- Sheri Nester
Jeffrey S. Southerland
Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Creditors' Rights
Business Services & Governmental Affairs
Labor & Employment Law
Real Estate & Construction Law
Jeff Southerland, a Director, is a member of the firm’s Litigation Group. Jeff, a Greensboro native, regularly appears on behalf of clients throughout North Carolina’s state and federal courts, including the Bankruptcy Court and the North Carolina Business Court. He has experience in many types of commercial litigation, including banking, secured party, insurance and financial matters, construction litigation, real estate and boundary disputes, estate litigation, shareholder disputes, and employment litigation.
Jeff also has experience litigating a wide range of intellectual property issues across the nation, including unfair competition matters, matters involving trade secrets, covenants not to compete, matters involving trademarks and service marks, trade dress matters, patent matters, and copyright matters.
Jeff is fluent in Spanish and regularly assists Spanish speaking clients and businesses in matters throughout North Carolina.
- J.D., Wake Forest University
- Lonnie B. Williams and Marvin K. Blount Scholarships, Wake Forest School of Law
- B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- Greensboro Bar Association
- North Carolina Bar Association
- American Bar Association