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03/2018: Are there any new laws proposed by thelegislature in North Carolina that we should knowabout?

There is a new House Bill 789, The End of Life OptionAct. This would allow certain terminally ill patients to end theirlives in a "humane and dignified"... [Read More]

01/2018: Karen McKeithen Schaede Named to Business North Carolina's Legal Elite

Karen McKeithen Schaede, a partner in Connors Morgan, PLLC, has been named one of the state's Legal Elite for 2018 by Business North Carolina magazine. Fewer than 3 percent of North Carolina attorneys are chosen for this honor, which recognizes the top lawyers in the state as voted upon by their peers. The listing of North … [ Read More]

09/2017: Connors Morgan is pleased to welcome Scott Meyers to the practice!

Scott focuses his practice on dispute resolution and litigation as well as creditors' rights. He helps businesses, business owners, and individuals find efficient ways to resolve their disputes, protect their interests, and collect what is owed to them. Scott has extensive litigation experience in the North Carolina … [ Read More]

09/2017: Recent Articles- Health and Employment Law

Ask The Lawyer By Karen McKeithen Schaede Have a question about the law? Send your questions to: [email protected] … [ Read More]

02/2017: What is the best asset to gift to charity in my estate plan?

When clients come to meet with me, they often have charitable goals included in their estate plan. While they usually plan to leave the bulk of their assets to family, some may want to leave a percentage of their estate or a specific amount of assets to demonstrate their passion for a cause or organization. Most clients also … [ Read More]

01/2017: What can I do to prevent patients from abusing painkillers prescribed to them?

Recently, there has been a rise in opioid overdose due to abuse of prescription painkillers such as Vicodin, OxyContin and Percocet. In 2012, 259 million prescriptions for these drugs were written in the United States and since 2013 hydrocodone has been prescribed to Medicare patients more than any other drug. The potential … [ Read More]