Poyner Spruill has offices in Raleigh, Charlotte, Rocky Mount, and Southern Pines, North Carolina, giving it a statewide presence. The firm’s size enables it to foster individual attorney excellence in such diverse practice areas as bankruptcy, workouts, creditors’ rights, employment law, commercial real estate, employee benefits, banking law, venture capital, public utilities, health care law, governmental relations, environmental law, securities law, municipal law, construction law, white collar criminal defense, as well as trials and appeals in all state, federal and administrative courts and tribunals and alternative dispute resolution. The firm brings to bear the resources, talent and experience of all four offices to serve the needs of its clients. In addition, its reputation, size, and client base enable Poyner Spruill to effectively represent the national and regional interests of its clients.
Professional Associations & Memberships
The firm is a member of the USLAW NETWORK, an affiliation of more than 60 independent firms and over 3,500 litigators across the United States. USLAW NETWORK member firms provide high quality legal representation to major corporations, captive insurance companies, insurance carriers, and large and small businesses across the United States.
The firm is the only North Carolina law firm member of the State Capital Group, an association of fifty independent law firms located in the fifty state capitals and several foreign countries. Poyner Spruill clients have immediate access to legal representation in every state and in countries such as Mexico, Canada and Great Britain. Member firms of the State Capital Group practice independently and not in a relationship for the joint practice of law.
Honors and Awards
Twenty-six Poyner Spruill attorneys named "Best Lawyers in America" 2015. Best Lawyers bases its listings on an exhaustive and rigorous peer-review survey of the legal profession in which attorneys nationwide are asked to rate the top practitioners in their areas of practice in their jurisdictions. Because listings are based on the votes of other lawyers and cannot be bought, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.
Poyner Spruill LLP Achieves Top Law Firm Rankings in North Carolina “Best Law Firms®” List - 2015 and in 34 practice areas, affirming its continued commitment to excellence in the legal field. First-Tier rankings include Administrative / Regulatory Law; Banking and Finance Law; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Commercial Litigation; Construction Law; Employment Law – Management; Environmental Law; Financial Services Regulation Law; Health Care Law; Insurance Law; Litigation (Antitrust, Construction, Environmental, Labor & Employment, Municipal, Real Estate, Trusts & Estates); Real Estate Law; and Tax Law.
Top Honors Given to Poyner Spruill by Chambers USA - June 2015 - We are pleased to announce that both the firm and 12 of its attorneys have been given high honors by Chambers USA in the 2015 listings for North Carolina. Poyner Spruill is ranked in Banking, Bankruptcy, Environmental, Health Law, Real Estate, and LItigation areas.
Fifeteen Poyner Spruill Attorneys Selected As Legal Elite - January 2015 - We are proud to announce that Fifteen of its attorneys have been ranked among Business North Carolina magazine’s 2015 “Legal Elite”. For the fourteenth consecutive year, this honor awards the top lawyers in the state in 14 categories who are nominated and voted on by more than 20,000 active members of the North Carolina State Bar.
2015 Super Lawyers Selected - Jan 2015 - proud to announce that Fifteen of its attorneys have been ranked among Business North Carolina magazine’s 2015 “Legal Elite”. For the fourteenth consecutive year, this honor awards the top lawyers in the state in 14 categories who are nominated and voted on by more than 20,000 active members of the North Carolina State Bar.
2015 Super Lawyers Selected - Jan 2015 - Thirty-two lawyers from Poyner Spruill LLP were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in Super Lawyers magazine's ranking of North Carolina “Super Lawyers” and "Rising Stars."