Type: Direct Certification, Approved Private Certification Programs
State Programs: Appellate Practice; Bankruptcy Law; Criminal Law; Elder Law; Estate Planning & Probate Law; Family Law; Immigration Law; Privacy and Information Security Law; Real Property Law; Trademark Law; Utilities Law; Workers' Compensation Law
Private Programs: Business Bankruptcy, Civil Practice Advocacy, Civil Trial Advocacy, Consumer Bankruptcy, Complex Litigation, Creditors' Rights, Criminal Law Trial Advocacy, DUI Defense, Elder Law, Estate Planning Law, Family Law Trial Advocacy, Juvenile Law - Child Welfare, Legal Professional Liability, Medical Professional Liability, Patent Litigation, Privacy Law, Social Security Disability, Truck Accident Law
Regulatory Scheme: Rule 7.4 permits lawyers to communicate information regarding certification where awarded by the North Carolina State Bar, organizations approved by the state bar or programs accredited by the American Bar Association. Such communications must state the name of the certifying organization and must not be false or misleading.
Brian Oten, Executive Director
North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization
P.O. Box 25908
Raleigh, North Carolina 27611