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Blake Simpson Fricks Profiled in Walter Magazine for her Role as Director of Development for Neighbor to Neighbor

January 3, 2014

Raleigh, N.C. –Smith Anderson attorney Blake Simpson Fricks was recently profiled in Walter Magazine’s “Art and Culture, Givers” section in the article “Blake Simpson Fricks: A Good Neighbor.” The feature focuses on Blake’s years of service to Neighbor to Neighbor (n2n), a nonprofit organization that provides academic programs, job training and other activities for kids and adults who live in neighborhoods where there is a need. To read this article in its entirety, please visit Walter Magazine online.

About Blake Simpson Fricks

Blake Simpson Fricks joined Smith Anderson in October 2007 and concentrates her practice on corporate and intellectual property law. For more information on Blake, please visit her bio on

About Smith Anderson’s Commitment to Community Service

A steadfast commitment to community service has been a hallmark of Smith Anderson since our founding over 100 years ago. Many of our lawyers and staff volunteer their time to support a full range of causes in the community, as well as to causes that promote the administration of justice. In addition, the Firm’s Smith Anderson Community Fund, directed by a diverse committee of lawyers and staff, provides financial support to local organizations that help people meet their most basic needs. For more information on Smith Anderson’s commitment to community service, please visit

About Neighbor to Neighbor

In 1994, Neighbor to Neighbor (n2n) was developed in answer to the needs of mothers and their families living in Southeast Raleigh’s public housing communities. For more information on n2n and to see what opportunities are available to volunteers, please visit

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