North Carolina – January 2020.  Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo LLP, a leading regional litigation and dispute management law firm, is pleased to announce the promotions of Lee Dixon, Michael Hedgepeth, Michael Rothrock, Holly Stott, and Shari Ballard.

“We are excited to promote these five individuals in recognition of their years of excellent work and dedication to their clients,” said Hedrick Gardner managing partner Paul Lawrence. “We look forward to many more years of their continued success.”

In the Charlotte office, Michael Hedgepeth was promoted to partner and Shari Ballard was promoted to special counsel. Michael and Shari focus their practices on workers’ compensation. 

In the Raleigh office, Michael Rothrock and Holly Stott were promoted to partner. Michael focuses his practice on civil litigation and Holly focuses on workers’ compensation.

In the Columbia office, Lee Dixon was promoted to partner. Lee focuses his practice on civil litigation and workers’ compensation.

About Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo LLP:

We have partnered with businesses of all sizes throughout the Carolinas for over 60 years and have become one of the region’s premier law firms for conflict and litigation prevention, management, and resolution. With nearly 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 client’s needs. From small and medium size 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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