Marshall (828) 649-8322

Asheville (828) 258-0076

Burnsville (828) 536-5032

full service law firm with offices

in Asheville, Burnsville and Marshall




Posted: DEC-21, 2018

Holiday Schedule

Our offices will be  closed for the holidays beginning at  5:00 PM on Friday, December 21, 2018. We plan to reopen at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, January 2, 2019, unless weather developments dictate otherwise. Please expect response times to be delayed accordingly. Your patience and understanding are greatly appreciated as we take this time to be away with our families and loved ones. The firm wishes you a wonderful holiday season and a happy, healthy, and prosperous New Year 2019.  


Posted: DEC-10, 2018

Inclement Weather | Closings & Delays

Due to the winter storm affecting roads and travel throughout the area, our  Asheville and Burnsville offices will be CLOSED on Monday, December 10th, and our Marshall location will delay opening until 12:00 PM (noon). We are informed that courthouses will be closed today in Buncombe and Yancey, and the Madison County Courthouse will delay opening until 11:00 AM; all sessions of court are cancelled in those three counties. Clients who had court today may find additional details at


Posted: NOV-19, 2018

Holiday Closings

In observance of Thanksgiving, our offices will be closed from Wednesday, November 21st through Sunday, November 25th. We will resume normal business hours at 8:30 AM on Monday, November 26th. The firm wishes you a wonderful holiday! 


Posted: SEP-06, 2018

READ this BEFORE you pay that ticket

Attorney Joe Bowman explains the pitfalls of paying your traffic ticket before consulting with a lawyer. This article includes an instructive chart outlining the SDIP point system and possible increases that you could face with your auto insurance premiums.


Posted: AUG-21, 2018

Drugs and moonshine can spell big (tax) trouble

Attorney Joe Bowman discusses the history of North Carolina’s Unauthorized Substances Tax and explains how, when, and to whom it applies, along with the formulas used to calculate the amount owed.