Mary concentrates her practice in catastrophic injury litigation, construction defect, product liability, professional liability, premises liability, education law, trucking and transportation and other complex litigation. Her civil trial practice includes all phases of litigation including trial and motion practice, discovery, appeals, arbitrations and mediations. She has tried over 100 jury trials in state and federal courts throughout her 25+ year career. Mary is a Certified Litigation Management Professional designated by the Claims & Litigation Management Institute.
Represented commercial defendants in motor vehicle accidents involving catastrophic injuries or wrongful death whereby defense verdicts were obtained.
Represented school systems on sexual abuse claims.
Successfully obtained directed verdict in a slip/fall case involving commercial property.
Previous Legal Experience
McAngus Goudelock & Courie, Raleigh, NC, Partner, Litigation
Patterson, Dilthey, Clay & Bryson, Raleigh, NC, Partner, Litigation