North Carolina – January 2024.  Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo LLP, a leading regional litigation and dispute management law firm, is pleased to announce the promotion of five attorneys to special counsel across the firm’s offices.

“We are proud to recognize the hard work and client dedication this group of attorneys has demonstrated,” said Hedrick Gardner managing partner Paul Lawrence. “We look forward to a future marked by their continued excellence and commitment to both the firm and our valued clients.”  

Matt Lancaster, Pete Bigham, and Kari Swindle were promoted to special counsel in the firm’s Charlotte office; their practices focus on civil litigation.

Preston Rollero was promoted in the Raleigh office where he focuses his practice on civil litigation.

In the Wilmington office, Lauren Travers, also a workers’ compensation attorney, was promoted.

About Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo LLP:

We have partnered with businesses of all sizes throughout the Carolinas for over 65 years and have become one of the region’s premier law firms for conflict and litigation prevention, management, and resolution. With over 100 attorneys in Charlotte, Raleigh, Wilmington, and Asheville, North Carolina, and Columbia, South Carolina, we are well equipped to effectively and efficiently respond to our clients’ needs. From small and medium-sized businesses to Fortune 500 companies, our clients include businesses in the retail, transportation, finance, healthcare, insurance, and professional service industries. We are, first and foremost, a litigation firm, investigating and evaluating claims with an eye toward quick, advantageous resolutions for our clients. While the vast majority of cases settle pre-trial, our attorneys have substantial trial experience and a reputation of being at home in the courtroom.



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