Moore & Van Allen Law Firm, Attorneys
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  • B.S., University of South Carolina, 2006
  • J.D., Charleston School of Law, 2010
  • South Carolina, 2010
  • North Carolina, 2012
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of North Carolina, 2012
100 North Tryon Street
Suite 4700
Charlotte, NC 28202-4003

James (Jay) Douglas Harper

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Discovery Practice

Jay Harper is a discovery attorney on the Litigation team at Moore & Van Allen.  Mr. Harper’s practice focuses exclusively on discovery related matters in complex commercial disputes in both state and federal court as well as regulatory and internal investigations. 

He has managed numerous large-scale document review projects where he has supervised teams of five to 50 or more lawyers to meet production deadlines. As part of these projects, Mr. Harper provides detailed budgeting, timing, progress, review results to counsel handling the merits of the case and clients.

Mr. Harper’s matters include clients in the financial services, disputes pertaining to misappropriation of trade secrets, and complex contractual disputes.

Jay also seeks to serve the community by participating in Habitat for Humanity projects and was named to the Access to Justice Pro Bono Honor Roll by Legal Services of Southern Piedmont, Legal Aid of North Carolina-Charlotte, and Council for Children’s Rights.

Of Note

  • Named to the Access to Justice Pro Bono Partners 2013 Pro Bono Honor Roll by Legal Services of Southern Piedmont, Legal Aid of North Carolina–Charlotte, and Council for Children’s Rights

Professional Affiliations

  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • American Bar Association