LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Long-standing history of representing local government in eastern North Carolina

Davis Hartman Wright PLLC’s Local Government Practice is well known for its long-standing history of representing various municipalities and other government entities in eastern North Carolina. Michael Scott Davis, head of the firm’s local government practice, has served as city attorney for the City of New Bern and as town attorney for the Town of Oriental for almost 20 years. Mr. Davis also serves as town attorney for the Town of Vanceboro and for the Town of Alliance. Additionally, he has served as general counsel for the Bay Ridge Metropolitan Sewer District for over 10 years.

The firm’s Local Government Practice Group relies heavily on its interaction with the firm’s Labor and Employment Practice Group, the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group, and the firm’s Litigation Practice Group to provide clients with comprehensive and in-depth representation, using the strengths and experience of the attorneys and paralegals in the firm most qualified to handle the various matters and issues that arise.

Local Government Law Contact

M. Scott Davis, Group Leader
msd@dhwlegal.com
(252) 514-2828
(252) 571-2050 mobile

I. Clark Wright, Jr. 
icw@dhwlegal.com
(252) 514-2828
(252) 229-5900 mobile

J. Michael Genest
jmg@dhwlegal.com
(252) 514-2828
(252) 389-9830 mobile

Suzanne Hartman, Paralegal
suzanne@dhwlegal.com
(252) 514-2828

Peggy Garvick, Paralegal 
pdg@dhwlegal.com
(252) 514-2828

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