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Amended Rules of the North Carolina Business Court
   (effective January 1, 2017)

Order Adopting Amendments to the Rules of the
   North Carolina
Business Court

Rules of the North Carolina Business Court
   (effective 2006-2016)

Semiannual Report to the General Assembly (February 1, 2018)

The North Carolina Business Court is an administrative division of the General Court of Justice.  Cases involving complex and significant issues of corporate and commercial law in North Carolina are designated by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of North Carolina to a Special Superior Court Judge who oversees all aspects of the case from the time of designation through trial or other resolution. 
 


SPECIAL INFORMATION

 


Greensboro
The Honorable James L. Gale
Chief Business Court Judge
211 North Greene Street
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401
(Enter at 201 North Greene Street)
Telephone: 336.271.6400
Facsimile: 336.271.6401
Judicial Assistant: W. David Moore
E-mail: William.D.Moore@ncbusinesscourt.net
Law Clerks: Kaitlin M. Price and Jordan C. Hilton
E-mail: clerk@ncbusinesscourt.net

Charlotte
The Honorable Louis A. Bledsoe, III
Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases
832 East Fourth Street, Suite 9600
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
Telephone: 704.686.0144 
Facsimile: 704.686.0336
Business Court Coordinator: Thomas W. Estes
E-mail: charlotte.info@ncbusinesscourt.net
Law Clerks: Ethan R. White and Dexter C. Hobbs
E-mail: charlotte.lawclerk@ncbusinesscourt.net

The Honorable Adam M. Conrad
Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases
832 East Fourth Street, Suite 9600
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
Telephone: 704.686.0144 
Facsimile: 704.686.0336
Business Court Coordinator: Thomas W. Estes
E-mail: charlotte.info@ncbusinesscourt.net
Law Clerks: Alexander W. Knowles and Benjamin A. Ellis
E-mail: charlotte.lawclerk2@ncbusinesscourt.net

Raleigh
The Honorable Gregory P. McGuire
Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases
Physical Address:
316 Fayetteville Street, Suite 1035
Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
Mailing Address:
Post Office Box 989
Raleigh, North Carolina 27602
Telephone: 919.792.4700

Facsimile: 919.792.4701
Judicial Assistant: Kelly S. O'Neill
E-mail: Kelly.S.ONeill@ncbusinesscourt.net
Law Clerks: Grace A. Gregson and Sarah R. Cansler
E-mail: raleigh.clerk@
ncbusinesscourt.net

Winston-Salem
The Honorable Michael L. Robinson
Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases
Worrell Professional Center - Room 3206
1834 Wake Forest Road
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27109
Telephone: 336.955.3000
Facsimile: 336.955.3001
Judicial Assistant: Sharon S. Turner
E-mail: Sharon.S.Turner@ncbusinesscourt.net
Law Clerks: Kelly A. Warlich and Whitney R. Pakalka
E-mail: winston.clerk@ncbusinesscourt.net
 

 

 

 

NOTICE: The North Carolina Business Court's e-filing system was upgraded to a new system on June 19, 2017.  If you did not receive an e-mail from the Court regarding your user name and password for the new e-filing system, please create a new user account by selecting “Request Account” at https://ncbc.nccourts.org/filer/.

The North Carolina Business Court's designation procedure was revised on March 16, 2017, to update the requirements for sending Notices of Designation.  Click here to view the updated procedure.

RECENT OPINIONS

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18-CVS-1064 (Gaston - Bledsoe)

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16-CVS-2877 (Iredell - Conrad)

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18-CVS-2022 (Wake - McGuire)

PEE DEE ELEC. MEMBERSHIP CORP. v. KING
2018 NCBC 22 (03-15-2018)

17-CVS-367 (Anson - Bledsoe)

BANDY v. A PERFECT FIT FOR YOU, INC.
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16-CVS-456 (Carteret - McGuire)

MOSS v. TOWELL
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16-CVS-11038 (Wake - Gale)

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2018 NCBC 19 (02-23-2018)

17-CVS-1663 (Wake - Conrad)

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15-CVS-6784 (Forsyth - Robinson)

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16-CVS-1578 (Durham - McGuire)

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