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Jane Pfister
Phone: 919.838.2116
Fax: 919.821.6800

Practice Areas

Bar & Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina
  • All North Carolina State Courts


University of North Carolina, J.D., with high honors, 1981

Duke University, A.B., magna cum laude, 1978

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Susan H. Hargrove

  • 150 Fayetteville Street, Suite 2300
    Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Phone: 919.821.6716
  • Fax: 919.821.6800

Susan Hargrove focuses her practice on commercial litigation and dispute resolution with an emphasis in trade secret and non-compete matters.

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Member, American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Board of Advisors, Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Executive Committee of the British American Council, Triangle Chapter
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Health, Litigation and Dispute Resolution Sections
  • Staff Member, North Carolina Law Review
  • Wake County Bar Association

Honors & Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America©, Commercial Litigation (2016-2017)
  • North Carolina Super Lawyers (2015-2017)
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rated
  • Elected to Order of the Coif
  • North Carolina Superior Court Certified Mediator


  • Represented companies in contract litigation, including international marketing agreement dispute, disputes arising out of business dissolutions, trade secret disputes and business tort litigation
  • Represented health care clients in scope of practice litigation, managed care contract disputes, business tort litigation and regulatory proceedings, including certificate of need matters
  • Represented clients in employment litigation, including breach of contract, covenants not to compete, wage and hour litigation, and physician recruitment agreements