Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Asheville’s Own Living Treasure Ms. Oralene Simmons

Next Monday the 15th is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day when we pause to honor and remember a man and his movement to bring equality and civil rights for everyone. Many courageous people were part of that…

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Congratulations to the MWB Business North Carolina 2018 Legal Elite!

Nine McGuire Wood & Bissette attorneys are recognized by their peers for inclusion in the 2018 edition of Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite, a listing of the state’s top lawyers. We congratulate our attorneys John…

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Season’s Greetings and Merry Christmas To All!!

On this day, December 21, the first day of winter, we pause to wish all of you, our friends, family, clients, partners and community a very Merry Christmas and the warmest Season’s Greetings! We hope that…

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Employment Law Attorney Sabrina Rockoff Addresses Sexual Harassment In Asheville Citizen-Times Article

  Sexual Harassment is a big topic in the news lately. It seems everyday there is a new allegation of someone being harassed in the workplace. Locally here in Asheville, restaurants and other businesses are proactively…

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Attorney Spotlight Part 5: Harris M. Livingstain

From time to time this newsfeed will include a closer look at our attorneys. The posts will be on topics not necessarily about the law but about what is personally important to our attorneys outside the…

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MWB Medicaid Myth Buster Blogs

Attorneys Kathleen Rodberg and Andrew Atherton of McGuire Wood & Bissette kicked off a series of blogs called “Medicaid Myth Busters.” The first in the series, published last May, is titled “Medicaid Myth Buster #1: The State Will…

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Happy Hanukkah from McGuire Wood & Bissette!

This evening Tuesday, December 12th marks the beginning of the eight day long miracle of lights, Hanukkah. We wish all our friends, family, staff, attorneys, clients, and community the very happiest celebration during this season…

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Attorney Susan S. Barbour Awarded as N.C. Bar Board Certified Specialist in Commercial Real Property Law

We are very proud of Susan’s achievement and what it means for her clients. She is now even more prepared to provide excellent counsel for the people with whom she works. Susan is one of…

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Small Estate ≠ Simple Estate

December 5, 2017 By: Kathleen Rodberg Many people have heard about the probate process and are frequently anxious about the prospect of administering an estate.  In brief, “probate” (as it is often called) is the…

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Attorney Richard Kort Offers Advice for Good Samaritans

The Unofficial Holiday Guide for the Good Samaritan As we are now in full throttle of the holiday season, most of us will receive word of an overwhelming need of an individual in our community,…

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