The North Carolina State Bar Council recently appointed Smith Anderson partner, Michael E. Weddington, as Vice Chair of the Board of Legal Specialization (the Board). Mr. Weddington has served on the Board since 2002 and will continue to serve through 2008. The Board manages the Plan of Legal Specialization adopted and administered by the State Bar.
A litigator for over 30 years, Mr. Weddington's diverse practice focuses on appellate advocacy; administrative law and litigation; commercial and construction litigation; and intellectual property law and litigation. He also serves as a neutral in alternative dispute resolution matters.