The North Carolina House of Representatives, upon recommendation by House Speaker Tim Moore, has reappointed Smith Anderson Attorney Andrew Atkins to the North Carolina Rules Review Commission (RRC). The RRC is an executive agency which was created by the General Assembly in 1986 and is charged with reviewing and approving rules adopted by state agencies. The RRC consists of 10 commissioners appointed by the General Assembly, five on the recommendation of the President Pro Tempore of the Senate and five on the recommendation of the Speaker of the House.
Andrew has served on the RRC since 2017, and his new term will expire in June 2021. Andrew is a member of the firm’s Construction and Commercial Litigation practice groups. He represents owners, contractors and developers in multi-party disputes involving public and private commercial projects. He is also regularly involved in other commercial, contract and business-related disputes.
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