 2009)

George Hanna was joined by friends and co-workers at the 13th Annual James B. McMillan Fellowship Fund dinner where he received the prestigious Julius L. Chambers Diversity Champion Award.


Tony Lathrop and Mark Wilson Published in the Charlotte Business Journal
(April 3, 2009)

Tony Lathrop and Mark Wilson published an article on Internet searches creating trademark infringement cases.


2008 Litigation Year in Review
(April 1, 2009)

Moore & Van Allen's litigation team has released their first annual Year-in-Review.


David Wheeler Authors Chapter Regarding Commercial Bankruptcy Strategies
(March 2009)

David Wheeler has contributed a chapter regarding commercial bankruptcy strategies to a recently published book.


Tony Lathrop featured in February 16, 2009 North Carolina Lawyers Weekly article for successfully obtaining personal jurisdiction over an out-of-state corporate officer.
(February 16, 2009)

Tony Lathrop featured in February 16, 2009 North Carolina Lawyers Weekly article for successfully obtaining personal jurisdiction over an out-of-state corporate officer.


Carol Bowen Published on the Impact of Medicare and Medicaid
(February 2009)

Carol Bowen has contributed a chapter to a recently published book on the legal impact of Medicare and Medicaid.


Emmy nominated basketball analyst, Jay Bilas Talks College Hoops
(February 1, 2009)

Jay Bilas recently authored an article on ESPN.com and was featured in an interview in the Charleston Post & Courier.


Tony Lathrop and Mark Wilson Featured in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly article (February 1, 2009) for Winning Trademark Infringement Case
(February 1, 2009)

Tony Lathrop and Mark Wilson were featured in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly for successfully defending their client in a trademark infringement case.


Tony Lathrop Featured in NC Lawyers Weekly Article
(February 1, 2009)

Tony Lathrop was featured in an article in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly for successfully representing his client in a lawsuit against a corporate officer.


MVA Announces New Members
(January 1, 2009)

Moore & Van Allen is pleased to announce five new members.


Moore & Van Allen is Named a “Go-To Law Firm” for the Fortune 500® by Incisive Media
(December 1, 2008)

Incisive Media has named Moore & Van Allen a “Go-To Law Firm” for the nation’s Fortune 500® companies.


MVA Named Among Nation's Top Law Firms for Client Service
(November 21, 2008)

MVA earns a spot in client service ratings for providing "superior client service" to America's Fortune 1000 companies by BTI Consulting Group


High Rankings for Moore & Van Allen’s Litigation Practice in Benchmark Litigation 2009
(November 12, 2008)

Moore & Van Allen's litigation practice has received high marks in the Benchmark Litigation 2009 listing of North Carolina firms.


Moore & Van Allen is Recognized as a 2008 Best Place to Work
(November 5, 2008)

The Charlotte Business Journal has recognized Moore & Van Allen as one of the Best Places to Work for 2008.


Thirty-two MVA Attorneys Named Best Lawyers in America

Moore & Van Allen is proud to announce that 34 attorneys firm-wide have been named Best Lawyers in America.


Moore & Van Allen Launches New Recruiting Website
(August 13, 2008)

Moore & Van Allen is proud to announce the launch of its new recruiting website, www.mvalawrecruiting.com


Moore & Van Allen is Named a “Go-To Law Firm” for Financial Services Companies
(August 11, 2008)

American Lawyer Media’s Corporate Counsel magazine has named Moore & Van Allen a “Go-To Law Firm” for the nation’s leading financial companies in its annual survey of in-house counsel teams at top financial services companies.


Tony Lathrop Speaks at Network of Trial Law Firms CLE Program
www.trial.com
Mark Wilson, Charlotte, (August 1, 2008)

Tony Lathrop spoke at the seventh annual litigation management CLE program, presented by the Network of Trial Law Firms, Inc.


Moore & Van Allen is Named a “Go-To Law Firm” for Technology
(July 7, 2008)

American Lawyer Media’s Corporate Counsel magazine has named Moore & Van Allen a “Go-To Law Firm” for technology in its annual survey of in-house counsel teams at the world’s largest technology companies.


Moore & Van Allen Attorney is Recognized with Public Service Award
(June 17, 2008)

Alton (Larry) Gwaltney, III has received the Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Award for 2008.


Chambers USA Names Moore & Van Allen Top Industry Leaders
(June 13, 2008)

Chambers USA has awarded Moore & Van Allen top recognition in two areas, banking and finance, as well as bankruptcy and restructuring.


Steve Hader is Recognized As One Of The World's Leading Corporate Immigration Lawyers
(June 10, 2008)

Steve Hader has been recognized by "Who's Who Legal" as one of the world's leading corporate immigration lawyers.


Moore & Van Allen Member Receives “40 Under 40” Award
(June 9, 2008)

Amy Johnson has been recognized as a Charlotte Business Journal “40 Under 40” winner for 2008.


Moore & Van Allen Recognized for Support of Charlotte Women's Bar
(May 8, 2008)

Moore & Van Allen was recently recognized for its support of the Charlotte Women's Bar (CWB) at the Mid-Year Reception held at the Duke Mansion on May 8.


David Wheeler Appointed to American Bankruptcy Institute Board of Directors
(May 5, 2008)

David Wheeler will be the first South Carolina attorney to serve on the ABI Board.


Tony Lathrop Participated in a Panel Discussion at the Network of Trial Law Firms' Spring Meeting
(May 2, 2008)

Tony Lathrop participated in a panel discussion on trademark litigation involving internet key word searches.


Zirkle Receives 2008 VLP Pro Bono Award
Charlotte and Raleigh, (April 28, 2008)

Kimberly Zirkle was recognized for her outstanding pro bono work at the Power of Justice Luncheon on April 28.


Moore & Van Allen is Nominated for the Charlotte Business Journal’s Green Awards
Charlotte, (April 16, 2008)

Moore & Van Allen received a nomination in the For-Profit Business category at the Charlotte Business Journal’s 2008 Green Awards.


Three MVA Attorneys Named South Carolina Super Lawyers
(April 14, 2008)

Moore & Van Allen is pleased to announce that three of its' attorneys have been named South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2008.


Water Use Impacts Development
Charlotte Business Journal, (April 4, 2008)

Last year's record-setting drought has begun to impact the development of real estate in this area in a number of ways, both indirect and direct.


Moore & Van Allen’s Web site is Recognized as one of the Best in North Carolina
(March 24, 2008)

Moore & Van Allen’s website received second place recognition in North Carolina Lawyer’s Weekly third annual publication of best legal Web sites in North Carolina.


MVA Receives 2007 Spirit Award
Charlotte, (February 25, 2008)

Moore & Van Allen was recognized with one of the area's highest honors in the arts.


USCIS Changes Security Clearance Policy on Long-Pending Green Card Applications
(February 2008)

As a result of federal litigation, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service ("USCIS") announced a change in their policy for long-pending I-485 ("Green Card") applications.


Moore & Van Allen announces recipient of UNC Chancellor's Scholarship

Moore & Van Allen is pleased to announce that Matthew Blake Huffman, a second year University of North Carolina Law student from Salisbury, is the recipient of the Moore & Van Allen Chancellor's Scholarship for the current academic year.


Twenty-three MVA attorneys named NC Super Lawyers

Moore & Van Allen is pleased to announce that 23 of its attorneys have been named North Carolina Super Lawyers for 2008.


Fifteen Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Named Legal Elite
Business North Carolina Magazine, 2008, (January 22, 2008)

Business North Carolina magazine's Legal Elite names 15 MVA attorneys.


Moore & Van Allen announces new members
(January 18, 2008)

MVA Named Among Nation's Top Law Firms for Client Service

MVA earns a spot in client service ratings for providing "superior client service" to America's Fortune 1000 companies by BTI Consulting Group


Firm Ranks #1 with Corporate Board Member Magazine

Moore & Van Allen was selected as the best corporate law firm in Charlotte.


New Gay Bias Bill Would Broaden Workplace Protections

Research Triangle Park office partners with UNC Children's Hospital

MVA presents UNC Children’s Hospital with a donation at University of North Carolina's Dean E. Smith Center during basketball game


Moore & Van Allen Honored for Helping to Clean the Air

Moore & Van Allen recognized for its innovative approach to addressing air quality by encouraging employees to use alternative commute options.


Moore & Van Allen Among Sponsors of CED's 17th Annual Tech Conference
Research Triangle

MVA Wins Balanced Life Workplace Award

The North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys (NCAWA) recognizes Moore & Van Allen's commitment to work-life balance.


Moore & Van Allen Honored with Pro Bono Award

Moore & Van Allen receives Pro Bono Award for Outstanding Large Firm


Hader Appears on CNN

Hader appeared on CNN to talk about securing a work visa for soccer star David Beckham.


Litigator Gwaltney Speaks About Defendant Class Actions
Scottsdale, Arizona

Larry Gwaltney to speak about defendant class actions


McGinnis Published in Labor & Employment Book

McGinnis authored a chapter for an Inside the Minds' book on labor and employment litigation.


Tony Lathrop is a Member of Panel Discussion Regarding In-House Counsel Risk Management Techniques
(November 3, 2006)

Tony Lathrop featured in May 6, 1996 North Carolina Lawyers Weekly article for trial and favorable jury verdict in Woodson-type construction accident case.
(May 6, 1996)

MVA member Tony Lathrop was featured in May 6, 1996 North Carolina Lawyers Weekly article for trial and favorable jury verdict in Woodson-type construction accident case.


Employment Seminar Covers Hot Topics

Fall employment seminar focuses on avoiding common wage and hour pitfalls, preparing for a collective action lawsuit and managing electronic records.


Robertson Named Town Attorney for St. George

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