Biography

Veronica Fleury brings a personal touch to her claims handling, providing clients a complete picture of their situation and an analysis of the best options for moving forward. She enjoys analyzing all aspects of a matter, including the legal ramifications, as well as the personal and ethical elements involved and remains a fierce advocate for each client she serves.

Prior to joining Hedrick Gardner, Veronica worked as an attorney at two other Asheville firms, handling civil and workers’ compensation matters. She has argued appeals before the Full Commission and defended cases before the North Carolina Court of Appeals. A regular presenter of continuing education training, she is passionate about educating her clients on workers’ compensation best practices.

A graduate of the Charlotte School of Law, Veronica served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Louis A. Bledsoe, Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases, and held an Hon. James B. McMillan legal fellowship followed by an externship at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Charlotte.

When not practicing law, Veronica enjoys taking advantage of everything that Western North Carolina has to offer, including both the natural and cultural elements of Asheville and the surrounding area.

Experience and Involvement

PROFESSIONAL AND CIVIC INVOLVEMENT:

  • North Carolina State Bar
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys
Honors

HONORS:

Charlotte School of Law:

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Awards (highest class grade) in 14 courses
  • Order of the Crown Honor Society
  • Dean’s List
  • Presidential Honors Program Honoree